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BIG IDEAS: Concerted Efforts are Needed to Get Back on Track Toward Ending HIV Following Covid-19

Big Ideas | April 2022

BIG IDEAS IN BRIEF: Concerted Efforts are Needed to Get Back on Track Toward Ending HIV Following Covid-19

Big Ideas in Brief | April 2022

IDSA Updates COVID-19 Treatment Guidelines - Infectious Disease Special Edition 

Infectious Disease Special Edition | February 18, 2022

Taste disorders, xerostomia common in COVID-19 patients

DrBicuspid | February 3, 2022

Omicron: What We Know About the New Coronavirus Variant

NY Times | January 3, 2022

Paxlovid for the Treatment of COVID-19: Considerations for People With HIV and Hepatitis C

IDSA | December 30, 2021

COVID-19 Versus HIV

Infectious Disease Special Edition | December 29, 2021

Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccination Update and Important Resources

CDC | November 2, 2021

Associations between HIV infection and clinical spectrum of COVID-19: a population level analysis based on US National COVID Cohort Collaborative (N3C) data

NATAP | October 13, 2021

HIVMA has updated COVID-19 Vaccines and People with HIV Frequently Asked Questions 

HIVMA | September 26, 2021

HIV Is Africa’s Latest Covid-19 Problem

Bloomberg | September 20, 2021

Comparative Effectiveness of Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, and Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) Vaccines in Preventing COVID-19 Hospitalizations Among Adults Without Immunocompromising Conditions — United States, March–August 2021

CDC | September 17, 2021

Evidence to Recommendation Framework: An Additional Dose of mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine Following a Primary Series in Immunocompromised People

CDC | August 13, 2021

How Does Covid-19 Impact People With HIV? It's Not Completely Clear Yet 

Forbes | August 6, 2021

People with HIV should be prioritised for COVID-19 vaccination 

aidsmap | July 31, 2021

   
COVID-19 & Dentistry
Episode 29: Clinical Update + Sharing the Vaccine Conversation with patient
Episode 28: The Downward Trend in Cases, Children's Oral Health, and Long-Hauler
Episode 27: Your Questions Answered
Episode 26: Immunology 101, Update on Reported Variants, & Aerosol Containment Practices
Episode 25: Asympomatic vs. Pre-symptomatic, Vaccine Update, and Variant Strain Effects
Episode 24: Protecting yourself Outside the Practice & the Role of Dentists in Vaccination
Episode 23: Cases on the Rise, Promising Early Vaccine Results & Impacts of Mask-Wearing
Episode 22: ADA Supports Point-Of-Care Testing & Vaccination in Dental Offices
Episode 21: CDC Update - 'Aerosol' vs. 'Airborne' vs. 'Droplet' Transmission & Protection
Episode 20: Dentistry as Essential Care
Episode 19: What To Do If Your Office Has An Outbreak
Episode 18: New Isolation Guidance & Precautions from the CDC
Episode 17: Exploring Airborne Transmission of Coronavirus
Episode 16: Best Practices for Infection Control From OSAP & DentaQuest
Episode 15: Measuring the Rebound in Patient Volume & Clinical Update
Episode 14: Clinical Update, Understanding Asymptomatic Transmission Risk
Episode 13: ADHA Interim Guidance & A Review of Air Purification Systems
Episode 12: A Primer on the CDC’s Interim Guidance
Episode 11: Clinical Update & Working Effectively and Safely with Your Dental Laboratory
Episode 10: Making Sense of Aerosol Management
Episode 9: OSHA Update & Reorganizing Your Office to Help Your Patients Feel Safe
Episode 8: Returning to Practice: A Walkthrough of the ADA’s Guidance & Aerosol Management
Episode 7: Clinical Update with Dr. Reznik
Episode 6: Your Questions Answered by Dr. Reznik
Episode 5: My Office is Closed. Now What? A Guide for Dentists & Team Members
Episode 4: Coding for Teledentistry
Episode 3: HR Guidance & Legislative Updates
Episode 2: Managing Your Practice's Financial Health in a Crisis
Episode 1: Practice and Patient Safety During a Pandemic
   
