Ask the Doctor: PrEP 101

Q: My husband is HIV positive and has been undetectable for years. I get tested every six months. Should I still go on PrEP? A: You’ve probably heard about the “Undetectable = Untransmittable,” or “U=U” camp...

Ask the Doctor: Diets; Generic Vs. Brand Meds

Is there a “Best Of” for diets? This is a very common question in the nutrition world. You may hear on TV about a fantastic new diet, or a friend might tell you that the diet they recently tried is “the best...

Ask the Doc: HIV Treatment; Substance Abuse

What is the role of peer support in an HIV treatment and prevention setting? Peers are everywhere, constantly providing guidance and comfort to those who are in situations they have been through themselves. ...

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Can you tell me about conception for serodiscordant couples? This preconception period is the time to sit down with your OBGYN and his HIV specialist to discuss your plans. You will likely be referred to a r...

ASK THE DOCTOR: Diets & Weight Loss

Is there a “Best Of” for diets? This is a very common question in the nutrition world. You may hear on TV about a fantastic new diet, or a friend might tell you that the diet they recently tried is “the best!”...
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Ask The Doctor: Should I take PrEP?

Q: I'm a 27-year-old gay man and I'm considering whether to take PrEP or not. What factors should I consider in making my decision? And isn't it pricey? A: Anyone who wants to minimize their risk of getting ...