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Some gay and bisexual men see PrEP as a ‘social problem’

Gay and bisexual men have differing attitudes towards men who are using pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), according to US research published in Sociology of Health Illness. A series of focus groups conducted in New York City showed that some men regarded PrEP users as...

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Doravirine combination works well as a switch option

Treatment with Delstrigo was generally safe and well tolerated in both studies, but there were some notable differences in side effects between the doravirine-based combination and the comparison regimens.In DRIVE-SHIFT, about 20% of study participants who switched to...

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Doravirine combination works well as a switch option

Treatment with Delstrigo was generally safe and well tolerated in both studies, but there were some notable differences in side effects between the doravirine-based combination and the comparison regimens.In DRIVE-SHIFT, about 20% of study participants who switched to...

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PrEP regarded as a social problem by some gay and bisexual men

Gay and bisexual men have differing attitudes towards men who are using pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), according to US research published in Sociology of Health Illness. A series of focus groups conducted in New York City showed that some men regarded PrEP users as...

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People living with HIV underestimate the harm of smoking

People with HIV in Denmark who smoke greatly underestimate the impact of smoking on life expectancy, a study of perceptions of life expectancy published this month in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes shows. Current smokers living with HIV, asked to...

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Most PrEP users in Berlin obtained it from informal channels

Over half of men who have sex with men (MSM) living in Berlin who were using HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) accessed it through informal sources, without consistent medical monitoring, according to a recent study published in PLOS ONE. The results also revealed...

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