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New and updated CDC resources on HIV and AIDS



 



HIV And Injecting Drugs 101 Consumer Info Sheet

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:16:00 EDT

This info sheet provides consumers with an overview of HIV and injection drug use.



HIV and Tuberculosis

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:15:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV and Tuberculosis..



HIV Among American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:30:00 EDT

This chart shows HIV diagnoses among American Indians/Alaska Natives in the United States by transmission category and sex.



HIV Among Pregnant Women, Infants, and Children

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 13:15:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides information on HIV among women, infants, and children.



HIV Among Women Fact Sheet

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 12:00:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV among women.



Dear Colleague: National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 11:00:00 EDT

March 10 is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD), a time when organizations and communities across the United States come together to offer support, encourage discussion, and teach women and girls about the prevention of HIV, the importance of getting tested, and how to live with and manage HIV infection.



Start Talking. Stop HIV.: Behind-the-Scenes

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 08:30:00 EDT

View exclusive behind-the-scenes footage of the Start Talking. Stop HIV. campaign featuring gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men.



National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Tues, 28 Feb 2017 11:30:00 EST

March 10 is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD), a time when organizations and communities across the United States come together to offer support, encourage discussion, and teach women and girls about the prevention of HIV, the importance of getting tested, and how to live with and manage HIV infection.



Start Talking. Stop HIV. launches a refresh of campaign materials and website

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:30:00 EST

Start Talking. Stop HIV. has recently launched a refresh of the campaign to feature more diversity from our community in the images and content. The refresh includes a modern and engaging website, 10 new videos, and new campaign materials (e.g., posters) available to share or download in both English and in Spanish. Please check out the new site!



One Test. Two Lives. New Due Date Calculator

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EST

Latest HIV testing recommendations during pregnancy for obstetrical providers. Try out the interactive calculator now!



New Haciendolo Video Testimonials

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EST

The Doing It campaign has added new Spanish videos showcasing various Hispanic/Latino participants who are testing for HIV in order to know their status and stay healthy.



PEP 101 Consumer Information Sheet

Thu, 9 Feb 2017 13:30:00 EDT

This consumer information sheet describes the basics of PEP.



Changes in the disparity of HIV diagnosis rates among black women—United States, 2010–2014

Tue, 7 Feb 2017 13:30:00 EDT

This study suggests that the disparity in HIV diagnosis rates for black women, compared to Hispanic/Latina and white women, may be decreasing, a good sign that targeted prevention efforts are working. However, disparities have not disappeared, and black women continue to have a much higher rate of HIV diagnoses than Hispanic/Latina or white women. CDC remains committed to implementing high-impact prevention approaches that can reduce HIV infections among all blacks.



HIV care outcomes among blacks with diagnosed HIV—United States, 2014

Tue, 7 Feb 2017 13:20:00 EDT

A second MMWR article highlights the need for strong efforts to improve care outcomes among blacks living with HIV. At the end of 2013, only 49% of blacks living with diagnosed HIV had a suppressed viral load—the lowest proportion for any race/ethnicity in the United States. CDC is working with our partners to increase linkage to and retention in care and viral suppression for blacks living with HIV and to address the social determinants of health, such as poverty and discrimination, which contribute to health disparities.



HIV Surveillance in Urban and Nonurban Areas (through 2015)

Tue, 7 Feb 2017 11:01:00 EDT

The purpose of this document is to provide updated information on the national surveillance of in urban and nonurban areas.



HIV Among African American Gay and Bisexual Men

Tue, 7 Feb 2017 10:21:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides information and statistics about HIV among African American gay and bisexual men.



HIV Among African Americans

Tue, 7 Feb 2017 10:20:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides information and statistics about HIV among African Americans.



Dear Colleague: National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Mon, 6 Feb 2017 13:00:00 EDT

February 7 is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Read more about HIV among African Americans and what CDC and its partners are doing.



