Widespread outbreaks of hepatitis A are occurring across the United States.
Reports of hepatitis A infections increased by nearly 300% in the U.S.
Researchers documented a small number of cases of sexually acquired hepatitis C virus infection among men who have sex with men, or MSM, taking pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, for HIV prevention.
It’s important to ask what risks men are taking and help them avoid ones that can transmit hepatitis C. But the ultimate answer to this is to test for hepatitis C as frequently as for other STIs and to provide affordable hepatitis C treatment as soon as possible after testing.
The hepatitis C virus (HCV) guidelines for unique populations have recently been updated.
UNAIDS has relaunched its Key Populations Atlas.
The disproportionate toll of HBV infection among MSM must be addressed urgently, lest the unwanted consequences and impact of chronic infections add to the entire heavy burden on the health and wellbeing of this population.
The last thing you want to think about when you're getting up close and personal with a new love is a sexually transmitted infection, but the truth is STIs are a reality for many Australians.
They say gay men need a health promotion campaign similar to the ‘tombstone’ HIV adverts of the 1980s to raise awareness
The New York City Health Department is reporting 46 patients positive for hepatitis A through August 31, 45 of whom are men who have sex with men (MSM) prompting officials to recommend that all MSM be vaccinated against the viral disease.
Hepatitis C infection rates continue to increase in Northern Europe in recent years among younger men who have HIV and have sex with men.