New HIV program increased viral suppression, decreased new infections in Botswana Medical Xpress
In Botswana, an intervention in 15 communities to test for and treat HIV infection in all adult residents was effective in increasing population viral suppression to ...
HIV, AIDS deaths have declined by one-third since 2010 but no cure yet - United Nations report CBS News
The number of deaths attributed to the AIDS virus has declined by one-third worldwide since 2010, according to a new report by UNAIDS, a joint United Nations ...
Intensive Anti-H.I.V. Efforts Meet With Mixed Success in Africa The New York Times
Scientists tested a costly approach to curbing the AIDS epidemic: Test everyone in the community, and treat anyone who is infected.
Spike in Multnomah County HIV cases tied to drug use OregonLive
Oregon is seeing its largest HIV outbreak in several years and Multnomah County seems to be the epicenter. Public health officials reported Thursday that 42 ...
Medicaid in Arizona adds HIV prevention drug to approved list starting Oct. 1 AZCentral
CDC director Robert Redfield was in Phoenix to help raise awareness about HIV prevention and the wider availability of Truvada for PrEP medication.
Even When HIV Prevention Drug Is Covered, Other Costs Block Treatment Kaiser Health News
Three years ago, Corey Walsh, who was in a relationship with a man who was HIV-positive, got a prescription for Truvada, a drug approved by the Food and ...
Persistent HIV DNA in spinal fluid may be associated with cognitive challenges Medical Xpress
Investigators from the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG), the world's largest and longest-established HIV research network, today announced that the Journal of ...
HHS says 'conscience rule' won't impair HIV work — but others disagree Washington Blade
A top health official within HHS insists a “conscience rule” recently instituted by the Trump administration will have no impact on its HIV work, although LGBT ...
Global HIV/AIDS Deaths Are Falling But Experts Say More Needs To Be Done [Infographic] Forbes
UNAIDS, a joint United Nations Program advocating for accelerated and global action on HIV/AIDS, has reported that deaths from the pandemic are falling.
Reducing HIV Infection Rates: Can 'Test And Treat" Work In Sub-Saharan Africa? : Goats and Soda NPR
An unprecedented five-year study aimed to find out whether the treatments to stop the spread of HIV in the West would work in sub-Saharan Africa.
Effect of Daily vs Event-Driven PrEP on HIV and STI Incidence in MSM Infectious Disease Advisor
The incidence of STIs was higher among men who are HIV negative and have sex with men using daily PrEP compared with those using event-driven PrEP.
U.N. Report Shows Overall HIV/AIDS Progress, But It Varies By Region Newsy
UNAIDS says the disparity could be because key populations are still marginalized and "left behind in the response to HIV."
HIV/AIDS Fred Hutch News Service
Fred Hutch is a longtime leader in the global fight against HIV/AIDS. Our research on prevention, treatment and potential cures includes active studies and ...
Persistent HIV in central nervous system linked to cognitive impairment National Institutes of Health
Many people with HIV on antiretroviral therapy (ART) have viral genetic material in the cells of their cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), and these individuals are more ...
He Emerged From Prison a Potent Symbol of H.I.V. Criminalization The New York Times
Michael L. Johnson, a gay athlete convicted of not disclosing his H.I.V. status to sexual partners, was released 25 years early and has become a galvanizing ...