National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:30:00 EDT

February 7 is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Learn more about HIV and what you can do to prevent it.



HIV Surveillance - Adolescents and Young Adults (through 2015)

Tue, 25 Jan 2017 10:30:00 EST

The slide set describes the burden HIV among adolescents and young adults. At the end of 2014, 38,356 adolescents and young adults, 13–24 years of age, were living with diagnosed HIV infection in the United States and 6 dependent areas.



Maps Based on Data from 2015 HIV Surveillance Report

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:30:00 EDT

The purpose of this document is to provide updated information on the national surveillance of HIV infection by state and US dependent territories. Data is depicted using the US map.



HIV Prevention in the United States: New Opportunities, New Expectations

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 14:00:00 EDT

This brochure summarizes the state of the HIV epidemic in the United States, as well as CDC’s current HIV prevention priorities, gaps in HIV prevention, and how the agency is helping accelerate new progress against HIV.



Social Determinants of Health and Selected HIV Care Outcomes among Adults with Diagnosed HIV Infection in 32 States and the District of Columbia, 2014

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 12:00:00 EST

This report is one of the first county-level, multi-jurisdictional analyses to examine SDH and linkage to HIV medical care, retention in HIV medical care, and HIV viral suppression. The report presents data on numbers and percentages of diagnoses of HIV infection through 2014 among persons aged 18 years and older by five social determinants of health (SDH) indicators and selected characteristics that include sex, age, race/ethnicity, and transmission category, 32 states and the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.



HIV Surveillance in Women (through 2015)

Thu, 05 Dec 2016 15:15:00 EST

This slide series presents HIV surveillance data for the United States and 6 dependent areas among women.



HIV Surveillance— Persons Who Inject Drugs (through 2015)

Thu, 05 Dec 2016 12:05:00 EST

This slide series presents HIV surveillance data for the United States and 6 dependent areas among persons who inject drugs (PWID).



2015 HIV Surveillance Report

Tues, 29 Nov 2016 2:29:00 EDT

The annual HIV Surveillance Report provides an overview on the current epidemiology of HIV disease in the United States and dependent areas. CDC funds state and territorial health departments to collect surveillance data on persons diagnosed with HIV infection; all personal identifiers are removed from these data before being transmitted to CDC via a secure data network. Data are analyzed by CDC and then displayed by age, race, sex, transmission category, and jurisdiction (where appropriate). Prior to the 2008 reporting year, the report was referred to as the HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report. The report is published annually in late summer or early fall.



Basic Statistics

Tues, 29 Nov 2016 2:28:00 EDT

This webpage provides basic statistics for HIV and AIDS in the United States.



HIV in the United States: At A Glance

Tues, 29 Nov 2016 2:27:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV in the United States.



HIV and AIDS in the United States by Geographic Distribution

Tues, 29 Nov 2016 2:26:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV and AIDS in the United States by geographic distribution.



Epidemiology of HIV Infection (through 2015)

Tues, 29 Nov 2016 2:25:00 EDT

This slide series presents HIV surveillance data for the United States and 6 dependent areas for the United States and 6 dependent areas.



HIV Surveillance by Race/Ethnicity (through 2015)

Tues, 29 Nov 2016 2:24:00 EDT

This slide set describes diagnoses of HIV in the United States by race/ethnicity.



HIV and Injection Drug Use

Tues, 29 Nov 2016 2:23:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides data about HIV and AIDS among persons who inject drugs and discusses what CDC is doing to prevent HIV.



Three Updated HIV Slide Sets

Tues, 29 Nov 2016 2:20:00 EDT

Three slide sets were recently updated including the Medical Monitoring Project, Epidemiology of HIV Infection, and HIV Surveillance by Race/Ethnicity.



2015 Annual Report

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:30:00 EDT

This report provides an overview of the CDC Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention's activities in 2015.



World AIDS Day is December 1, 2016

Tue, 11 Nov 2016 15:30:00 EDT

Download our new social media resources to help you raise awareness.



