HIV in the News

Published on: February 22, 2018
HIV diagnoses analyzed by age groups revealed striking differences in rates of diagnosis of HIV infection between ages 13-21 years. During 2010-2014, HIV infection diagnosis rates per 100,000 population varied substantially with increasing age among persons aged 13-15 years (0.7), 16-17 years (4.5), 18-19 years (16.5), and 20-21 years (28.6).
Published on: February 21, 2018
This page describes the risk of getting HIV from injection drug use (sharing needles, syringes, and other injection equipment).
Published on: February 20, 2018
This fact sheet presents data on HIV in the United States among people who inject drugs, describes the risk of getting HIV from injection drug use, and discusses CDC's work to prevent HIV.
Published on: February 15, 2018
An overview of progress on selected PS12-1201required and recommended program components in 61 CDC-funded health departments in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, 2016.
Published on: February 7, 2018
This fact sheet provides information about HIV among African Americans.
Published on: February 7, 2018
This fact sheet provides information about HIV among African American gay and bisexual men.
Published on: February 6, 2018
February 7 is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Read more about HIV among African Americans and what CDC and its partners are doing.
Published on: February 1, 2018
In 2014, fewer blacks living with diagnosed HIV infection had sustained viral suppression (all viral load test results in 2014 less than 200 HIV RNA copies per mL) compared with Hispanics and whites.
Published on: February 1, 2018
Cambodians receive 0.8-5.9 therapeutic injections per person per year, one of the highest reported rates worldwide. Appropriate medical injections and infusions can be health sustaining or lifesaving; however, improper administration can have detrimental health consequences, including infectious disease transmission.
Published on: January 29, 2018
This slide set describes HIV among children younger than 13 years in the United States and 6 dependent areas.

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