Possible HIV Exposure? It may be time to “Talk PEP”

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After possible exposure to HIV, taking medication used to treat HIV may help reduce your chances of becoming HIV-positive—a process called Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP). Like Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), PEP could be an important tool to help stop the spread of HIV from things like unprotected sex, condom slips and breaks, shared needles, and sexual assault. Yet, only one in four gay and bisexual men in Boston have heard about PEP. And in a study conducted at Fenway Health, only 3% of gay and bisexual men surveyed reported having used PEP after a past high-risk HIV exposure. Fenway Health is out 
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Premiere of Fenway Health’s Contribution to the “I Am: Trans People Speak” Project

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In honor of Transgender Awareness Week,  the LifeSkills project of The Fenway Institute and the Boundless and Living Well series at Fenway Health hosted the debut screening of Fenway’s  I AM: Trans People Speak video Wednesday, November 14 in the auditorium of Fenway’s 1340 Boylston Street home in Boston. Directed and produced by Jesse Begenyi of Anchors Aweigh Media and the Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition (MTPC), the Fenway video is the latest contribution to the national “I AM: Trans People Speak” campaign. The “I AM” project raises awareness about the diversity that exists within transgender communities. It gives a voice 
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