"[R]esearchers found that, among a cohort consisting mostly of same-sex–attracted men on the HIV-prevention regimen PrEP, “quarterly rates of rectal gonorrhea and urethral chlamydia increased steadily and about doubled after one year."
Honored to have Rev. Al Sharpton holding our AHF t-shirt that reads "AIDS is a Civil Rights Issue" on #MLKday. Reverend Sharpton once marched with Martin Luther King Jr. himself and we are honored by his continued support of our foundation.
“Taking medications every day can be a challenge, especially if that medication is being used only as a preventative measure and taken by young, healthy adults. An implantable device that only needs to be refilled once or twice a year could revolutionize HIV PrEP treatment the same way that long-acting and implantable birth control devices have broadened choices for contraception.”
"The temperature here, above the polar circle, can drop to as low as -64C (-83F) in the winter...AHF has been helping provide antiretroviral therapy (ART) and services to people living with HIV since 2015."