HIV Transmission & Prevention

HIV Transmission & Prevention News

  • Antiretroviral Therapy May Halt HIV-Related Brain Changes HIV-positive individuals have lower neuropsychological test scores and smaller brain volumes than HIV-negative people, but the disadvantages do not worsen in patients who receive combination antiretroviral therapy.
  • Too Many HIV-Positive Youth in U.S. Do Not Notify Past Partners Nearly one in four youth living with HIV in the U.S. don’t notify sex or drug-use partners about potential HIV exposure - despite medical professionals and others urging them to do so, a study of teens and young adults suggests.

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