HIV in the News

Published on: November 2, 2017
This report examines social determinants of health and linkage to HIV medical care, retention in HIV medical care, and HIV viral suppression.
Published on: October 19, 2017
Analysis of 2015 data on CDC-funded HIV tests and HIV prevention services from 61 health departments and 123 community-based organizations indicated that among women identified as having HIV infection, 62% had received a diagnosis of HIV infection before the current test, and 87% of those women were not in HIV medical care at the time of the test.
Published on: October 19, 2017
On April 19, 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) held the HIV in the South town hall meeting to elicit individual participant feedback on addressing HIV-related health disparities in Deep South states (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas).
Published on: October 17, 2017
This page discusses how HIV treatment can keep people healthy if they are living with HIV and help prevent HIV transmission.
Published on: October 13, 2017
October 15, 2017 is National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day, a day to focus on preventing HIV among Hispanics/Latinos and helping those living with HIV stay healthy.
Published on: October 12, 2017
In 2015, 58.1% of HIV infections among Hispanics or Latinos aged =13 years with diagnosed HIV infection in 38 jurisdictions with complete laboratory reporting were diagnosed at an earlier stage (stage 1 or 2) and another 18.8% at an unknown stage; 75.4% were linked to care within 1 month of diagnosis.
Published on: October 11, 2017
Coordinated by the Latino Commission on AIDS, National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD) is observed each year on October 15 to increase awareness of the impact of HIV/AIDS on the Hispanic/Latino population in the United States. The NLAAD campaign promotes HIV testing and prevention, and provides information on access to care to Hispanic/Latino communities across the nation.
Published on: October 4, 2017
The Act Against AIDS At-A-Glance document is a resource for health departments, community-based organizations and other partners to showcase the suite of Act Against AIDS campaigns and other CDC resources. For more information, email
Published on: September 29, 2017
This report summarizes findings from the fourth NHBS data collection among PWID, which was conducted in 2015.
Published on: September 27, 2017
September 27 is National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.