New HIV Guidelines – When to Start Treatment?

The British HIV Association (BHIVA) issues a number of guidelines for the treatment of HIV and related illnesses. These are used by clinicians as the starting point for treatment decisions, though of course, each individual case needs to be treated on its merits – everybody’s HIV experience is different. In the latest treatment guidelines, BHIVA recommends […]

Hillary Clinton Expresses U.S. Commitment to Creating “AIDS-Free Generation”

In a speech by a top U.S. official addressing HIV, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton this week committed the U.S. to ramping up its efforts to create the first “AIDS-free generation” by employing a range of prevention efforts, including the “treatment as prevention” approach. Focusing almost entirely on resource-poor countries, Clinton announced new […]