Protecting my Partner, Safer Sex

5 cool things you might not know about Truvada

If you aren’t too familiar with PrEP, it’s a medication an HIV negative person can take once a day to lower their risk of HIV infection by up to 99 percent. Pretty amazing, right? The […]

Protecting my Partner, Safer Sex

Bustin’ 10 myths about PrEP

When it comes to PrEP, there’s a ton of misinformation out there. PrEP is taking the medication, Truvada, once a day to reduce your chances of HIV infection by 90 to 99 percent. It’s possible […]

Living with HIV, Safer Sex, Sex

Do YOU. (Talking about masturbation.)

Your bae just left you, the club scene is anything but lit, or you’re spending way too much time swiping left on Tinder. Maybe you are newly diagnosed and still getting the courage to ramp […]

Blogs With Audio Content, Healthcare Assistance, Living with HIV, Safer Sex, Talking to a Doctor

I’m living with HIV and HPV: What should I know?

Living with HIV and another illness is called a coinfection, which happens because HIV weakens your immune system’s ability to fight off other illnesses. Some people living with HIV also are living with something called […]

Being Young and Positive, Blogs With Audio Content, HIV 101, Living with HIV, Peer Support, Protecting my Partner, Safer Sex

How taking PrEP affects sex, love, and relationships

At one time, condoms were the only way to protect yourself from HIV infection. Thankfully, it’s 2018 now and there more ways than just condoms (which are still cool! 😎). PrEP is a once-daily medicine […]

Being Young and Positive, Living with HIV, Protecting my Partner, Safer Sex

How to disclose your HIV status on dating and hookup apps

We believe that HIV should never stand in the way of your life — and that includes looking for love or a little bit of lovin’. And dating and hookup apps are a great way […]

HIV 101, Protecting my Partner, Safer Sex

How to talk to your doctor about getting on PrEP

PrEP can pave the way to a healthy sex life if you’re HIV negative. But if you ask a doctor about a PrEP prescription, you might find out the doctor is unsure about it. This […]

Healthcare Assistance, HIV 101, Safer Sex

How to get PrEP for free (or cheap)

Taking PrEP can almost eliminate the risk of catching HIV — but can you afford it? PrEP is sold under the name brand Truvada. Taking Truvada can reduce the odds of an HIV infection by […]

Safer Sex

What you need to know about HPV

Human papillomavirus (HPV), the virus that causes genital warts, is an equal-opportunity bug. It’ll infect anybody who is sexually active. 80% of people catch HPV at least once. We wrote about HPV in a previous […]

Peer Support, Protecting my Partner, Safer Sex

What to do when your partner tells you they’re living with HIV

It’s never easy to learn your partner is living with HIV. You fear what’ll happen to them — but you also worry what’ll happen to you. The first thing to remember is your partner had […]