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Surgeon Who Was Denied Disability Insurance for Taking PrEP Tells His Story Img

Surgeon Who Was Denied Disability Insurance for Taking PrEP Tells His Story

Earlier this year, urology resident Philip Cheng, M.D., appeared on the front page of The New York Times explaining his situation. Now, in a podcast, he tells Paul Sax, M.D., more about himself and the events surrounding his decision to go public....

Bruce Richman at Adherence 2018

U=U Offers a 'Message of Hope' for People Living With HIV -- and Providers Need to Spread the Word

Leading researchers and clinicians who influence best practices for conversations about the direct and indirect impact of HIV infection and treatment agree that communications regarding transmission must shift.

Study Finds High Burden of Psychosocial Issues Among PEP Users Img

Study Finds High Burden of Psychosocial Issues Among PEP Users

Researchers examining issues facing post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) users found that 74% of study participants had at least one psychosocial issue, including depression and/or problematic drug or alcohol use.

Broad PrEP Access in Australia Reduces HIV Infections Even With Reduced Condom Use by People Not on PrEP Img

Broad PrEP Access in Australia Reduces HIV Infections Even With Reduced Condom Use by People Not on PrEP

A controversial new study is wrongly driving prejudice against PrEP, according to Simon Collins.

This protein structure diagram illustrates the location of the fusion peptide epitope (red) on the HIV spike (green), which projects out of the viral membrane (grey). The diagram also shows how a broadly neutralizing antibody (yellow) binds to the fusion

NIH Study Results Represent Major Advance for Structure-Based HIV Vaccine Design

An experimental vaccine regimen based on the structure of a vulnerable site on HIV elicited antibodies in mice, guinea pigs and monkeys that neutralize dozens of HIV strains from around the world.

Anti-HIV Drug Combination Does Not Increase Preterm Birth Risk, Study Suggests Img

Anti-HIV Drug Combination Does Not Increase Preterm Birth Risk, Study Suggests

A drug combination aimed at preventing transmission of HIV from a pregnant woman to her fetus likely does not increase the risk for preterm birth and early infant death, according to a re-analysis of two studies.

CROI 2018: Research for the Front Lines Img

CROI 2018: Research for the Front Lines

Rob Newells, executive director of the AIDS Project of the East Bay, gives his personal (U.S.-centered, black MSM-focused) highlights from CROI 2018.

Human Touch and Targeted Screening Helps to Reduce HIV Outbreak in Athens Img

Human Touch and Targeted Screening Helps to Reduce HIV Outbreak in Athens

After Greece experienced a large increase in the number of new HIV infections among people who inject drugs, organizations launched a program to "seek, test, treat, and retain" in order to put a halt to the outbreak.

High Uptake and Use of Vaginal Ring for HIV Prevention Observed in Open-Label Study Img

High Uptake and Use of Vaginal Ring for HIV Prevention Observed in Open-Label Study

Nearly 90 percent of participants in an open-label study of a vaginal ring infused with a drug to prevent HIV are using the monthly ring at least some of the time, according to data presented at CROI 2018.

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HIV Among Incarcerated Populations in the United States

A summary of key facts and statistics about HIV in correctional settings.