Check out these great resources on HIV/AIDS below!
Of the new HIV diagnoses in 2018, 19% were women.
85% of those cases were transmitted by heterosexual contact.
HIV and Women (CDC)
HIV and Pregnant Women, Infants, and Children (CDC)
Find HIV Testing & Prevention Services Near You (CDC)
World Health Organization
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
HIV prevention basics (CDC)
“PrEP” (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) treatment: daily medication for HIV/AIDS negative people who are at high-risk of getting HIV that can greatly reduce the chance of getting it if exposed (CDC)
“PEP” (Post-Exposure Prophylaxis) treatment: emergency-only medication for people who are HIV/AIDS negative, taken within 72 hours of possible exposure (CDC)
“History of HIV and AIDS Overview” (Avert – UK nonprofit)
“Origin of AIDS & HIV” HIV history pre-1980s (Avert – UK nonprofit)
“HIV and AIDS Timeline” (National Prevention Information Network)
“HIV Undetectable = Untransmittable (U=U), or Treatment as Prevention”: antiretroviral therapy is a daily medication for people who are HIV/AIDS positive that reduces the amount of HIV in the blood to undetectable levels low enough to be untransmittable (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
Help paying for PrEP: “PrEP Assistance Programs” (PrEPcost.org)
Copay Tips: “HIV, AIDS and Prevention Information and Resources” (Co-Pay Relief Program)
“Questions to Ask Your HIV Care Provider” (U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs)