HIV Transmission & Prevention

HIV Transmission & Prevention News

  • AAP Breast-feeding by Women With HIV Disputed Any risk for transmission is too much when there are good alternatives, according to one expert. But the benefits of breast milk might make the small risk worth it, suggests another.
  • Anti-HIV Pill Safe Among Gay, Bisexual Adolescent Boys A pill that protects against HIV infection can be safely used by young men who have sex with men, according to a new study.

HIV Transmission & Prevention Perspective

  • Making PrEP Standard of Care Against HIV in the South San Francisco and New York City have made great strides against HIV by putting money into HIV prevention pills. But what about in the South, where the epidemic is most pronounced? Atlanta found a way.
  • HIV Rates Drop Across US, but Especially in These States New CDC data reveal that you don't have to live in a state that expanded Medicaid or provides millions of dollars to support pre-exposure prophylaxis to have an impact on new HIV cases.