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HIV/AIDS in the United States: The Basics

This information sheet provides key facts and an overview on the current state of HIV/AIDS in the United States. The fact sheet also provides information on the impact of HIV across the country, impact on racial and ethnic minorities, women, young people, and gay and bisexual men. Information is also provided on the U.S. government response in the battle to combat HIV.

HIV Among Gay and Bisexual Men

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In 2014, gay and bisexual men made up an estimated 2% of the U.S. population, but accounted for 70% of new HIV infections. Approximately 492,000 sexually active gay and bisexual men are at high risk for HIV.

Anal Sex and HIV Risk Fact Sheet

This is a fact sheet outlining the fast facts of HIV and anal sex. This fact sheet describes the act of anal sex and why it's the riskiest sexual behavior for getting and transmitting HIV for men and women. This fact sheet also gives tips on how to reduce the risk of transmitting HIV when engaging in anal sex.

Providing Optimal Care for Your MSM Patients

This brochure offers guidance for healthcare providers to facilitate effective conversations about sexual health with men who have sex with men patients. Topics include stigma, sexual history taking, tailored screenings for HIV and STDs, post exposure prophylaxis, and pre-exposure prophylaxis.

HIV is Ageless. Get Tested. (Under 25)

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This information sheet discusses the importance of getting tested for HIV, regardless of age. It states that one in five new HIV infections are in people under the age of 25.

HIV is Ageless. Get Tested. (Men Over 50)

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This information sheet discusses the importance of getting tested for HIV, regardless of age. It states that one in six new HIV infections are in people older than 50.

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