By marthe

What is it? Genital warts are skin-colored or whitish bumps that appear on your genitals or anus. The warts are common and caused by certain types of HPV. As much as they are annoying, luckily, they are easily treated and are not dangerous for your health. How do you get it? You get genital warts from having skin-to-skin contact with someone who’s infected, often during vaginal, anal, and oral sex. Which means that the virus can be transmitted even though no one cums, or even without penetration if there is skin contact. You might even be infected without being…Read More

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By Jayne Gagliano

Photo credit: Mango Health Nurx’s PrEP Navigator guest posted about Truvada for PrEP on Mango Health’s blog. Here’s a sample of her article: How effective is PrEP? Very! PrEP’s effectiveness was originally proven by the iPrEx study, which spanned more than two years and was conducted in many cities in six different countries. The initial results showed 44% effectiveness in stopping HIV transmissions. However, these findings lumped together people who took their PrEP pills all the time, some of the time, and those who really didn’t take them at all. When study subjects’ blood was analyzed, those who took…Read More

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By Maryam

We've gathered quotes from a diverse group of women leaders and influencers about the importance of increasing access to birth control and how the Nurx app does exactly that. Today's quote comes from Jessica O'Reilly, PhD. Jessica is a best-selling author, relationship expert, and host of 'SWING' on Playboy TV. Check out her books and follow her on Twitter @SexWithDrJess. "Reproductive health isn’t just about sex and birth control, but intersects with income, education, self-esteem and overall well-being. Digital solutions like Nurx have the capacity to improve lives and relationships across the board." - Jessica O'Reilly, PhD, Bestselling author, relationship expert,…Read More

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By Jayne Gagliano

Today's quote comes from Marie Fisher, and HIV advocate. Follow Marie on Twitter @mtf419. "PrEP is revolutionary and thus deserves a revolutionary access approach. Since we can't ensure a stigma-free healthcare system, game-changing tools like the Nurx app are necessary to protect not only at-risk individuals, but entire communities, including the ones who don't think they're impacted by HIV." - Marie Fisher, HIV advocate Nurx is the fastest way to PrEP. We prescribe you PrEP right from the app with our clinical team. No need to go into the doctor’s office, or to the pharmacy.Read More

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