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Comment on CDC Correcting Misleading HIV Conception Guidance, Responding to Community Pressure Img

Comment on CDC Correcting Misleading HIV Conception Guidance, Responding to Community Pressure

"We were, frankly, shocked and appalled to see a CDC guidance rife with outdated and misleading information that implied otherwise," JD Davids states. "Today, CDC has not only corrected these errors but also released an updated analysis that shows re...

CDC Corrects Misleading HIV Conception Guidance, Responding to Community Pressure Img

CDC Corrects Misleading HIV Conception Guidance, Responding to Community Pressure

The CDC is now "in line with current science and supports a patient-centered approach," said Shannon Weber, M.S.W., which can mean "accessible safer-conception options for thousands of Americans living and loving with HIV."

Sharon Hillier, Ph.D.

Dapivirine Study Reveals Best Path Forward for Future HIV Microbicide Research

Dapivirine does not appear to be affected by a woman's vaginal microbiome composition when administered as a vaginal gel or film.

Velephi Okello

Swaziland Dramatically Reduces HIV Incidence Through Test-and-Treat Programs

Swaziland has dramatically reduced the number of new HIV infections while simultaneously getting a substantial portion of the HIV-positive population on treatment.

Maintaining HIV Service Organizations Effectiveness in the New Prevention and Treatment Landscape Img

Maintaining HIV Service Organizations Effectiveness in the New Prevention and Treatment Landscape

Community-based organizations and AIDS service organizations that helped serve and save so many lives of people with HIV for over 30 years are now struggling financially and organizationally.

TelePrEP: Sidestepping Stigma in Rural America Img

TelePrEP: Sidestepping Stigma in Rural America

With a TelePrEP program, any patient with a phone or computer would be able to get a prescription for PrEP after a Skype-like consultation with a provider, rather than an in-person visit to a clinic.

WHO Adds Dolutegravir and PrEP to Updated Essential Medicine List Img

WHO Adds Dolutegravir and PrEP to Updated Essential Medicine List

The World Health Organization's Essential Medicines List is used by many countries to help increase access to medicines and guide decisions on which ones should be made available to their populations.

Expert: Long-Awaited CDC HIV Report on Conception Options for Serodiscordant Couples Is Disappointing and Confusing Img

Expert: Long-Awaited CDC HIV Report on Conception Options for Serodiscordant Couples Is Disappointing and Confusing

We're in the middle of a revolution in our efforts to fight HIV. However, you wouldn't know it from a new U.S. health department agency report that advises providers about conception when one partner is living with HIV.

Drop in HIV Incidence in UK Gay Men: Frequent Testing, Early ART and PrEP Img

Drop in HIV Incidence in UK Gay Men: Frequent Testing, Early ART and PrEP

Exciting data on reduced HIV incidence among gay men attending five London clinics.

Community-Based and Comprehensive, Response to HIV Among People Injecting Drugs in Athens Reversed Climb in New Cases Img

Community-Based and Comprehensive, Response to HIV Among People Injecting Drugs in Athens Reversed Climb in New Cases

New rapid response of HIV care and prevention measures reached an estimated 88 percent of people injecting drugs in Athens, Greece within the year that followed the initiation of the services.