I know they are ment to inform but..... is it just me that thinks to them selfs i really hate myself for not getting tested and on prep before i caught it. Idk i have mixed emotions about it, part of me knows im not looking at it the right way but the other half really has to change the channel often to not dredge up old emotions
Gilead said Prep drugs were not to be commericially marketed. Now that seems to be a bald-face lie
It will be awhile before I see my ID doctor. I was just having a thought and wanted to see if anybody knew the answer because I really do not know.
If one is taking Truvada to help keep you undetectable that is great.
If one is taking Truvada as prep from getting HIV, that is great also.
I also know one's HIV strain might be different than another, so there is the chance of making a new strain.
Now my question is if you are taking Truvada to stay undetectable, wouldn't it also help to prevent a… read more
Teens have a hard time talking about sex. Or maybe parents have a hard time talking to their teens about sex. It could also be a combination of both. If your child wanted to start on PrEP, or found out their sexual partner might have HIV, or maybe they just got checked out and found they were positive, what are your thoughts on your child getting medical attention without your consent?
Why do some people who are undetectable or on prep choose to participate unsafe sex?
I believe that because of developments in the HIV treatments have progressed immensely; that there is now a growing number of people living with HIV for over 25 years; we call ourselves "longtime survivors". It is disturbing to me to see the shift in behavior that is existent amongst the millennials (ages 18-35); granted we have come a long way since the 80's with making HIV manageable, but the virus still can cause other side effects. The… read more
There is SO much mis-information in New Mexico about HIV. That is thanks to those agencies who absolutely refused to update their presentations about 5 years ago. With PrEP, and now that they have cured simian HIV...ours is right around the corner. This has become a moot-point in many cities...New Mexico always lags 10 years behind the times. What men AND women should be leery of is those on the DL...in their screwed-up minds they think they are immune...many do and are the very ones who spread HIV!!!
Many people feel that if they're practicing safe sex that there's no need to disclose your HIV status to someone that you're with. Say you're not undetectable and the person isn't on Prep and has a weakened immune system from other than a STI. The condom breaks during sex. What would you do?
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