HIV AIDS

 
FDA Announced Approval of Second HIV-Prevention Drug
October 04, 2019

The FDA announced October 3 approval of Descovy®, making it the second drug to receive indication for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis.

10 New Drugs for Primary Care: Q1 2019
April 11, 2019

Highlights: The first liquid solution of colchicine for prophylaxis of gout, the first generic version of Advair Diskus,® and 8 more new and approved drugs.

HCV/HIV-coinfected Patients Recover Liver Function with All-oral DAA Therapy
February 11, 2019

A first-of-its-kind study found that among cirrhosis patients with and without HIV-coinfection, liver function improved >50% in each cohort.

Top 5 HIV Apps for Primary Care Providers
November 29, 2018

What are the top 5 HIV/AIDS apps that both physicians and patients can use? Scroll through our new slideshow to find out. 

Pre-exposure HIV Prophylaxis Works
November 29, 2018

Further hope for prevention of transmission as the search for a cure continues.

HIV-Positive Organ Transplant
November 05, 2018

Research supports liver and kidney transplantation in patients with HIV infection, but referral rates are low.

NCCN Guidelines for Cancer in HIV: A Quiz
October 10, 2018

Test your knowledge of the latest National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines for cancer in patients with HIV infection.

PrEP Use Growing in the US and Worldwide
September 04, 2018

The use of pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention among men who have sex with men has doubled each year since 2012.

Low Condom Use During Oral/Anal Sex Puts Heterosexuals at Risk
August 08, 2018

Both oral and anal sex have been linked to an increased risk of STD and HIV transmission in heterosexuals, say CDC researchers.

Why Southern Women Are Hit Hardest by HIV
July 09, 2018

Structural barriers may explain the HIV epidemic among women in the American South.