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.
Some Research on Pregnant and Postpartum Women with HIV Is Presented at CROI, But More Trials Are Needed
Pregnant people who are living with or vulnerable to HIV need to be included in clinical trials in order to close our knowledge gaps.
A CROI 2020 roundup of studies on birth control and women living with HIV.
New data shows the drug is not more likely to cause birth defects.
HVTN 702 may not have proven an effective vaccine, but scientists still learned from the research.
Recent Initiation of Testosterone Therapy Linked to Greater Atherosclerosis Progression in MSM With HIV
New findings contribute to the indication that people with HIV taking testosterone therapy should be counseled on the cardiovascular risks.
The biggest may be that more of an HIV-positive person’s equally long lifespan will be spent managing comorbidities, one large study found.
March 12, 2020: The impact of age on viral suppression and immunologic recovery; chronic obstructive pulmonary disease risk among older PLWHIV; sex-based differences in older men vs. women; effect of aging on drug-drug interactions.
Treating newborns with antiretroviral therapy in the hours after birth may help put HIV into remission.
With Truvada going generic soon in the U.S., public health officials will need to make some decisions to make access to both drugs sustainable.