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HIV Care for Trans Women

HIV Care for Trans Women

The Fenway Institute published a guide on how providers can help trans women living with HIV remain in care and achieve better health outcomes. Here we explore the barriers that these patients face and the ways that healthcare professionals might help patients overcome them.

Resource: Taking Comprehensive Sexual Health Histories for STD Awareness Month

Resource: Taking Comprehensive Sexual Health Histories for STD Awareness Month

April is STD Awareness Month and the 2018 theme is “Treat Me Right,” which focuses on the relationship between healthcare providers and patients. The CDC has a variety of resources for providers, including a comprehensive guide to taking sexual histories that includes information about LGBTQ patients.

Queering the CUES: Doing More for LGBTQ+ Drug Users in Philadelphia

Queering the CUES: Doing More for LGBTQ+ Drug Users in Philadelphia

Engagement and injection sites need to be safe and free from stigma, and they need to be inclusive of LGBTQ+ users who seek their services. LGBTQ+ users need a voice at the table as planning for Comprehensive User Engagement Sites (CUES) in Philadelphia moves forward.