Providing pregnant women with HIV self-testing kits to pass along to their male partners can boost the partners’ rate of HIV testing and entry into care, according to a new research.
A new study led by an infectious disease epidemiologist could change the way doctors treat a common sexually transmitted disease.
Child sexual abuse in the United States is costly, with an average lifetime cost of $1.1 million per death of female victims and $1.5 million per death of male victims, according to a new study.
Experts from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases have penned a NEJM perspective recognizing the United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) for 15 years of implementing an innovative program to prevent, treat, and care for persons living with HIV and AIDS. The authors stress that continued support for the State Department program is necessary to ensure an effective global response to the HIV pandemic and other infectious diseases worldwide.
Adolescents who are willing to exploit others for personal gain are more likely to bully and have sex than those who score higher on a measure of honesty and humility.