Both oral and anal sex have been linked to an increased risk of STD and HIV transmission in heterosexuals, say CDC researchers.
Veronica Hackethal, MD
Structural barriers may explain the HIV epidemic among women in the American South.
Findings from the largest study to evaluate sex differences in HIV-related cognitive dysfunction.
This study may help alleviate doubts about whether laypersons can perform the test and interpret the results correctly on their own.
Results of this study suggest a combined epidemic of sexual ill-health, drug use harms, and mental illness among HIV-positive MSM who engage in slamsex and chemsex.
PrEP can decrease risk of HIV transmission. It can also contribute to risky sexual behavior and STIs.
The population of children who had prenatal exposure to HIV and to antiretroviral agents who do not become infected with HIV is growing. What effect do ARVs have on neurodevelopment in this group?
Clinical trials of second generation direct-acting antivirals in HCV show high cure rates. But do those rates reflect real life?
A systematic approach may help more primary care clinicians identify men who have sex with men among their patients, which in turn could help them focus on patients in need of more frequent HIV testing and preventive services.
Why has the HIV epidemic shifted from affluent gay white men in New York and San Francisco to impoverished people of color in the South?