HIV Prevention / Online Prescription / PrEP

How to Get PrEP Online

How to Get PrEP Online Thinking PrEP might be for you? Read on and find out how you can get a PrEP prescription online! Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is available online through PlushCare. PrEP must be prescribed by a healthcare professional, but PlushCare is making it easy to see a doctor online and get your PrEP […]

Dr. Umer Khan
HIV Prevention / PrEP

PrEP Side Effects

PrEP Side Effects: What are the Risks? PrEP is a prevention program that involves taking medication (Truvada) and undergoing HIV testing every 90 days. When starting PrEP most people experience no side effects at all, but taking PrEP can come with some short-term side effects, such as dizziness and nausea. Learn more about the side […]

Shannon Chapman
HIV Prevention / Online Doctor / PrEP

PlushCare Adds PrEP Program

PlushCare Adds End-to-End PrEP Treatment to Online Urgent Care Offering PlushCare, the direct-to-consumer online urgent care provider, today announced the launch and availability of PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) therapy for prevention of HIV in all states where PlushCare is available. In addition, the company announced that it is expanding its service offering from 17 to 31 […]

Margaret A Spera, NP, APRN
HIV Prevention / PrEP / STD

The Future of HIV Prevention

The Future of HIV Prevention The future of HIV prevention is here, and now it’s easier than ever to access online tools to determine HIV risk level and receive easy and affordable preventative care via PlushCare’s PrEP program. HIV is something that affects over one million people today, and 15% of those people are not […]

Leah McCabe
HIV Prevention / PrEP

Get PrEP in Los Angeles

Get PrEP in Los Angeles If you’re reading this article, you may have heard about PrEP, a medication that helps prevent HIV. Let’s talk more about what PrEP is, how it works, how effective it is, who should take it, and where you can get PrEP in Los Angeles. What is PrEP? PrEP is an […]

Jennifer Nelson
HIV Prevention / PrEP

Get PrEP in San Francisco

Get PrEP in San Francisco If you’re at risk of HIV infection, you may have heard about PrEP. What is PrEP, how does it work, and where can you get PrEP in San Francisco? Let’s talk about it. What is PrEP? PrEP is short for pre-exposure prophylaxis. While PrEP includes a medication called Truvada that […]

Jennifer Nelson
HIV Prevention / PrEP

Get PrEP in San Diego

Get PrEP in San Diego Have you heard about PrEP? It’s a program that can help prevent HIV. PrEP is more than just medication, though, so it isn’t available at every doctor’s office. So, what is PrEP, how does it work, and where can you get it in San Diego? What is PrEP? PrEP is […]

Jennifer Nelson
HIV Prevention / PrEP

How Does PrEP Work?

PrEP is designed to fight off an HIV infection if the HIV virus tries to enter your body, but PrEP is not a vaccine. So, what exactly is PrEP? Find out how PrEP works in the article to see if this medication may be right for you. What is PrEP? PrEP stands for Pre-exposure prophylaxis. […]

Christina Wedberg
HIV Prevention / PrEP

Is PrEP Right for You?

What is PrEP? PrEP, which stands for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxisis, is a medication used to help prevent people from getting the HIV virus. It is a pill that, when taken daily, prevents the spread of HIV in the body. This preventative medication is sold under the brand name of Truvada and is a combination of two […]

Christina Wedberg
HIV Prevention / PrEP

How to Tell if PrEP is Right for You

PrEP, short for pre-exposure prophylaxis, is a prescription pill that helps protect HIV-negative people from acquiring an HIV infection. The pill is typically recommended for those who do not have HIV but are at high risk for infection. This includes Men who have sex with men (MSM) Anyone who has multiple sexual partners Anyone who […]

Sofie Wise
HIV Prevention / PrEP

PrEP Doctor Speaks Out: An Interview with Dr. James Wantuck

PrEP Doctor Speaks Out: An Interview with Dr. James Wantuck Dr. James Wantuck is the Chief Medical Officer and Founder of PlushCare. After spending years working in the medical field, Dr. Wantuck decided that there must be a better way to do medicine. He found the current medical system difficult and frustrating – both for […]

Sofie Wise
HIV Prevention / PrEP

PlushCare Serves 1,000 PrEP Patients

PlushCare Serves Over 1,000 PrEP Patients Via Virtual Care SAN FRANCISCO — Today, PlushCare, which allows anyone to speak with a world class doctor from their smartphone or computer, announced that they are now serving over 1,000 PrEP patients. This comes just four months after launching its PrEP program. PlushCare anticipates adding another 1,000 PrEP […]

Ryan McQuaid
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