The annual HIV Cruise Retreat, commonly referred to as “The Poz Cruise,” will set sail this November 8-15 aboard the Ruby Princess, departing Los Angeles and cruising the Mexican Riviera cities of Mazatlan, Puerto Vallarta […]
People with HIV and latent TB infection are at much higher risk for progressing to active TB disease than people with
latent TB infection alone. Among 8,238 people with TB disease who had a documented HIV test result in 2013, 7% were coinfected with HIV.
In the United States, an estimated 7% of new diagnoses of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in 2012 were attributed to injection drug use, and an additional 3% to male-to-male sexual contact and injection drug use. This report summarizes HIV prevalence and risk behavior among persons who inject drugs in the United States.