What’s new? Check out this week’s Wellness Roundup

A roundup of this week’s LGBTQIA health news, including PrEP for Trans Women!

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Study Finds PrEP Is Effective For Transgender Women

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices, in a partnership with blogger Scout, LGBT HealthLink and researcher Susana Fajardo, brings you a round up of some of the biggest LGBT wellness stories from the past seven days. For more LGBT Wellness, visit our page dedicated to the topic here.

PrEp

PrEP Effective For Transgender Women

PrEP is effective at preventing HIV in transgender women, a groundbreaking new study found. Researchers also found that barriers prevented trans women from getting PrEP consistently. More research needs to be done but these results look very good for the future.

Gay Acres: How Rural Living Affects Our Health

Where you live impacts your health, a new study found. Researchers learned that rural LGBT people had worse health than urban LGBT people on everything from smoking and obesity to mental health and HIV. Just as one example, a…

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