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WHO upholds guidance on hormonal contraceptive use and HIV

Thursday, February 16th, 2012 | Permalink

16 February 2012 — WHO has concluded that women living with HIV or at high risk of HIV can safely continue to use hormonal contraceptives to prevent pregnancy. The recommendation follows a thorough review of evidence about links between hormonal contraceptive use and HIV acquisition.

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WHO upholds guidance on hormonal contraceptive use and HIV

WHO reviews all evidence on possible link between hormonal contraception and HIV

Thursday, February 16th, 2012 | Permalink

16 February 2012 — WHO has concluded that women living with HIV or at high risk of HIV can safely continue to use hormonal contraceptives to prevent pregnancy. The recommendation follows a thorough review of evidence about links between hormonal contraceptive use and HIV acquisition.

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WHO reviews all evidence on possible link between hormonal contraception and HIV

New Report: HIV Counseling and Testing at CDC-Funded Sites, United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, 2006-2007

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 | Permalink

This report provides a summary of HIV CT data and is intended to be used by HIV program managers and policy makers, HIV CT service providers, evaluators, researchers, and others at the local, state, and national levels who are interested in the public health implications of HIV prevention program data.

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New Report: HIV Counseling and Testing at CDC-Funded Sites, United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, 2006-2007

New Fact Sheet: HIV among Youth

Monday, December 5th, 2011 | Permalink

Too many young people in the United States (US) are at risk for HIV infection. This risk is especially notable for young gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM), especially young African American or Latino MSM, and all youth of minority races and ethnicities. Continual HIV prevention outreach and education efforts, including programs on abstinence, delaying the initiation of sex, and negotiating safer sex, are required as new generations replace the generations that benefited from earlier prevention strategies.

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New Fact Sheet: HIV among Youth

Needlestick Statistics « QD Syringe Systems™

Saturday, November 12th, 2011 | Permalink

Filed under: Syringe Blog | Tags: Needlestick Statistics, QD Syringe, qd syringe systems , syringe, syringes |. Needlestick Statistics ::: 1300000 deaths annually ::: 23000000 hepatitis infections annually ::: 260000 HIV/AIDS …

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Needlestick Statistics « QD Syringe Systems™