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Joint statement calling for urgent country scale-up of access to optimal HIV treatment for infants and Children Living with HIV

World Health Organization | December 22, 2020

Evaluation and Management of the Infant Exposed to HIV in the United States 

AAP News | November 2020

Managing infants exposed to HIV: Report updates testing, therapy, counseling 

AAP News | October 19, 2020

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day 2020 

POZ (blog) | April 10, 2020

Changes in Bone Mass After Discontinuation of Preexposure Prophylaxis With Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate/Emtricitabine in Young Men Who Have Sex With Men: Extension Phase Results of Adolescent Trials Network Protocols 110 and 113

Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 70. 10.1093/cid/ciz486

New Survey of Young Adults Uncovers Low Levels of Accurate Knowledge About HIV Transmission Coupled with High-Risk Sexual Behaviors

Merck | November 25, 2019

ACIP recommends HAV catch-up vaccination for all kids

Healio | June 28, 2019

amfAR Issue Brief on PrEP and Young People

amfAR | March 2019

Mismatch between US infant feeding policies and the lived experience of HIV positive women

aidsmap | February 26, 2019

Recommendations for the Use of Antiretroviral Drugs in Pregnant Women with HIV Infection and Interventions to Reduce Perinatal HIV Transmission in the United States

aidsinfo | December 2018

HHS Pediatric Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines Updated
aidsinfo | May 22, 2018
Surveillance slide set: HIV Surveillance in Adolescents and Young Adults (through 2016)
Despite reassuring data, we can't yet say U=U for breastfeeding
aidsmap | November 22, 2017

Improving Long-term Outcomes in Perinatally Infected Youth With HIV

Infectious Disease Advisor (registration) | April 28, 2017

HIV Among Pregnant Women, Infants, and Children

CDC | Mar 10, 2017
The College Student's Guide to Safe & Healthy Intimate Relationships
  Guidelines for Use of Antiretroviral Agents in Pediatric HIV Infection:Comprehensive Slide Set 
Source: AETC National Resource Center
Resource on Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) in Pediatrics/Adolescents
Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children Now Online
CDC November 8, 2013
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Things must not fall apart: the ripple effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on children in sub-Saharan Africa 

Pediatr Res. 2021 Apr;89(5):1078-1086. doi: 10.1038/s41390-020-01174-y. Epub 2020 Sep 24.

Adolescent Hepatitis C: Prevalence, Impact, and Management Challenges 

Adolesc Health Med Ther. 2021 May 7;12:45-53. doi: 10.2147/AHMT.S263864. eCollection 2021. 

Feasibility and Accuracy of HIV Testing of Children by Caregivers Using Oral Mucosal Transudate HIV Tests 

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2021 Jun 1;87(2):781-788. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002644.

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day 2021 

POZ | April 9, 2021

Empowering Today’s Youth through Comprehensive Sexual Education | April 8, 2021

Prophylactic Effects of Dolutegravir in Infants With HIV Transmission Risk 

Infectious Disease Advisor | March 4, 2021

Proportion of Depression and Its Associated Factors Among Youth HIV/AIDS Clients Attending ART  Clinic in Dessie Town Government Health Facilities, Northeast Ethiopia 

Dove Medical Press | January 29, 2021

Early ART May Eliminate Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV 

Infectious Disease Special Edition | February 26, 2021

Antiretroviral Treatment Failure and Associated Factors Among HIV-Infected Children on Antiretroviral Therapy: A Retrospective Study

Dove Medical Press | February 25, 2021

Centering the HIV response on adolescent girls key to meeting targets in Africa 

Devex | January 20, 2021

Assessing the effectiveness of a Telemedicine Initiative in Clinical Management of Children Living with HIV/AIDS in Maharashtra, India

DocWire News | January 5, 2021

CDC's Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) Summary and Trends Report

Connections | December 2020

WHO and other stakeholders join forces to accelerate access to effective paediatric HIV and tuberculosis diagnostics and medicines

World Health Organization | November 20, 2020

Comparison of index-linked HIV testing for children and adolescents in health facility and and community settings in Zimbabwe: findings from the interventional B-GAP study

The Lancet | November 2020

Sexual risk-taking among homeless young people in Pakistan 

Health Soc Care Community. 2020 Nov 10. doi: 10.1111/hsc.13220.

