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November 24, 2022

Study Finds Chronic Jet Lag-like Body Clocks in PLWH Study Finds Chronic Jet Lag-like Body Clocks in PLWH

People living with HIV (PLWH) had a “mistimed circadian phase” and a shorter night’s sleep compared with HIV-negative individuals with a similar lifestyle, according to findings […]
November 23, 2022

PrEP Education During STI Testing Could Boost HIV Protection PrEP Education During STI Testing Could Boost HIV Protection

TAMPA, Florida — Screening and recommending preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to people at risk for HIV exposure could be more successful if education and access to the […]
November 22, 2022

Opt-out HIV Testing in Emergency Rooms Helps Identify New Cases Opt-out HIV Testing in Emergency Rooms Helps Identify New Cases

Results of a new study indicate that opt-out HIV testing, in particular “notional consent testing” where a patient is not asked or counseled before conducting the […]
November 21, 2022

HIV: Treating ‘Symptom Clusters’ Could Help Improve QOL HIV: Treating ‘Symptom Clusters’ Could Help Improve QOL

TAMPA, Florida — People living with HIV experience many symptoms that can be grouped into “clusters” to help guide therapy and ideally treat more than one […]
November 17, 2022

HIV Prevention: Clinician Attitudes May Be Curtailing PrEP Use HIV Prevention: Clinician Attitudes May Be Curtailing PrEP Use

Taking an antiretroviral tablet daily for preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) has been shown to be a safe and effective method of HIV prevention. However, low and variable […]
November 16, 2022

HIV: Greater Parental Involvement Needed With Young MSM HIV: Greater Parental Involvement Needed With Young MSM

“Take it from me, parents just don’t understand.” Fresh Prince and D.J. Jazzy Jeff penned this lyric roughly 35 years ago, and coincidentally the HIV/AIDS epidemic […]
November 10, 2022

Gender-Affirming Care Key to HIV Outcomes in Transgender Women Gender-Affirming Care Key to HIV Outcomes in Transgender Women

From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to the White House Office on HIV/AIDS, there has been much focus of late on addressing racism, […]
October 24, 2022

Life Expectancy 6.3 Years Shorter for Black MSM With HIV Life Expectancy 6.3 Years Shorter for Black MSM With HIV

WASHINGTON, DC — The life expectancy of non-Hispanic Black men who have sex with men (MSM) and are infected with HIV lags their White counterparts by […]
October 6, 2022

Increased HIV Infection Linked to Pandemic-Related Access to PrEP Increased HIV Infection Linked to Pandemic-Related Access to PrEP

Changes to HIV preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) access during the COVID-19 pandemic were linked to higher rates of HIV infection among young sexual minority men and gender-diverse […]
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