Safer Sex 101 for HIV

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:30:00 EDT

Consumer info sheet on the basics of safer sex and HIV prevention.



HIV and Substance Abuse

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:00:00 EDT

This fact sheet presents information about substance abuse and HIV risk and describes CDC’s HIV prevention activities.



2015 STD Surveillance Report

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:50:00 EDT

Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance 2015 presents statistics and trends for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in the United States through 2015. This annual publication is intended as a reference document for policy makers, program managers, health planners, researchers, and others who are concerned with the public health implications of these diseases.



Dear Colleague: National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 10:20:00 EDT

October 15, 2016 is National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day, a day to focus on how we can eliminate HIV among Hispanics/Latinos.



Five Things You Can Do for National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 14:50:00 EDT

October 15, 2016 is National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day, a day to focus on how we can eliminate HIV among Hispanics/Latinos.



Dear Colleague: National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NGMHAAD)

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:00:00 EDT

September 27 is National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.



Five Things You Can Do for National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:00:00 EDT

Five Things You Can Do for National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day



HIV Testing 101 Info Sheet

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 16:00:00 EDT

This fact sheet providers consumers with the basics about HIV and testing.



HIV Among People Aged 50 and Over

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:00:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV among people aged 50 and older.



Social Determinants of Health among Adults with Diagnosed HIV Infection in 11 States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico, 2014

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 12:00:00 EDT

The report supplements the 2014 HIV Surveillance Report and presents data on persons aged 18 years and older with HIV infection diagnosed in 2014 and reported to the National HIV Surveillance System through July 2015. Data were limited to persons aged 18 years and older to more accurately represent the population from which the SDH indicator variables were collected by ACS.



Pediatric HIV Surveillance (through 2014)

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 08:25:00 EDT

The purpose of this document is to provide updated information on the national surveillance of pediatric HIV.



Living With HIV 101 Info Sheet

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:45:00 EDT

This info sheet provides consumers with an overview of living with HIV: how to stay healthy, how to get help paying for ART, and how to protect others.



Male Condom Use

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:40:03 EDT

This fact sheet gives instructions for the right way to use a male condom. It contains sexually graphic images and may not be suitable for some audiences.



Female Condom Use

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:40:02 EDT

This fact sheet gives instructions for the right way to use a female condom. It contains sexually graphic images and may not be suitable for some audiences.



Dental Dam Use

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:40:01 EDT

This fact sheet gives instructions for how to use a dental dam as a barrier for oral sex. It contains sexually graphic images and may not be suitable for some audiences.



HIV Risk Among Persons Who Exchange Sex for Money or Nonmonetary Items

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 12:00:03 EDT

This fact sheet describes the risk of HIV among people who exchange sex for money or nonmonetary items and lists prevention options.



HIV Among Gay and Bisexual Men Fact Sheet

Thu, 10 Aug 2016 16:30:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV among gay and bisexual men.



Vaginal Sex and HIV Risk Fact Sheet

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 14:40:00 EDT

This fact sheet describes the risk of getting HIV through vaginal sex and lists ways to reduce risk.



Anal Sex and HIV Risk Fact Sheet

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:00:00 EDT

This fact sheet describes the risk of getting HIV through anal sex and includes prevention options.



HIV/AIDS Data through December 2014 Provided for the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program, for Fiscal Year 2016

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:00:00 EDT

The report displays data used as part of the formula to allocate funding for grant recipients under the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program, for Fiscal Year 2016.



Monitoring Selected National HIV Prevention and Care Objectives by Using HIV Surveillance Data United States and 6 Dependent Areas, 2014

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 12:00:01 EDT

This surveillance supplemental report complements presents the results of focused analyses of National HIV Surveillance System data to measure progress toward achieving NHAS objectives.



Selected National HIV Prevention and Care Outcomes

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 12:00:00 EDT

The slide set "Selected National HIV Prevention and Care Outcomes" presents the prevalence of diagnosed HIV infection, linkage to HIV medical care, retention in care, and viral suppression.



