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HIV Prevention Information for Patients

HIV Prevention

HIV Prevention Information for Patients

Fact Sheet

A fact sheet on reducing the risk of HIV transmission, covering: What is HIV; how is HIV spread; how can I protect myself from infection with HIV; practicing safer sex; drug use; tattoos and piercings; sharing personal care items; silicone, steroid, and hormone injections; pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP); what to do after exposure to HIV; testing for other infections; and how to get help.