Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis or PrEP Part 2

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Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, What is it, and How does it work? This is the second article in our series about PrEP or Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. Last month we began the discussion by explaning what PrEP is (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) and what to consider when deciding if PrEP is right for you. In this article, we will cover What […]

The Affordable Care Act and HIV/AIDS

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As part of our ongoing effort to provide useful information to our visitors, we thought it would be helpful to provide you with some information about the Affordable Care Act an its impact on those living with HIV and AIDS. There are are many benefits that the ACA has provided, including improving access to coverage, […]

Vaccines You Need If You Have HIV/AIDS

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With all of the discussion recently about the uptick in measles infections in the media, we thought that it would be helpful to provide information about recommended vaccines for those living with HIV and AIDS. If you have HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) or AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome), you should take special precautions against other infections, […]

HIV. . .What is it?

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What Does HIV Mean? HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus. It is the virus that can lead to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, or AIDS. Unlike some other viruses, the human body cannot get rid of the virus. That means that once you have it, you have it for life. No safe and effective cure currently exists, […]