Free daily HIV prevention pills will soon be available to private insurance holders  CNBC

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force gave PrEP a grade A recommendation, meaning insurers will now be obligated to cover the medication at no cost to ...

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The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force gave PrEP a grade A recommendation, meaning insurers will now be obligated to cover the medication at no cost to their policyholders.The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force gave PrEP a grade A recommendation, meaning insurers will now be obligated to cover the medication at no cost to their policyholders.

New recommendations issued by the US Preventive Services Task Force suggest those who are at high risk of contracting HIV take a daily pre-exposure prophylaxis pill.New recommendations issued by the US Preventive Services Task Force suggest those who are at high risk of contracting HIV take a daily pre-exposure prophylaxis pill.

US health officials say all gay men should take a daily PrEP pill to HIV stop transmission | Daily Mail Online

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says people at high risk of being infected with HIV should be offered a daily pill containing antiretroviral medications. The drug's cost remains a hurdle.The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says people at high risk of being infected with HIV should be offered a daily pill containing antiretroviral medications. The drug's cost remains a hurdle.

PrEP To Prevent HIV Infection In High-Risk People Should Be Expanded, Panel Says : Shots - Health News : NPR

Doctors should offer a daily HIV prevention pill to healthy people who are at high risk of getting infected with the virus, an influential health care panel recommended Tuesday.Studies show that if healthy people take certain HIV drugs daily, risk of infection is dramatically reduced.

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“As part of #PrideMonth 🏳️‍🌈, we are introducing legislation that requires coverage of HIV medication. Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) HIV Medications are essential to combating the virus. This bill is a companion bill to @RepSims in the House.”

Senator Katie Muth on Twitter: "As part of #PrideMonth 🏳️‍🌈, we are introducing legislation that requires coverage of HIV medication. Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) HIV Medications are essential to combating the virus. This bill is a companion bill to @RepSims in the House."

With nearly 40,000 new HIV infections each year in the U.S., only a fraction of people who could benefit are prescribed the drug for prevention.With nearly 40,000 new HIV infections each year in the U.S., only a fraction of people who could benefit are prescribed the drug for prevention.

Daily HIV prevention pill urged for healthy people at risk - STAT

People at highest risk for HIV will soon have access to daily preventive medication at no additional cost through their private insurance plans.People at highest risk for HIV will soon have access to daily preventive medication at no additional cost through their private insurance plans.

Influential health panel recommends daily HIV prevention pill | TheHill

People at highest risk for HIV will soon have access to daily preventive medication at no additional cost through their private insurance plans.People at highest risk for HIV will soon have access to daily preventive medication at no additional cost through their private insurance plans.

Influential health panel recommends daily HIV prevention pill | TheHill

Doctors should offer a daily HIV prevention pill to healthy people who are at high risk of getting infected with the virus, an influential health care panel recommended Tuesday. The new guidelines aim to help cut the nearly 40,000 new HIV infections in the U.S. each year.Doctors should offer a daily HIV prevention pill to healthy people who are at high risk of getting infected with the virus, an influential health care panel recommended Tuesday. The new guidelines aim to help cut the nearly 40,000 new HIV infections in the U.S. each year. Screening people for the HIV virus also is critical. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force reiterated its long-standing advice that everyone ages 15 to 65 — and anyone who's pregnant — should be regularly screened, a step to early, life-saving treatment.

Panel Recommends Daily Dose of HIV Prevention Pill for Healthy People at Risk | KTLA