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Trump-Pence Administration's Latest Proposal Threatens People Living with HIV

Trump-Pence Administration's Latest Proposal Threatens People Living with HIV
- In November, the Trump-Pence administration announced a proposed rule that could have a devastating impact on people living with HIV.

Urine testing of people with HIV for tuberculosis can save lives and be cost-effective

Urine testing of people with HIV for tuberculosis can save lives and be cost-effective
- Screening all hospitalized patients with HIV for tuberculosis (TB) using urine tests would improve life expectancy and be cost-effective in Malawi and ...

Latinos Salud marks 10 years of fighting HIV in South Florida. Here's how they plan to celebrate.

Latinos Salud marks 10 years of fighting HIV in South Florida. Here's how they plan to celebrate.
- When Latinos Salud launched in a Wilton Manors office space in 2008, its mission was to provide a safe and inclusive space for South Florida's gay ...

Only 40% of regional HIV patients have undetectable viral load levels -PANCAP

Only 40% of regional HIV patients have undetectable viral load levels -PANCAP
- A recent evaluation of the Caribbean Regional Strategic Framework on HIV and AIDS (CRSF) has found that only 40% of those living with HIV in the ...

Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence Crucial for Undetectable Equals Untransmittable Method in HIV

Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence Crucial for Undetectable Equals Untransmittable Method in HIV
- The concept that individuals living with HIV who achieve and maintain an undetectable viral load cannot sexually transmit the virus to others has ...

Yale Researchers Discover Protein in the Immune System Can Help Suppress HIV

Yale Researchers Discover Protein in the Immune System Can Help Suppress HIV
- According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data, there were an estimated 39,782 new HIV infections in the United States in 2016, the ...

New study warns of inadequate prevention responses to HIV epidemic in the C'bean

New study warns of inadequate prevention responses to HIV epidemic in the C'bean
- A study has found that while the Caribbean has made progress in responding to the HIV epidemic, the impact of ...

Innovation is key to broaden our approach to tackle the HIV crisis in Saskatchewan

Innovation is key to broaden our approach to tackle the HIV crisis in Saskatchewan
- Our province has the unfortunate distinction of having the highest rates of HIV infection in Canada, a statistic that has been oft repeated for some time.