A Quarter of Young Gay and Bi Men Have Never Been Tested for HIV

Justin Sullivan/GettyIn the United States, HIV could be all but ended within a generation or two if everyone who was at risk of infection took PrEP, a daily preventative medication that the CDC says can can lower the chances of contracting the virus “by more than 90 percent.”But as encouraging as that figure might be, a depressing new statistic emerged this week in the first study to look at PrEP usage rates using a national probability sample.Even though PrEP could stop the HIV epidemic in its tracks, only 4.1 percent...

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By: The Daily Beast - Friday, 14 September

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