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What People With HIV Need to Know About the New Coronavirus
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HEP for people living with and those affected by liver disease
What People With Liver Disease Need to Know About the New Coronavirus
7 Ways to Prevent the Spread of the New Coronavirus
Talk With Others About Coronavirus in the Hep Forums
All the Latest News on Coronavirus
   
CANCER HEALTH for people living with and those affected by cancer
What People With Cancer Need to Know About the New Coronavirus
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What You Need to Know About the New Coronavirus
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News Updates

Scientists Identify Characteristics to Better Define Long COVID

POZ | May 17, 2022

COVID-19 pandemic restrictions did not harm HIV care outcomes in Uganda

Aidsmap | May 11, 2022

Fully vaccinated HCW tests positive for delta and omicron just 20 days apart

Healio | April 23, 2022

Seriously Long COVID, TGIM and Other News

Infectious Disease Special Edition | April 22, 2022

Nearly one in five people with HIV in the UK could have a detectable viral load

Aidsmap | April 21, 2022

A quarter of 2020 deaths of people with HIV in the UK due to COVID-19

Aidsmap | April 21, 2022

CoronaVac shows weaker response in people with HIV

Aidsmap | April 7, 2022

Study shows that the SARS-CoV-2 envelope protein potently restricts HIV-1 infection

News Medical | March 30, 2022

Lessons Learned from Programmatic Gains in HIV Service Delivery During the COVID-19 Pandemic 

CDC | March 25, 2022

Covid vaccinations — including boosters — fall to lowest levels since 2020

Washington Post | March 25, 2022

Pfizer Begins Trial For COVID-19 Drug In Children Aged 6 To 17

Wall Street Journal | March 9, 2022

Long COVID more common in people with HIV

aidsmap | March 7, 2022

FDA warns of possible false results from unauthorized COVID-19 tests

The Hill | March 2, 2022

New IAPAC HIV Policy Brief: Exploring the Impact of COVID-19 on Urban HIV Policy

IAPAC | February 28, 2022

Genetic variant linked to both Covid risk and HIV protection

Earth.com | February 27, 2022

CDC debuts new mask guidelines  

Becker’s Hospital Review | February 25, 2022

Many General Dentists Affected By Patient Cancellations

Becker’s Dental Review | February 23, 2022

Survey shows dentists struggle with anxiety at work

ADA | February 22, 2022

Hygienist study reports low COVID-19 infection rate, slow return to work

ADA | February 22, 2022

Trends in Disease Severity and Health Care Utilization During the Early Omicron Variant Period Compared with Previous SARS-CoV-2 High Transmission Periods - United States, December 2020-January 2022 

Practice Update | February 22, 2022

Fact Check-COVID-19 vaccines do not cause HIV or AIDS

Reuters | February 21, 2022

Debunked: COVID-19 vaccines do not create variants of HIV/AIDS

Euronews | February 10, 2022

HIV and covid-19 in South Africa

The BMJ | January 27, 2022

Novel SARS-CoV-2 mutations reported in chronic HIV patients

News Medical | January 23, 2022

Similarities and dissimilarities in immune responses and metabolism in SARS-CoV-2 and HIV-1 infections

News Medical | January 13, 2022

Association of a Third Dose of BNT162b2 Vaccine With Incidence of SARS-CoV-2 Among Healthcare Workers

JAMA; 2022 Feb 08

A living WHO guideline on drugs for covid-19

The BMJ | January 2022

COVID-19 Booster Doses for 12- to 15-Year-Olds Authorized, Recommended, Approved

Infectious Disease Special Edition | January 7, 2022

Vaccination shortfall and other challenges of managing COVID-19

The Nation Newspaper | January 2, 2022

Signs You Had COVID-19 Without Knowing It 

WebMD | January 2022

Short-term binge drinking, marijuana, and recreational drug use trajectories in a prospective cohort of people living with HIV at the start of COVID-19 mitigation efforts in the United States 

Drug Alcohol Depend. 2021 Dec 25;231:109233. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2021.109233.

