HIV in the News

Published on: July 18, 2018
This report summarizes the client-level partner services data submitted by CDC-funded jurisdictions in the United States and dependent areas (i.e., Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands). In 2016, 49,266 index patients were identified across all HIV Partner Services programs and named a total of 33,294 partners.
Published on: June 28, 2018
In a sample of 333 health care-seeking, heterosexual adults at increased risk for acquiring HIV infection, 194 (58%) reported not receiving an HIV test offer at a recent medical visit(s), and men (versus women) had a significantly lower prevalence of provider-initiated HIV test offers (32% versus 48%).
Published on: June 26, 2018
This supplemental surveillance reports provides data on outcomes in HIV prevention and care using surveillance data.
Published on: June 26, 2018
This slide series presents HIV care outcomes, including receipt of care and viral suppression.
Published on: June 26, 2018
June 27, 2018 is National HIV Testing Day, which promotes the importance of HIV testing to increase the number of people who are aware of their HIV status. Learn more about the latest research and what CDC is doing to increase HIV testing.
Published on: June 25, 2018
Over one-third of US HIV patients had missed opportunities to initiate hepatitis B vaccination. Meeting goals for hepatitis B elimination will require increased vaccination of HIV patients in all practice settings, particularly at non-Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program-funded facilities.
Published on: June 21, 2018
Analysis of 2006-2016 national population-based data found that the percentage of persons ever tested and median interval since last test remained unchanged. The median interval since last test among persons with recent HIV risk was shorter than that of other persons tested but exceeded 1 year.
Published on: June 21, 2018
This HIV surveillance slide set presents HIV surveillance data for the United States and Puerto Rico among adults and adolescents in metropolitan statistical areas.
Published on: June 19, 2018
The Doing It My Way Toolkit features content that can be used to post on social media channels and share with organizations. The toolkit includes sample social media posts in English and Spanish, the Doing It and Doing It My Way image library, animated gifs, and a full promotional video.
Published on: June 15, 2018
Among 651 persons diagnosed with HIV infection in community settings in Eswatini, 98% enrolled in care, and 83% initiated ART within a few days of receiving peer-delivered linkage case management services recommended by CDC and the World Health Organization. After expansion of ART eligibility for all persons with HIV infection, 96% initiated ART.