My PrEP story: Phil (part 2)

Phil Samba has been on the PrEP IMPACT Trial for five months. In his second My PrEP Story he talks side-effects, dosing and having sex with HIV positive men. My PrEP Story is the personal voice of people who are using, or have used, PrEP. Find out more about their […]

My PrEP story: Patrick (part 2)

In his second My PrEP Story blog Dr. Patrick Baxter talks about being on Gilead’s DISCOVER Trial. What’s the Trial attempting to do? And why the lack of community consultation? And is he really using PrEP? If you’d like to add your voice to My PrEP Story email hello@prepster.info   A […]

My PrEP story: Jamie (part 2)

When Jamie Jaxon came away from the European PrEP Summit he was determined to start making ripples. In his second My PrEP Story blog, Jamie says it’s time to get those conversations going. My PrEP Story is the personal voice of people who are using, or have used, PrEP. Find […]

My PrEP story: Leander (part 1)

Leander decided to start using PrEP after scrutinising the research evidence. As a sex worker, he’s used to dealing with social stigma – and is happy to strike up conversations about using PrEP. Find out more in Leander’s first My PrEP Story blog. If you’d like to add your voice […]

My PrEP story: Rajesh (part 1)

What lead Rajesh into deciding to start on the IMPACT Trial? In his first My PrEP Story blog, he describes the key moment when he decided it was time to take control. If you’d like to add your voice to My PrEP Story email hello@prepster.info   ‘I’m really sorry about this, […]

My PrEP story: Patrick (part 1)

This blog originally appeared at http://lgbt.foundation/prep-saved-life – with thanks for permission to use Dr. Patrick Baxter is a Sexual Health Officer at LGBT Foundation. He is also an artist, filmmaker, activist, researcher and occasional poet/performer. Patrick has recently finished a PhD and feature length film on ghost spaces in Ireland. He is […]

Nneka Nwokola calls for focused HIV prevention for women in the UK

56 Dean Street‘s Nneka Nwokola’s recent TEDxEuston talk calls for an increased focus on HIV prevention for women – especially African women in the UK. Asking participants at the TEDx talk to reflect on when they last had sex, Nneka asks the women in the audience if the sex felt […]

My PrEP story: Tyler (part 1)

Tyler appeared in PrEPster’s Street Talk video, where they talked about how using PrEP put them in control of their sex life. In their new My PrEP Story blog, Brighton based Tyler talks about perceptions towards disabled people having sex, and how PrEP offers Tyler protection against HIV. If you’d […]

My PrEP story: Jamie (part 1)

Jamie Jaxon stars in PrEPster’s PrEP17 film.  In his new My PrEP Story blog, Jamie writes about being on the IMPACT Trial, and why PrEP has been important for him as a trans man. My PrEP Story is the personal voice of people who are using, or have used, PrEP. […]

My PrEP story: Phil (part 1)

What’s it like to use PrEP? How do people respond when you tell them you’re a PrEP user? When’s the right time to start using PrEP? Why do some people start using PrEP and then decide to stop? And what’s it like being on a PrEP trial? One of the […]