As long-acting treatment and prevention begins to enter communities, we must move toward dismantling systemic racism

Briefly Nov+Dec 2021

Long-acting PrEP with cabotegravir could be around the corner

Briefly Sep+Oct 2021

Update on opportunistic infections

Dr. Demetre Daskalakis

NYC’s Daskalakis named as CDC HIV prevention chief

Known for his activism, an NYC public health doctor will play a national role

Breaking the cycle

Finding a way out of addiction—with a road map

Pharmacist at counter wearing facial mask

HIV prevention drugs now available in California without prescription

California becomes first U.S. allowing pharmacies to dispense PrEP and PEP without a prescription

Positively Aware: A sneak peak at new HIV meds in development

What's Cooking?

A sneak peak at some of the new drugs coming soon

Sex and pleasure in the time of COVID-19

Pickett Fences: Love the One You’re With – Sex and Pleasure in the time of COVID-19

So HOW IN THE HELL do we talk about sex and pleasure now?

PrEP battles for the vagina

Research for cisgender women and adolescent girls is underway to help determine vaginal protection with Descovy for PrEP

Born Free

Lynnea Lawson was born with HIV, and gave birth to a daughter who is HIV-negative


Pregnancy and dolutegravir; AIDS Quilt finds a new home; survey on women living with HIV; and more

Black and Latino queer men and pleasure

Choosing power over stigma

Positively Aware: Don't call it PrEP

Don’t call it PrEP

Lessons learned from D.C.’s PrEP for Women Initiative

The future is already here

Technological advances in HIV treatment and prevention

Challenges accessing PrEP for HIV prevention in England

Access to PrEP is uneven and problematic, and not just in the U.S.

Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness


FDA approves Descovy for PrEP; Delstrigo and Pifeltro approved for switch treatment; Bictegravir, dolutegravir and Tybost for children; and more.

Dolutegravir during pregnancy

Based on new data, the World Health Organization (WHO) recommended dolutegravir as a preferred HIV drug for all populations living with HIV, including pregnant women and those wanting to conceive.

HIV meds just four days a week?

And other conference highlights including new long-acting drug GS-6207; PrEP on demand; HIV treatment = prevention.

Building blocks for a healthy life

Building blocks for a healthy life, with insights from a nurse educator

Partners to the End

Public-private partnerships for a vaccine sustain a global response to help end HIV


Biktarvy and antacids. Descovy FDA hearing. Updated guidelines for transgender individuals. Biktarvy and kids. PrEP4Love. Michael Johnson freed.

Truvada Safety

Truvada Safety

Talking about PrEP and HIV treatment in a time of class action lawsuits

Positively Aware Briefly


Monthly injectable HIV med on the way; HIV pharma sued over pricing practices; Australian PrEP advocate talks about his new HIV status; ​​​​tenofovir class action lawsuits

Descovy for PrEP

Will it make much difference for HIV prevention?

Looking back, looking ahead

After more than 30 years of treating young people living with HIV, Dr. Lisa Henry-Reid reflects on what more still needs to be done

On With the Show!

Moving beyond your diagnosis—finding a provider, knowing your rights, and more

The Cutting Edge-three managers discuss their innovative HIV programs

The Cutting Edge

Innovations in prevention and care can be found anywhere—the author highlights three examples

Learning To Stay 2GETHER

How to have a good relationship as a male couple

Positively Aware Safer Drug Consumption Spaces

Benefits of Safer Drug Consumption Spaces

Why Safe Consumption Spaces for people who use drugs would benefit society.

Positively Aware Safer Drug Consumption Spaces

Safer Drug Consumption Spaces

An idea whose time has come

Positively Aware Say Goodbye to Risk

Say Goodbye to ‘Risk’

Watch your words. Lose the labels if you want to prevent HIV

Positively Aware Undetectable Equals Untransmittable

The Science of U=U

People on treatment with an undetectable viral load do not transmit HIV—here's how.

Positively Aware Next Steps

Next Steps

How to find a provider, knowing your rights, and more

Positively Aware Transforming Sexual Health

Transforming Sexual Health in New York City

Moving from disease to pleasure

Positively Aware PrEP and Transgender People

PrEP and Transgender People

Limited data point to similar efficacy; more scale-up is needed

Positively Aware The Watercooler


Anti-alcohol drug, gay journalist grant, life insurance for people with HIV, Grindr & PrEP

Moving Forward with PrEP

The Basics of PrEP

Doctor No

Look At What The Stork Delivered

With the help of PrEP, Shannon Weber helps positive people have a baby—safely

Positively Aware Jim Pickett

Making Good on the Promise of PrEP

How Jim Pickett is making PrEP a household word

You Say 'Whore' Like it's a Bad Thing

How stigma fuels the HIV epidemic

How Do I Pay for PrEP?

Insurance coverage and other access hurdles can be overcome, but it might take work

What About Condoms?

Positively Aware Perspectives on PrEP

Perspectives On PrEP

Positively Aware Integrating Prevention Strategies

Integrating Prevention Strategies