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Early Treatment Lowers HIV’s Spread and Benefits Economy

Early HIV treatment has expanded life expectancies, prevented new HIV cases and saved billions of dollars in skirted life expectancy losses in the United States.

Published
04 March 2014
From
AIDSMeds
Gay-on-Gay Shaming: The New HIV War

HIV-related stigma is worse than ever. Not the external kind, where a society is panicked about the new plague. Thankfully, the days of being shunned by hospital orderlies or funeral homes are over. But I'd prefer that kind of stigma over today's brand. At least I knew how to fight the external kind. Today's internal stigma, where a community shuns its own, is seemingly intractable and far more destructive

Published
28 February 2014
From
Huffington Post
Reconnecting patients lost to follow-up with care can prevent new HIV transmissions

The number of HIV transmissions can be reduced by tracing patients who drop out of HIV care, according to a mathematical model published in the online edition

Published
26 February 2014
By
Michael Carter
STD rates continue to climb in San Francisco

San Francisco saw increased cases of sexually transmitted diseases for the eighth consecutive year in 2013. But new HIV infections have steadily declined since 2006 - gay men appear to be focusing on HIV prevention and may not be as concerned with having gonorrhea and syphilis.

Published
21 February 2014
From
Bay Area Reporter
HIV treatment as prevention: the Ugandan experience

Antiretroviral therapy (ART) is associated with a substantial and sustained reduction in the risk of sexual transmission of HIV, according to results of an observational study published in

Published
21 February 2014
By
Michael Carter
HIV treatment as prevention: the experience in British Columbia

Expanded coverage of HIV therapy in British Columbia has been accompanied by a 42% reduction in HIV incidence and 80% reductions in the incidence of both AIDS

Published
19 February 2014
By
Michael Carter
10 myths about the AIDS response

Peter Piot has called on the AIDS movement to take a cold, hard look at the lessons learned, and counter what he sees as the dangerous myths that could lead to a collective state of denial.

Published
17 February 2014
From
International HIV/AIDS Alliance
HIV prevalence and incidence fall in Kenya

HIV incidence and prevalence are declining in Kenya, investigators report in the online edition of the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. They compared results of large cross-sectional surveillance

Published
17 February 2014
By
Michael Carter
Fuck poz guys!

Marc-André LeBlanc asks if you’re a neg guy is it safer to have sex with poz guys or neg guys? Limit your condomless sex to poz guys with undetectable viral loads and avoid condomless sex with casual negative partners he suggests.

Published
11 February 2014
From
Positive Lite
Perry N. Halkitis: Does Treatment As Prevention Care for the HIV-positive?

I would like to think that those advocating treatment as prevention ultimately have the health of HIV-positive individuals in mind first and foremost. But my immersion into the UK system this last month has led me to wonder about the motivation that underlies this approach.

Published
22 January 2014
From
Huffington Post

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