November 2015

A Way to Fight HIV: Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

What is PrEP? Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) is a pill (called Truvada) that one takes every day to prevent infection from HIV. It’s a fairly new approach being used to help curb the rise of HIV in young people. Folks who are HIV-positive sometimes take Truvada to fight the infection, becoming what doctors call "undetectable". Recently, the [...]

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Why I Give

Donor profile: Maree Hampton, Annex Board Member Did you have good information about sexuality and sexual health when you were a teen? When I was a teen, I did not have access to good information about sexuality and sexual health. My parents did not bring up these topics, so my primary source of information was [...]

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Q Quest Success!

Annex Education staff had a busy October! In between starting out of school time groups and planning for our other groups, we took the time to attend and support Q-Quest. Q-Quest, a conference and festival for queer youth and allies, took place at South High School Thursday, October 29th and Friday, October 30th. Annex staff helped [...]

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Why I Give

Donor Spotlight: LaToya Green, Annex Volunteer Did you have good information about sexuality and sexual health when you were a teen? Yes I did, even though it’s not something I talked to my parents about much. I went to a school that had a great health teacher who thought it was important for us to [...]

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