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This National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Let's Talk About PrEP

At a recent doctor's appointment, a young, gay man of color who is HIV-negative spoke candidly about his sexuality and past struggles with addiction. He was hoping to start a conversation about PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis), a treatment regimen that works to prevent HIV-negative individuals from becoming infected. He had heard about it from friends and wanted to take the next step of getting a medical opinion on whether PrEP was right for him.
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