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LGBT Health

4 Providers Changing LGBTQ Health Care

For more than 40 years, June has been the month for celebration and commemoration, all in the name of pride. In the U.S., Pride Month honors the Stonewall...

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Live Well

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Condoms

It’s the golden rule of safe sex: always use a condom. But has the well-intentioned person who created that rule actually been down the condom aisle...

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Get Well

PrEP Not a Substitute for Safe Sex

Here at One Medical we write a lot of prescriptions for PrEP, as it is highly effective at preventing HIV transmission, and there are currently at least...

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LGBT Health

Why Safe Sex Still Matters, Even If You’re on PrEP

Thirty years ago, an HIV diagnosis was often considered a death sentence. Today, the human immunodeficiency virus that causes AIDS is not only thought of as...

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Healthy Lifestyle

PrEP is an Effective Weapon in the Fight Against HIV

HIV is in the news again, but many of the headlines are more promising than in previous years. Major media outlets and members of the LGBT community are...

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Health News

FDA May Lift Lifetime Ban on Gay and Bisexual Men Donating Blood

In a move that many have been advocating for decades, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is considering lifting the lifetime ban on gay and bisexual men...

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Healthy Lifestyle

STD Screening: The Basics

STD screening may not be dinner table talk, but if came up, would you know how to handle it? Everyone who is sexually active should be screened for STDs at...

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Health News

Can PrEP Prevent HIV Infection?

San Francisco City Supervisor Scott Wiener’s decision to open up about taking Truvada brought the pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) HIV prevention...

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