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Sexual disclosure laws require reconsideration for teens with HIV

December 14, 2015
ATLANTA — Troubled adolescents with HIV infection often experience social barriers that prevent or discourage disclosure of their status to…
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Opt-out testing at children’s hospitals increases HIV testing rate

December 11, 2015
ATLANTA — Hospitalwide opt-out testing was successful at increasing the HIV testing rate among children aged 13 years and older at two U.S…
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Health ads on social media reach Rhode Island MSM

December 11, 2015
ATLANTA — An estimated one in four Rhode Island gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men viewed health prevention banner ads on online…
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HIV diagnoses frequent among MSM attending STD clinics

December 10, 2015
ATLANTA — HIV diagnoses are common among men who have sex with men seeking care at local STD clinics and occur more frequently in those also…
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MSM who exchange sex for money often unaware of HIV infection

December 10, 2015
ATLANTA — Men who have sex with men who reported exchanging sex for money are more likely to be unaware of their HIV infection, according to…
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HIV monitoring tools improve progress locally in California

December 9, 2015
ATLANTA — Local health jurisdictions in California that used evaluation tools to monitor progress in HIV reported incremental improvements in…
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Prompt linkage to care reduces HIV progression, time to viral suppression

December 9, 2015
ATLANTA — HIV patients linked to care within 1 month achieved viral suppression quicker than those linked to care within 3 months, according to…
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Black, Latino MSM report high exposure to recent HIV campaigns

December 9, 2015
ATLANTA — Black and Latino men who have sex with men reported high levels of exposure to two recent HIV social marketing campaigns, according…
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Two new CDC efforts aim to reduce HIV

December 8, 2015
ATLANTA — At the National HIV Prevention Conference, the CDC announced the release of a national HIV testing campaign and an online tool to…
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PrEP use may inform sexual decision-making among MSM

December 8, 2015
ATLANTA — Use of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis may drive decisions about sex and condom use among serodiscordant couples, according to findings…