HIV in the News

Published on: February 12, 2016
This is the first well-documented work-related HIV transmission among male adult film performers. A performer was infected by a non-work-related partner who was not aware of his HIV infection.
Published on: February 12, 2016
Hispanics/Latinos in the United States are affected disproportionately by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs); however, few effective evidence-based prevention interventions for this population exist.
Published on: February 12, 2016
This PDF describes President Obama's fiscal year (FY) 2017 budget request to Congress. It includes approximately $788 million for domestic HIV/AIDS prevention and research at CDC, which is level with the FY 2016 enacted level.
Published on: February 8, 2016
Analysis of National HIV Prevention Program Monitoring and Evaluation data on CDC-funded HIV testing events and HIV prevention services from 61 state and local health departments and 151 community-based organizations indicated that the number of HIV testing events among black females declined slightly from 2012 to 2014, and the HIV positivity rate remained relatively stable.
Published on: February 8, 2016
Fewer blacks were consistently retained in HIV care compared with other racial/ethnic groups, regardless of sex or transmission category; in addition, black males were less likely to be consistently retained than were black females
Published on: February 5, 2016
February 7 is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Learn more about HIV and what you can do to prevent it.
Published on: February 5, 2016
This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV among African Americans.
Published on: February 5, 2016
This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV among African American gay and bisexual men.
Published on: January 28, 2016
This slide series presents HIV surveillance data for the United States and 6 dependent areas among persons who inject drugs (PWID).
Published on: January 22, 2016
This report provides data from the 2014 cycle of the National HIV Behavioral Surveillance system among MSM.

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