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A study published in points to the fact that STI rates among men who have sex with men have been rising for the past 20 years, which means PrEP alone cannot explain the increase.
Most published reports on HIV-related stigma have assessed the attitudes of the general population. A qualitative examination of issues facing HIV positive gay men in Toronto. For example, men who have sex with men on a higher income are more likely to be able to afford, and therefore access, prevention initiatives than those on a low income. By compiling the available information on this understudied form of HIV-related discrimination, we hope to better understand and target research and countermeasures aimed at reducing its impact at multiple levels.
The decline in infections cannot be linked to PrEP with certainty, but the correlation of these factors is compelling.