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Author Archives: Emily Newman

When will I be able to take a pill to prevent gonorrhea, syphilis and chlamydia?

When will I be able to take a pill to prevent gonorrhea, syphilis and chlamydia?

, by Emily Newman

Rising rates of STIs make biomedical STI prevention an attractive option, but Jean-Michel Molina cautions against antibiotic overuse and other potential pitfalls. Read More

New data from CDC show young MSM, Black MSM, and Hispanic/Latino MSM most at-risk for undiagnosed HIV in the U.S.

New data from CDC show young MSM, Black MSM, and Hispanic/Latino MSM most at-risk for undiagnosed HIV in the U.S.

, by Emily Newman

Racial and ethnic disparities are apparent in new data on HIV incidence, prevalence and undiagnosed infection. Read More

Turning the tide on HIV in Zimbabwe, one AIDS denialist at a time

Turning the tide on HIV in Zimbabwe, one AIDS denialist at a time

, by Emily Newman

Zimbabwe is making progress in its response to HIV, with viral suppression rates better than in the U.S. Find out how gains have been made in this hard-hit country. Read More

Strong opposition to Trump travel ban voiced by HIV conference organizers

Strong opposition to Trump travel ban voiced by HIV conference organizers

, by Emily Newman

Beginning the CROI press conference, Susan Buchbinder, MD said that organizers “reject in the strongest possible terms and without reservation the recent executive order.” Read More

Antibodies could offer a more “natural” and safer HIV treatment or prevention option

Antibodies could offer a more “natural” and safer HIV treatment or prevention option

, by Emily Newman

Richard Kroup, MD, gives an overview of how broadly neutralizing antibodies may revolutionize the way we treat and prevent HIV. Read More