Gay and Bisexual Teen Males No More Likely than Heterosexual Teen Males to Engage in Several Sexual Risk Behaviors

Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:05:00 EDT

New CDC data presented at the International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa, suggests there are no significant differences in several HIV-related risk behaviors among male students in ninth through 12th grades who identify as heterosexual, gay or bisexual.



HIV 101 Consumer Info Sheet

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:15:01 EDT

This info sheet provides consumers with an overview of HIV: how the virus is and is not transmitted, how to protect yourself from HIV, and how to stay healthy and protect others if you are living with HIV.



PrEP 101 Consumer Info Sheet

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:15:00 EDT

This info sheet provides consumers with an overview of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), daily medicines to prevent HIV. Learn what PrEP is, who should consider taking it, and how someone can get help paying for it.



New HIV Treatment Works videos

Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:25:00 EDT

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) HIV Treatment Works campaign for people living with HIV features the stories of individuals talking about how sticking to HIV treatment helps them stay healthy, protect others, do what they love, and live a longer, healthier life.



PS17-1704: Comprehensive High-Impact HIV Prevention Projects for Young Men of Color Who Have Sex with Men and Young Transgender Persons of Color

Wed, 13 Jul 2016 16:00:00 EDT

The purpose of this program is to implement comprehensive HIV prevention programs to reduce morbidity, mortality, and related health disparities among high-risk YMSM of color, YTG of color and their partners.



UPDATED: HIV and Viral Hepatitis Fact Sheet

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:45:00 EDT

This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV and Viral hepatitis coinfection.



Evaluation of the Impact of National HIV Testing Day — United States, 2011–2014

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:30:01 EDT

For approximately 2 decades, June 27th has been designated as National human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) Testing Day (NHTD) to promote HIV testing and increase awareness of the importance of getting tested for HIV.



Healthcare Utilization and HIV Testing of Males Aged 15-39 in Physician Offices: 2009-2012

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:30:00 EDT

In 2006, CDC recommended routine HIV testing of adults and adolescents; however, testing coverage in the United States has been suboptimal. Among new HIV diagnoses in 2014, 81% were in males, with the highest number reported in those aged 20–29 years.



Dear Colleague: National HIV Testing Day (NHTD)

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 10:00:00 EDT

June 27, 2015 is National HIV Testing Day, which reinforces and promotes the importance of HIV testing to increase the number of people who are aware of their HIV status.



Things You Can Do For National HIV Testing Day

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 13:35:00 EDT

Learn about how CDC can support and enhance your National HIV Testing Day activities.



Diagnoses of HIV Infection among Adolescents and Young Adults in the United States and 6 Dependent Areas, 2010–2014

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 12:00:00 EDT

This report summarizes diagnosis of adolescents and young adults diagnosed and living with HIV infection. During 2010–2014, the estimated rates of diagnoses of HIV infection for persons aged 13–14 years and for persons aged 15–19 years decreased, and the rate for persons aged 20–24 years remained stable. In 2014, persons aged 20–24 years accounted for 18% of all diagnoses and had the second highest rate of diagnoses (34.3 per 100,000 population).



New Business Responds to AIDS (BRTA) Website

Tue, 24 May 2016 12:30:00 EDT

Business Responds to AIDS (BRTA) is a free public-private partnership initiative of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that supports small, medium and large-size businesses with tailored resources and tools of effective workplace programs and human resource (HR) policies to reduce stigma and prevent discrimination against employees living with HIV.



Diagnosed HIV Infection among Adults and Adolescents in Metropolitan Statistical Areas United States and Puerto Rico, 2014

Tue, 24 May 2016 12:00:00 EDT

The report supplements the 2014 HIV Surveillance Report and presents data based on people living with diagnosed HIV infection residing in metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) in the United States and Puerto Rico.