RowanSOM targets hard-to-reach population at highest risk of HIV/AIDS 

Rowan Today | October 27, 2020

Acceptability of silver diamine fluoride as interim measure towards untreated dental caries and its impact on ohrqol among children with HIV: Pilot study 

Indian J Dent Res. Jul-Aug 2020;31(4):502-506. doi: 10.4103/ijdr.IJDR_58_20.

For the Kids 

POZ | September 28, 2020

HIV gains lag for Black, Hispanic and young MSM in US 

Healio | September 24, 2020

HIV-positive at 18: Why teenagers risk their sexual health and what parents can do 

TODAYonline | September 5, 2020

Woes of HIV positive children during Covid-19 pandemic 

Kenya News Agency

Young MSM at high risk for HIV should be screened every 3 months, study suggests 

Healio | August 9, 2020

Layered programs key to preventing HIV infections for adolescent girls 

Devex | July 13, 2020

Aged five, uninfected children of HIV-positive mothers do just as well as children of HIV-negative ... 

aidsmap | July 8, 2020

AIDS report: Kids are lagging and COVID-19 is harming care 

Hickory Daily Record | July 6, 2020

Age of Sexual Debut among Young Gay-identified Sexual Minority Men: The P18 Cohort Study

J Sex Res. 2020 Jul 1:1-8. doi: 10.1080/00224499.2020.1783505

Optimal Age to Tell Youth They Have HIV Is 10 to 12 Years Old

POZ | June 17, 2020

High levels of drug resistance among infants newly diagnosed with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa 

aidsmap |June 17, 2020

Federal grant awarded for youth HIV prevention education, testing, and patient navigation in South Bronx high need community

NYU News | June 10, 2020

Let's not forget children living with HIV/AIDS during COVID-19 pandemic 

The Southern Times | June 5, 2020

PrEP Awareness, Uptake, Barriers, and Correlates Among Adolescents Assigned Male at Birth Who Have Sex with Males in the U.S.

Arch Sex Behav. 2020 Jan;49(1):113-124. doi: 10.1007/s10508-019-1429-2. Epub 2019 Oct 10

Q&A: Evaluating adolescents for HIV PrEP 

Healio | May 8, 2020

NIH-funded research leads to pediatric labeling updates for doxycycline, clindamycin and caffeine citrate

NIH | April 2, 2020

COVID-19: Malnutrition, HIV/AIDs May Make Children Worst Hit, Says WHO 

THISDAY Newspapers | March 20, 2020

Rapid Start Leads to Sustained Viral Suppression in Young People in the South

CROI 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Boston

Pre-ART CD4% and HIV Load Tied to Reservoir Size in Early-Treated Infants

CROI 2020, March 8-11, 2020, Boston

Less than a quarter of at-risk adolescent boys ever get tested for HIV

NIH | February 11, 2020

Study Provides Support for Early ART in HIV-Infected Infants | January 24, 2020

Evaluating DREAMS HIV prevention interventions targeting adolescent girls and young women in high HIV prevalence districts in South Africa: protocol for a cross-sectional study

BMC Blogs Network | January 16, 2020

Children with HIV show poorer neuropsychological performance 

Healio | December 20, 2019

Opinion Piece Outlines Calls To Action To Help Young Women Impacted By HIV, Their Children 

