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Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: November 21, 2017

Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: November 21, 2017 Top 10 HIV Clinical Developments of 2017 These major stories changed the way we think about HIV patient care and treatment in 2017. David A. Wohl, M.D., walks us through what happened — and why it matters. Read more TheBodyPRO.com on TwitterFor even more of the latest HIV […]

NAM AIDSMAP UPDATE NOVEMBER 22, 2017

22 November 2017 You may have an undetectable viral load, but your partner may still need PrEP or PEP HPV and anal cancer Does U=U apply to breastfeeding? Healthcare workers living with HIV Heart disease and kidney disease Editors’ picks from other sources You may have an undetectable viral load, but your partner may still […]

Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: November 21, 2017

Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: November 21, 2017 Top 10 HIV Clinical Developments of 2017 These major stories changed the way we think about HIV patient care and treatment in 2017. David A. Wohl, M.D., walks us through what happened — and why it matters. Read more TheBodyPRO.com on TwitterFor even more of the latest HIV […]

News from EACS 2017 NOV. 2017

News from EACS 2017 How a London clinic reduced new HIV infections by 90% and why more European cities can do the same Scaling up HIV testing to reduce undiagnosed HIV infection requires a fundamental re-ordering of HIV testing services to make them more attractive to people at risk, and doing so can bring about […]

In HIV News: Keeping PWHIV in Care; Nurses’ Pivotal Moments; Advice on Entering the HIV Workforce; and More

Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: November 14, 2017 How Can We Keep People With HIV in Care? New Research Offers Insights Two recent studies looked at patient and provider issues that impact retention in care, and offered new insights that might help end disparities in the HIV care continuum. Read more TheBodyPRO.com on TwitterFor even more […]

NAM AIDSMAP UPDATE NOVE 8TH 2017

Wednesday 8 November 2017 Contents HIV diagnoses fall sharply in England: why? Just because a partner has undetectable viral load, it doesn’t rule out the need for PrEP or PEP HPV vaccination advice from EACS Lack of increase in PrEP usage in Europe over the past year Hepatitis C test-and-treat in Switzerland New website: PrEP […]

Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: November 7, 2017

Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: November 7, 2017 Each One, Teach One: HIV Community Leaders Share Their Mentorship Stories Mentorship is a key component helping us challenge stigma, live with HIV, and commit to a life of service. We asked some community leaders to tell us about their mentors and what they’ve gained from these relationships. […]

NAM AIDSMAP UPDATE NOV 8TH 2017

Hepatitis C and quality of life A recent conference heard that Spain is making dramatic progress towards eliminating hepatitis C in people living with HIV because of widespread use of direct-acting antivirals – the proportion of people living with HIV who have chronic hepatitis C has fallen dramatically from 22% in 2015 to 12% in […]

Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: October 24, 2017

Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: October 24, 2017 Betty Price’s “Quarantine” Comment a Startling Example of Remaining HIV Stigma and Ignorance “The stigma, fear and ignorance associated with HIV are still very strong; those of us who do this work on a daily basis might forget this sad fact,” Paul Sax, M.D., writes. Read more TheBodyPRO.com […]

NAM AIDSMAP UPDATE OCT. 30, 2017

Monday 30 October 2017 Contents Spain making good progress towards elimination of HCV in people with HIV HCV care continuum across Europe High rate of HCV reinfection among gay and bisexual men Experimental treatment for extensively drug-resistant HIV does well in trial Symtuza combination pill safe and effective in people starting HIV treatment Quality of […]