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Very Young Children in HIV Treatment More Likely to Die

PEPFAR data show particularly high risk for infants despite antiretroviral treatment

Nov 30, 2023
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Is the New Mpox 'Outbreak' Deadlier?

Three factors could explain the higher case fatality rate in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Nov 27, 2023
Disparities in PrEP Use Persist

But one intervention to increase uptake seems to be working

Nov 20, 2023
New Data on Capsid Inhibitor for HIV

Panel discusses emergence of resistance mutations, nodule development with recently approved drug

Nov 13, 2023
Disparities in PrEP Use Persist

But one intervention to increase uptake seems to be working

New Data on Capsid Inhibitor for HIV

Panel discusses emergence of resistance mutations, nodule development with recently approved drug

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U.S. to Cover PrEP for Older Americans to Stem the Spread of HIV

Biden administration hopes to catch up with other parts of the world

Nov 12, 2023
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Single Dose of Antibiotic Cured Early Syphilis, Even in Those With HIV

One dose proved noninferior to triple-dose regimen in randomized trial

Oct 16, 2023
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Steroid Fails to Boost Survival in Advanced HIV Patients With TB Meningitis

Mechanisms leading to death may be different in HIV-positive people, say study authors

Oct 11, 2023
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CDC Proposes 'Morning After' Pill to Prevent STIs

As infections surge, so too has evidence supporting doxycycline in high-risk groups

Oct 03, 2023
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One PrEP Regimen Linked to Higher Risk of Hypertension, Statin Use Over Another

Use of TAF associated with increased risks within 2 years versus TDF, retrospective study finds

Sep 11, 2023
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USPSTF Backs New Options for HIV Prevention; Occupational Radiation Exposure

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Aug 26, 2023
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Deadly Milkshakes; Masks Back at College Campus; Task Force Updates PrEP Guidance

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Aug 23, 2023
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HIV Patient With Movement Disorder Has Different Symptoms on Left and Right Sides

An unusual manifestation of cerebral toxoplasmosis

Aug 21, 2023
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Adcetris Plus Chemo Effective in HIV-Related Hodgkin Lymphoma

Researchers call study "practice changing," although outside experts urge caution

Aug 04, 2023
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Success With HIV-to-HIV Kidney Transplants

All donors did well after nephrectomies, and all recipients continue to have functioning kidneys

Jul 31, 2023
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Infant Boys Better at Resisting HIV Than Girls?

Innate immune system differences in early life may be the key, researcher says

Jul 26, 2023
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Uncontrolled HIV a Risk Factor for Severe Mpox, Global Analysis Confirms

Greater risk for mpox hospitalization, death in immunosuppressed people living with HIV

Jul 26, 2023
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People With HIV Had Only a Modest Reduction in Death During Omicron Wave

Mortality rates among hospitalized patients were 20% versus 10% for people without HIV

Jul 26, 2023
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Another HIV Patient Possibly Cured With Stem Cell Transplant

But this case is unique, researchers say

Jul 25, 2023
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