HIV Activist Becomes Advocate For PrEPTruvada, a pre-exposure prophylaxis ("PrEP") lowers the risk of contracting HIV by blocking the virus from infecting the body.
Why Wait? People Can Start Taking HIV Medicine The Day They Are DiagnosedThe moment someone is diagnosed with HIV, it can feel like a clock starts ticking. Time’s wasting. So why waste time? Start taking medication right away.
PrEP – Preventing HIV With One Pill A DayNormally, you take medicine when you have an infection. But now you can take medicine to prevent an infection – specifically HIV.
FDA Approves First Pill To Help Prevent HIVA drug that reduces the chances of getting HIV is about to hit the market and that’s great news for South Florida which leads the nation in new HIV case rates.

More From CBS Miami

Check Your Bracket!
Get Your Daily Dose
Weather Forecast 24/7

Listen Live