HIV by Age: Prevention Challenges
Racism, discrimination, HIV stigma, transphobia, and homophobia negatively affect the overall health and well-being of many people. Additionally, poverty and educational levels may make it harder for some people to seek and receive high-quality health care, including HIV testing, treatment, and other prevention services. Addressing these social and structural barriers and encouraging safe and supportive communities can help improve health outcomes for people with or at risk for getting HIV.
Viral suppression. People with HIV may experience challenges with achieving and maintaining viral suppression. Some of these challenges include missing HIV medical appointments, needing but not receiving other important health care services, or missing doses of HIV treatment.
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