Many men at high risk for HIV infection self-administer pre- or post-exposure prophylaxis to prevent HIV infection, alone or with condom use, and though some are well informed and adhere to recommendations, others are not, researchers reported in Culture, Health, and Sexuality. Many informal PrEP or PEP users get information from peers, suggesting that social networking apps would be effective communication channels, researcher Mance Buttram said.
Informal PrEP, PEP use for HIV prevention may be nonadherent
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