Diagnoses of HIV Infection among Adults Aged 50 Years and Older in the United States and Dependent Areas 2010–2014

Tue, 24 May 2016 12:00:00 EDT

A surveillance supplemental report to complement the 2014 HIV Surveillance Report by presenting data on diagnoses of HIV infection among persons aged 50 years and older in the United States and 6 dependent areas.



UPDATED: Oral Sex and HIV Risk Fact Sheet

Mon, 23 May 2016 15:00:00 EST

This website and fact sheet describe the risk of getting HIV through oral sex and includes steps one can take to reduce one's risk.



UPDATED: HIV and AIDS in the United States by Geographic Distribution Fact Sheet

Fri, 20 May 2016 12:20:00 EST

In the United States, the burden of HIV and AIDS is not evenly distributed across states and regions. In most areas of the country, HIV is concentrated in urban areas, so states reporting more diagnoses or higher rates of persons living with diagnosed HIV infection or AIDS usually contain major metropolitan areas.



UPDATED: Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders Fact Sheet

Wed, 19 May 2016 15:30:00 EST

This is an updated version of the exisiting Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders fact sheet.



UPDATED: HIV Among Asians in the United States

Mon, 16 May 2016 13:20:00 EST

HIV Infection among Asians in the United States and Dependent Areas.



New CDC Tuberculosis Website

Mon, 16 May 2016 13:00:00 EST

CDC's Division of Tuberculosis Elimination is excited to launch our new tuberculosis website!



HIV Testing at CDC-Funded Sites: United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, 2014

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:00:00 EST

This report includes HIV testing data from 61 CDC-funded health departments jurisdictions and 151 directly funded community based organizations.



Brochure: A Pill a Day Keeps HIV Away: Taking Daily Medication

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:20:00 EST

Brochure for persons taking PrEP describing importance of taking daily doses and ways to help do that.



Brochure: Paying for PrEP

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:15:00 EST

Outlines options for paying for PrEP care for persons with or without health insurance.



CDC Program Guidance for Implementing Certain Components of Syringe Services Programs, 2016

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 09:10:00 EST

The purpose of this document is to provide implementation guidance for programs directly funded by CDC interested in implementing new or expanding existing syringe services programs (SSPs) for persons who inject drugs (PWID). This program guidance was developed in accordance with the Department of Health and Human Services ( HHS) Implementation Guidance to Support Certain Components of Syringe Service Programs, 2016 (HHS SSP Guidance).



UPDATED: HIV and Tuberculosis Fact Sheet

Thu, 21 Apr 2016 11:30:00 EST

This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV and Tuberculosis.



UPDATED: Guidelines for Antiretroviral Postexposure Prophylaxis After Sexual, Injection Drug Use, or Other Non-occupational Exposure to HIV – United States, 2016

Tue, 19 Apr 2016 09:45:00 EST

The purpose of these guidelines is to provide healthcare providers in the United States with updated guidelines to the 2005 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nonoccupational postexposure prophylaxis (nPEP) recommendations on the use of antiretroviral nPEP and other aspects of case management for persons with isolated exposure outside healthcare settings.



UPDATED: Fact Sheet: HIV Among Transgender People

Mon, 18 Apr 2016 15:30:00 EST

This fact sheet provides data and other information about HIV among transgender people in the United States.



Dear Colleague: CDC Observes National Transgender HIV Testing Day

Fri, 15 Apr 2016 09:30:00 EST

On April 18, CDC will join our partners to observe the inaugural National Transgender HIV Testing Day, sponsored by the Center of Excellence for Transgender Health, at the University of California, San Francisco.



UPDATED: Fact Sheet: HIV among Youth

Fri, 08 Apr 2016 11:30:00 EST

This fact sheet explores HIV's impact on youth in the United States, factors that impact youth risk, and CDC's response.



