HIV (AIDS)

PrEP and PEP

Maybe you’ve seen a commercial for brands of PrEP like Discovy or Truvada. Maybe you’ve never heard of it at all. Read More

The PrEP Talk

You may have heard about pre-exposure prophylaxis before or its shortened, more common name of PrEP. If not, that is totally okay too. Read More

World AIDS Day

December 1st is World AIDS Day, a day to raise awareness and education about HIV and AIDS and honor those who have died from AIDS. Read More

To Honor World AIDS Day, Know Your Rights!

Yesterday was World AIDS Day, a day dedicated to raising awareness about HIV. It’s important to learn the facts about HIV and ways teens can protect themselves. Protection includes knowing your rights... Read More

HIV Testing 101

June 27th is National HIV Testing Day, a day to remind people to learn about their risk get tested for HIV so they can know their status. What is HIV? HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus... Read More

Guys that hook up with other guys and STDs!

STDs are common among all young people but guys who hook up with other guys (sometimes referred to as MSM) have higher rates of some STDs. STDs can be spread through skin to skin contact, contact with... Read More

STI Testing, What if it’s positive?

There are ways to prevent sexually transmitted infections (STIs), which are sometimes called sexually transmitted diseases, or STDs, but they are still very common, especially among young pe... Read More