Kaiser Family Foundation | December 16, 2019

GSK seeks licence to market baby-friendly HIV drug dolutegravir 

Business Standard | December 14, 2019

NYC exec alarmed over young people with HIV/AIDS | December 7, 2019

HIV-Positive Babies Fare Better When Treatment Starts at Birth 

Scientific American | November 27, 2019

Over 300 children and adolescents die every day from AIDS-related causes 

UNICEF | November 26, 2019

Deep Bench: Lowering pediatric AIDS rates around the US and world 

WSAW | November 20, 2019

A Nurse Care Management Program for HIV Prevention Among Youth Experiencing Homelessness | November 8, 2019

Antiretroviral drug approved for HIV PrEP in at-risk adolescents 

AAP News | October 30, 2019

Brief Report: Role of Sociobehavioral Factors in Subprotective TFV-DP Levels Among YMSM Enrolled in 2 PrEP Trials

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Feb 1;80(2):160-165

The burden of oral conditions among adolescents living with HIV at a clinic in Johannesburg, South Africa

LoS One. 2019 Oct 16;14(10):e0222568. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0222568. eCollection 2019

HHS Pediatric Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines Updated

AIDSinfo | September 12, 2019

Half of US Teens Getting HPV Vaccinations

American Cancer Society | August 29, 2019

Baylor pediatric AIDS program turns 20 

Houston Chronicle | September 22, 2019

Pediatric Primary Care and Oral Health

Antiretroviral Nonadherence, Unsuppressed Viral Load Prevalent Across Adolescence 

Infectious Disease Advisor | September 13, 2019

Helping Young Adults Living With HIV To Transition To Adult Care

ADAP | August 29, 2019

Social support, HIV self-management improve transition from pediatric to adult care 

Healio | August 27, 2019

For children born with HIV, adhering to medication gets harder with age 

HSPH News | July 31, 2019

Prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV: a review of the achievements and ... 

Dove Medical Press | July 24, 2019

HIV therapies have little effect on a baby's brain development 

MSUToday | July 18, 2019

American Academy of HIV Medicine Says New Connecticut PrEP Bill Empowers Adolescents to Protect Themselves Against HIV; Serves as Model for Other States to Follow 

AAHIVM | July 11, 2019

More than 700 children confirmed HIV positive in Pakistan disease outbreak | July 4, 2019

"Who cares" is key: factors associated with oral health status in children living with HIV in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

AIDS Care. 2019 Jun 3:1-9. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2019.1622634.

Lower bone strength by peripheral quantitative CT (pQCT) in children living with HIV

CROI Seattle, Washington March 4-7, 2019

Franciscan nun rescues children affected by HIV/AIDS in Kenya

National Catholic Reporter | May 20, 2019

OnPoint on WACH Fox: Rising rate of STDs in SC teens | April 28, 2019

Breastfeeding with an undetectable viral load: some insights into the current UK situation

aidsmap | April 26, 2019

Pakistan; 13 children tested HIV positive only in Larkana, Sindh | April 25, 2019

Young people born with HIV more likely to have “mild” verbal memory test deficits if they have ever ...

aidsmap | April 18, 2019

Updated Pediatric Antiretroviral Treatment Guidelines

AIDSinfo | April 16, 2019

Fact Sheet: HIV and Youth

CDC | April 10, 2019

Long-term cotrimoxazole improves outcomes in children with HIV/AIDS

Healio | April 4, 2019

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program and Youth

Target HIV | April 1, 2019

HIV & AIDS in the United States Update: Dear Colleague Letter

April 2019

Fact Sheet: HIV and Pregnant Women, Infants, and Children

CDC | March 29, 2019

[FAPP] New amfAR issue brief on PrEP access for adolescents and young adults

Discrimination against children with HIV/AIDS evidence of 'systemic failure': Advocates

Jakarta Post | February 19, 2019

Duke researchers develop peer-led HIV intervention education program

Duke Chronicle February 18, 2019

Perpetration of sexual aggression among adolescents in South Africa

J Adolesc. 2019 Feb 13;72:32-36. doi: 10.1016/j.adolescence.2019.02.002

Magnitude of malnutrition and associated factors among HIV infected children attending HIV-care in three public hospitals in East and West Gojjam Zones, Amhara, Northwest, Ethiopia, 2017: a cross-sectional study

BMC Res Notes. 2018 Nov 3;11(1):788. doi: 10.1186/s13104-018-3882-8

'We had no choice': Indonesia school expels students with HIV/AIDS | February 10, 2019

HIV Prevention Interventions for Adolescents

Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2019 Feb 1. doi: 10.1007/s11904-019-00431-y.

