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Timothy Ray Brown at the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC) in Portland, Oregon

The Berlin Patient, the First Person Ever Cured of HIV, on Taking PrEP: "I Want a Full Sexual Life"

Timothy Ray Brown, known as "the Berlin patient," has begun taking PrEP to make sure he doesn't have to deal with an HIV diagnosis -- again.

person rolling joint, focus on hands, cannabis on table

This Week in HIV Research: Sex, Drugs, and Broken Bones

Aug. 8, 2019: Casual sex partners increase among U.S. MSM; why some MSM undervalue PrEP; proteinuria prevalence and fracture risk; cannabis, cocaine, and inflammation in people living with HIV.

Bone Loss and Recovery in MSM Aged 13-24 Using PrEP for a Year Img

Bone Loss and Recovery in MSM Aged 13-24 Using PrEP for a Year

Results from an open-label study in young people using PrEP showed that impact on bone health might be important as daily dosing is used for many years.

Bone Density Drops About 1% in HIV-Negative MSM and Transgender Women on PrEP Img

Bone Density Drops About 1% in HIV-Negative MSM and Transgender Women on PrEP

Spine and hip bone mineral density fell slightly but significantly in the first 24 weeks of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) among HIV-negative men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender women in the iPrEx study.