Pandemic Parallels: Understanding the Connections Between HIV/AIDS and COVID-19

Healthline | December 17, 2021

Impact of HIV virus on COVID-19 disease

EurekAlert! | December 13, 2021

New insights about COVID-19 vaccination rates among people living with HIV

News Medical | December 10, 2021

Global HIV/AIDS Program Helping in the Fight Against COVID-19

Yale School of Public Health - Yale University | December 9, 2021

New Study Explores Vaccine Hesitancy Among Healthcare Workers

Health Leaders Media | December 08, 2021

2021 Top Story in Clinical Dentistry: Oral Cavity is a Crucial Site for SARS-CoV-2 Infection 

Commentary; 2021 Dec 1

FDA Authorizes Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna Booster Vaccines for All Adults 

Contagion Live | November 19, 2021

HIV/AIDS and Covid-19: Prospects for an Integrated Response

YouTube | November 12, 2021

Quantifying the Drop in HIV Care During COVID-19

POZ Magazine | November 12, 2021

As Vaccinations Are Approved For Children Across The Country, U.S. Surgeon General Releases New Community Toolkit For Addressing Health Misinformation

HHS.gov | November 9, 2021

Improving COVID-19 Outcomes in HIV Patients

Contagion Live | November 9, 2021

As COVID deaths surpass those from HIV/AIDS in America, there are lessons to be learned 

Baltimore Sun | November 8, 2021

Most people with HIV accept COVID-19 vaccination; more safety information would help those who are hesitant

Aidsmap | November 5, 2021

NIH scientists identify mechanism that may influence infectivity of SARS-CoV-2 variants

NIH | November 5, 2021

Pfizer says its Covid pill with HIV drug cuts the risk of hospitalization or death by 89%

CNBC | November 5, 2021

Woman with HIV with low CD4 count remained positive on SARS-CoV-2 tests for over 5 months

Aidsmap | November 4, 2021

Review of Oral Mucosal Lesions in Patients With COVID-19

Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg; 2021 Oct 25

HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau Special Bulletin - COVID-19 Booster Shots

TargetHIV | September 28, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination and Non–COVID-19 Mortality Risk — Seven Integrated Health Care Organizations, United States, December 14, 2020–July 31, 2021

CDC | October 22, 2021

Effectiveness of Pfizer-BioNTech mRNA Vaccination Against COVID-19 Hospitalization Among Persons Aged 12–18 Years — United States, June–September 2021

CDC | October 22, 2021

People with substance use disorders may be at higher risk for SARS-CoV-2 breakthrough infections

NIH | October 6, 2021

Breakthrough COVID-19 Risk Up for Patients With Substance Use Disorders 

docwirenews | October 6, 2021

COVID Brings Drops in HIV Care Visits, Viral Load Measures, and ART Stops 

IDWeek, September 29-October 3, 2021

FDA May Authorize Half-Dose Moderna Booster

WebMD | September 30, 2021

Use of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine in Persons Aged ≥16 Years: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices — United States, September 2021

CDC | September 24, 2021

Oral 'black fungus' infection linked to COVID-19 treatment

Dr Bicuspid | September 22, 2021

Lower Dose of Pfizer COVID Vaccine Works Well in Young Children, Company Says

Docwire News | September 20, 2021

COVID-19 Round-Up: Moderna Vaccine Most Effective, Hospitalizing the Unvaxxed is Costly; and More

Docwire News September 17, 2021

FDA Panel Says Yes to COVID Boosters -- But Only for Some

WebMC | September 17, 2021

 

 
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