PrEP: Introducing “The Protectors” Protect Yourself from HIV every day #getPrEPLA

PrEP: Introducing “The Protectors” Protect Yourself from HIV every day  #getPrEPLA

Protect yourself from HIV every day. PrEP (Pre-exposure Prophylaxis) is a daily medicine (taken as a pill) that helps you stay HIV-negative. Learn more at www.getPrEPLA.com. www.facebook.com/getPrEPLA www.twitter.com/getPrEPLA How Do I Get PrEP? PrEP is covered by health insurance plans including Medi-Cal and Medi-Care. If you are not eligible for health insurance, PrEP is still […]

Gay Man Becomes First Reported Daily PrEP User to Contract HIV

Gay Man Becomes First Reported Daily PrEP User to Contract HIV

A gay man has reportedly contracted HIV despite being on a daily regimen of Truvada, also known as preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP). Researchers studying the case believe that the man was adhering to his PrEP regimen at the time he seroconverted. However, the strain of HIV which he came into contact with was resistant to tenofovir and emtricitabine, […]