Jonathan H Mermin

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Name: Jonathan H Mermin
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Revised CDC Guidelines for HIV Testing Encourage Earlier Diagnoses

Currently, a standard HIV antibody test detects the presence of antibodies that typically take two to eight weeks to develop. The updated guidelines recommend using a fourth-generation HIV test, which is a combination antibody-antigen test. These tests ... [Published The Body PRO - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

CDC Revises HIV Testing Guidelines to Better Identify Early Cases

AIDSmeds reported that CDC announced a new laboratory recommendation for HIV testing protocols to use technology that will better identify acute cases of the infection. CDC made the announcement to use fourth-generation HIV tests this week to correspond ... [Published The Body PRO - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

New testing technology closes gaps in HIV prevention

Share this article:New CDC recommendations for laboratory testing can identify HIV infection weeks earlier.SLIDESHOW: effortsHealthDay News -- The CDC has published a new recommendation on HIV testing , and materials to aid clinicians provide accurate ... [Published The Clinical Advisor - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

To End America's Hepatitis C Epidemic, Bring It Out of the Shadows | Dr. Jonathan Mermin

Just 25 years ago, scientists identified the previously unknown virus that has since killed hundreds of thousands of Americans. It now threatens the health of millions more.The discovery of the hepatitis C virus led to effective ways of reducing transmission ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

The Science and Future of PrEP (Video)

Mike Cohen, M.D., Dawn Fukuda, Jonathan Mermin, M.D., M.P.H., Carl Dieffenbach, Ph.D., and Dawn Smith, M.D., M.S., M.P.H., sit down to talk about the history of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), the challenges of implementing current PrEP options and new ... [Published The Body PRO - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 06 2014 - Updated Jun 07 2014 - 1 reports

It’s time for Truvada — Atlanta HIV/AIDS activists in praise of PrEP

Take a pill once a day and you essentially reduce your risk of con- tracting HIV by almost 99 percent— sounds like this would be an easy idea to back by activists and physicians who want to stop the 50,000 new HIV infections each year just in the U.S ... [Published Thegavoice.com - Jun 06 2014]
First reported May 15 2014 - Updated May 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Obscure Federal Policy Change That Could Transform The Way We Fight AIDS

CREDIT: Shutterstock On Wednesday, federal health officials released new guidelines related to HIV treatment that, for the first time, officially endorse the use of a daily pill as a preventative measure against contracting the virus. The subtle ... [Published Think Progress - May 15 2014]
First reported May 14 2014 - Updated May 15 2014 - 2 reports

CDC HIV PrEP Guidelines: What are the Key Points?

<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gTuCn4mdshc&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;CDC HIV PrEP Guidelines: What are the Key Points? Dr. Jonathan Mermin, Director of CDC's Center for HIV/AIDS, ... [Published CDC Streaming Health - YouTube - May 14 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

The Medicaid Expansion and the HIV Epidemic

One of the most intense public disputes about the ACA is the question of whether the Act is saving lives or killing them. Some partisans believe that the ACA will save thousands of lives, and some opponents are convinced that the law will kill thousands ... [Published The Incidental Economist (Posts) - Mar 24 2014]
Entities: HIV/AIDS, Medicaid, Epidemic

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Revised CDC Guidelines for HIV Testing Encourag... [Published The Body PRO - Jul 02 2014]
CDC Revises HIV Testing Guidelines to Better Id... [Published The Body PRO - Jun 28 2014]
A made-in-Canada health strategy is making wave... [Published Global News Canada - Jun 27 2014]
New testing technology closes gaps in HIV preve... [Published The Clinical Advisor - Jun 27 2014]
CDC recommends testing procedure that can detec... [Published The Verge - Jun 27 2014]
CDC Recommends New HIV Testing That Cuts Detect... [Published Talking Points Memo - Jun 27 2014]
New CDC HIV Testing Recommendations Offer Faste... [Published American Journal of Public Health - Jun 26 2014]
To End America's Hepatitis C Epidemic, Bring It... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jun 24 2014]
The Science and Future of PrEP (Video) [Published The Body PRO - Jun 18 2014]
It’s time for Truvada — Atlanta HIV/AIDS activi... [Published Thegavoice.com - Jun 06 2014]
The Obscure Federal Policy Change That Could Tr... [Published Think Progress - May 15 2014]
CDC HIV PrEP Guidelines: What are the Key Points? [Published CDC Streaming Health - YouTube - May 14 2014]
CDC HIV PrEP Guidelines: Why is PrEP Important [Published CDC Streaming Health - YouTube - May 14 2014]
The Medicaid Expansion and the HIV Epidemic [Published The Incidental Economist (Posts) - Mar 24 2014]
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The Obscure Federal Policy Change That Could Tr... [Published Think Progress - May 15 2014]
CREDIT: Shutterstock On Wednesday, federal health officials released new guidelines related to HIV treatment that, for the first time, officially endorse the use of a daily pill as a preventative measure against contracting the virus. The subtle ...
CDC HIV PrEP Guidelines: What are the Key Points? [Published CDC Streaming Health - YouTube - May 14 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gTuCn4mdshc&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;CDC HIV PrEP Guidelines: What are the Key Points? Dr. Jonathan Mermin, Director of CDC's Center for HIV/AIDS, ...
CDC HIV PrEP Guidelines: Why is PrEP Important [Published CDC Streaming Health - YouTube - May 14 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jay1yWSiXE8&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;CDC HIV PrEP Guidelines: Why is PrEP Important Dr. Jonathan Mermin, Director of CDC's Center for HIV/AIDS, ...
The Medicaid Expansion and the HIV Epidemic [Published The Incidental Economist (Posts) - Mar 24 2014]
One of the most intense public disputes about the ACA is the question of whether the Act is saving lives or killing them. Some partisans believe that the ACA will save thousands of lives, and some opponents are convinced that the law will kill thousands ...
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