Greece approves use of PrEP in switch to focus on HIV prevention

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  • PrEP is part of policy to focus on preventive healthcare

30 September 2022: Greece took another step to implement a national strategy for LGBTQ rights by introducing free groundbreaking HIV prevention drugs.

Lawmakers approved the official use of pre-exposure prophylactic drugs, commonly known as PrEP, in a vote late on Thursday, as Kyriakos Mitsotakis’s government begins to focus on the prevention of HIV infection rather than just on the treatment of the virus.

Source : Bloomberg

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