New Posters and Palm Cards for National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Fri, 01 Apr 2016 14:30:00 EST

New Posters and Palm Cards for National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day



RELEASED: Syringe Service Programs: New Guidance and Resources

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 13:30:00 EST

The U.S. is experiencing a growing opioid epidemic, which has made many communities vulnerable to outbreaks of HIV and viral hepatitis among people who inject drugs (PWID). To address this issue, Members of Congress worked together late last year on a broad, bipartisan basis to revise a longstanding ban on the use of federal funds for Syringe Services Programs (SSPs).



UPDATED: HIV Among Pregnant Women, Infants, and Children Fact Sheet

Wed, 23 Mar 2016 14:20:00 EST

This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV among pregnant women, infants, and children in the United States.



UPDATED: HIV Among American Indians and Alaska Natives Fact Sheet

Fri, 18 Mar 2016 15:30:00 EST

This fact sheet provides statistical data and information about HIV among American Indians and Alaska Natives.



UPDATED: HIV Testing in Nonclinical Settings

Wed, 16 Mar 2016 12:00:00 EST

CDC issued program guidance for HIV testing providers called Implementing HIV Testing in Nonclinical Settings: A Guide for HIV Testing Providers. This guide supports the implementation of HIV testing services in nonclinical settings in the United States.



National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: Animated Infographic

Fri, 11 Mar 2016 10:45:00 EST

HIV remains a significant health issue for women and adolescent girls, with more than 280,000 women living with HIV in the United States.



Doing It Testimonial Videos

Fri, 11 Mar 2016 10:44:00 EST

Testimonial videos that tell the audience why they are "Doing It" tells us about why she's #DoingIt, and the importance of HIV testing.



UPDATED: HIV Among Women Fact Sheet

Fri, 11 Mar 2016 09:15:00 EST

Black/African American and Hispanic/Latina women continue to be disproportionately affected by HIV, compared with women of other races/ethnicities. Of the total estimated number of women living with diagnosed HIV at the end of 2013, 61% (137,504) were African American, 17% (39,177) were white, and 17% (38,664) were Hispanics/Latinas.



Dear Colleague: CDC Observes National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:05:00 EST

March 10 is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD), a time when organizations and communities across the United States come together to offer support, encourage discussion, and teach women and girls about the prevention of HIV, the importance of getting tested, and how to live with and manage HIV infection.



Just Released: Prevention Status Reports

Tue, 01 Mar 2016 10:05:00 EST

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the newest Prevention Status Reports (PSRs), which highlight the status of policies and practices designed to address 10 important public health problems.



CDC Observes National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Mon, 29 Feb 2016 10:05:00 EST

March 10 is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD), a time when organizations and communities across the United States come together to offer support, encourage discussion, and teach women and girls about the prevention of HIV, the importance of getting tested, and how to live with and manage HIV infection.



Maps Based on Data from 2014 HIV Surveillance Report (through 2014)

Fri, 26 Feb 2016 14:45:00 EST

The purpose of this document is to provide updated information on the national surveillance of HIV infection by state and US dependent territories. Data is depicted using the US map.



New National Estimates of Lifetime HIV Risk Released

Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:15:00 EST

Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released estimates that show if current HIV diagnoses rates persist, approximately 1 in 2 black gay and bisexual men and 1 in 4 Latino gay and bisexual men in the United States will be diagnosed with HIV during their lifetime.



The Right Way to Use a Male Condom

Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:14:00 EST

Using male condoms the right way, every time, can reduce (though not eliminate) the risk of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and viral hepatitis, as well as other diseases that may be transmitted through sex.



Cluster of HIV Infections Attributed to Unsafe Injection Practices — Cambodia, December 1, 2014–February 28, 2015

Thu, 18 Feb 2016 12:00:00 EST

The largest cluster of new HIV infections ever attributed to unsafe injections among a general population was reported in a rural area of Cambodia; 2.7% of residents were infected. The outbreak was detected after increased demand for HIV testing by residents who perceived themselves to be at risk after exposure to an unlicensed provider of injections and intravenous infusions.