A Silver Bullet

A drug that prevents the virus that causes HIV from replicating is now available through the Fan Free Clinic.



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"...since it must be used daily for the rest of your life, than can mean it’s out of reach for many people who could benefit from it but who have no access to insurance..."

While PrEP can be used for one's entire life, it is designed to be used during periods of high risk, meaning it does not HAVE to be taken for the rest of one's life, just like with birth control. There are also assistance programs in existence from the state and Gilead that can help pay for the drug and surrounding medical expenses.

Sarah Kellman 176 days ago