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Children Exposed to Drugs, Violence Experience Higher Incidence of HIV as Adults

Evidence suggests that exposure to certain types of mental and physical stress in adolescence may make it more likely that as adults they will practice behaviors that increase the risk of HIV infection.

Published
07 January 2018
From
MD Mag
Fighting the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in the South

Despite national progress, the South is experiencing ‘an HIV hurricane.’

Published
06 December 2017
From
U.S. News & World Report
Why Are So Many Americans Still Dying from HIV?

The numbers are still embarrassingly high, and reasons why are complicated.

Published
04 December 2017
From
Vice
Europe's biggest sexual health clinic reports 80% drop in new diagnoses of HIV

Europe’s biggest sexual health clinic reported an 80% drop in the number of new HIV diagnoses since a peak in June 2015.

Published
01 December 2017
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Gay Star News
'Every app is a dating app': technology blamed for spike in HIV rates in Pakistan

Mobile apps and social media have opened new avenues for social encounters in Pakistan. For gay men and male sex workers in particular, smartphones provide a degree of sexual liberation, a way of connecting with partners away from the streets.

Published
01 December 2017
From
The Guardian
Yusef Azad from National AIDS Trust: The HIV revolution begins?

It’s been a revolutionary, momentous year in the UK for the gay community and our fight against HIV. 2017 could go down in history as the year we turned the corner and saw the beginning of the end of the epidemic. This World AIDS Day it’s worth reminding ourselves how we got here, and what more there is still to do.

Published
01 December 2017
From
Boyz
Shooting Up: Infections among people who inject drugs in the UK, 2016

A briefing for directors of public health, commissioners and service providers in England.

Published
30 November 2017
From
Public Health England
1 in 2 people living with HIV in Europe is diagnosed late: ECDC and WHO urge improvement in testing practices

The HIV epidemic continues to rise at an alarming pace in the European Region, mostly in its eastern part, which is home to almost 80% of the 160 000 new HIV diagnoses. Over half (51%) of the reported HIV diagnoses happen in a late stage of infection and the proportion diagnosed late increases with age.

Published
28 November 2017
From
World Health Organization
A reduction in new HIV diagnoses is no reason to reduce effort

The drop in new diagnoses among gay and bisexual men must be seen as an indicator of the reductions that are possible, rather than meaning that the job is done or that a downwards trajectory in new diagnoses will continue in the future. Importantly, so far these reductions have only been seen in one population group.

Published
15 November 2017
From
The King's Fund
San Francisco reports record low number of new HIV diagnoses

Researchers in San Francisco identified 223 new HIV diagnoses in 2016 — the lowest ever recorded in the city. Meanwhile, treatment coverage and viral suppression rates were at an all-time high.

Published
13 November 2017
From
Healio
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Community Consensus Statement on Access to HIV Treatment and its Use for Prevention

Together, we can make it happen

We can end HIV soon if people have equal access to HIV drugs as treatment and as PrEP, and have free choice over whether to take them.

Launched today, the Community Consensus Statement is a basic set of principles aimed at making sure that happens.

The Community Consensus Statement is a joint initiative of AVAC, EATG, MSMGF, GNP+, HIV i-Base, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, ITPC and NAM/aidsmap
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