Tag Archives: Reducing

Is reducing anxiety a legitimate indication for PrEP in itself?

Australian doctors and nurses discuss PrEP’s role in tackling stigma, supporting U=U, and improving mental health Do doctors and other healthcare workers feel it’s legitimate to prescribe PrEP to people who are anxious about catching HIV, even if their actual risk is low? This question has been rarely been systematically asked of doctors and other… Read More »

Reducing the stigma of clinician mental health, pressure to portray perfection

The following is a guest post from Stefanie Simmons, vice president of patient and clinician engagement at Envision Physician Services. In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, front-line healthcare workers have been portrayed as the heroes of the pandemic, and rightfully so. But even heroes face the physical and mental burdens of living and working… Read More »