Teens with HIV/AIDS: Please help us

Trinidad & Tobago Express | January 29, 2019

ANC: Panacea to Prevention of Mother to child transmission of HIV

The Nigerian Voice | January 19, 2019

Youths urged to spread info on HIV/AIDS

Times of India | January 13, 2019

Group advocating children's rights welcome signing into law of HIV/AIDS Policy Act

Manila Bulletin | January 11, 2019

Experts say steps needed to keep youth safe from HIV/AIDS

ecns | January 8, 2019

Keeping Indonesian children HIV-free. Can we?

Jakarta Post | January 5, 2019

Building Evidence To Reach All Children Affected By AIDS

Health Affairs (blog) | January 3, 2019

Improved liver function, but progressive kidney damage, among children on antiretroviral therapy in ...

aidsmap | January 2, 2019

Group celebrates Xmas with 150 children who lost parents to HIV/AIDS

The News | December 29, 2018

New law allows minors to get tested for HIV without parental consent

Philippine Star | December 28, 2018

Health Care, Family, and Community Factors Associated with Mental, Behavioral, and Developmental Disorders and Poverty Among Children Aged 2–8 Years — United States, 2016

CDC | December 21, 2018

Vatican leads talks to expand testing, care of HIV-positive kids

Crux: Covering all things Catholic | December 7, 2018

Two Reports of Undetectable HIV Transmitted via Breast Milk

POZ | December 5, 2018

Endemic Kaposi sarcoma in HIV-negative children and adolescents: an evaluation of overlapping and distinct clinical features in comparison with HIV-related disease

Infect Agent Cancer. 2018 Nov 9;13:33. doi: 10.1186/s13027-018-0207-4. eCollection 2018

Using music to sound the plight of HIV/ AIDS to street children

New Vision | November 15, 2018

Magnitude of malnutrition and associated factors among HIV infected children attending HIV-care in three public hospitals in East and West Gojjam Zones, Amhara, Northwest, Ethiopia, 2017: a cross-sectional study

BMC Res Notes. 2018 Nov 3;11(1):788. doi: 10.1186/s13104-018-3882-8.

Understanding and measuring uptake and coverage of oral pre-exposure prophylaxis delivery among adolescent girls and young women in sub-Saharan Africa.

Sex Health. 2018 Nov 9. doi: 10.1071/SH18061.

More than 50 babies born to HIV/AIDS mothers in Kuwait

Gulf Digital News | November 2018

Malnutrition among HIV infected children under 5 years of age at the Laquintinie hospital Douala, Cameroon

Pan Afr Med J. 2018 May 31;30:91. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2018.30.91.15832. eCollection 2018

Stakeholders task government on early diagnosis of HIV/AIDS in infants

Guardian (blog) | November 8, 2018

Neural tube defects and integrase inhibitors: studies show no further evidence of increased risk

aidsmap | October 30, 2018

Ray of hope for children with HIV and Aids

The Standard | October 27, 2018

Caritas, UNAIDS and PEPFAR launch campaign for diagnosis and treatment of childhood HIV ...

ReliefWeb | October 19, 2018

HIV-positive infants are at high risk for acquiring congenital cytomegalovirus infection

UCLA Newsroom | October 15, 2018

HIV-positive mother donates liver to critically ill child

The Boston Globe | October 5, 2018