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HIV Care and Coronavirus (COVID-19): The Latest Info and Guidance

Multiple U.S. health agencies have released HIV-specific information, and research on HIV and the novel coronavirus is trickling in. Here's what health care providers need to know.

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Investigational PrEP Injection, Dosed Every Other Month, Holds Up Against Daily PrEP in Phase 3 Study

The long-acting injectable drug cabotegravir proved non-inferior to daily oral TDF/FTC for MSM and transgender women.

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Could COVID-19 Contact Tracing Also Help End HIV? These Researchers Think So.

Some advocates support it but want to ensure protections against criminalization.

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This Week in HIV Research: PrEP So White

May 21, 2020: PrEP demographics by health insurance claim data; pediatricians call for better PrEP formulations for teens; weight gain after switching from TDF to TAF; two-drug regimen efficacy when baseline viral load is high.

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HIV Epidemiology

Are Providers Ignoring Anal Sex as a Health Care Issue for Women at Risk for HIV and Cancer?

Recent studies examine the role anal sex is playing in HIV rates and anal cancer among women.

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Providing Quality HIV Care

This Week in HIV Research: The Challenges of Our Assumptions

May 28, 2020: Anal lesion recurrence among women with HIV; non-alcoholic fatty liver disease frequency in lean patients; long-term efficacy for a smoking cessation intervention; non-lymphoid cancers following lymphoid malignancy.

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Pregnancy, Childbirth, and HIV

After Years of Decline, Perinatal HIV Transmission Has Hit a Plateau. Why?

This researcher has some ideas about what we need to do to address the problem.

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Adverse Events, Comorbidities, and HIV

How to End COVID-19 and Other Pandemics With a Human Rights and Health Justice Approach

Natalia Linos, Sc.D., M.Sc., of Harvard University’s FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, calls for protections for low-wage essential workers and releasing people from jails, prisons, and ICE detention.

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PrEP (HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis)

Evaluating PrEP Uptake and Adherence in Cisgender Women—and What to Do About It

Two researchers discuss their analysis of Philadelphia FIGHT’s HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) program for cisgender women.

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HIV Prevention Methods

CDC Issues New Guidance for Easier PrEP Access During COVID-19

Home HIV and STI testing is now being endorsed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to start or continue pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).

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