2020 NCHHSTP Newsroom Releases

This page includes all of the materials released to the press during the course of the calendar year. Previous releases are also available by year. In addition to providing all releases in reverse chronological order, these materials are also organized by topic area (i.e. HIV, STD, TB, viral hepatitis and healthy youth).

2020 News & Announcements

Half of newborn syphilis cases occur due to prenatal testing and treatment gaps – June 4, 2020

Regional differences underscore the importance of tailoring prevention solutions to geographic region. In the South, lack of adequate treatment was the most common missed prevention opportunity, while in the West, lack of timely prenatal care was most common.

Media Summary | MMWR | Graphics


Hepatitis C now heavily impacting multiple generations – April 9, 2020

Data emphasize importance of new CDC hepatitis C screening recommendations for all adults

Press release | MMWR | MMWR Recommendations & Report | Vital Signs


CDC Releases Latest Data on Tuberculosis – March 19, 2020

Ahead of World TB Day, new CDC data shows that TB case counts are the lowest number on record, and also highlights the need to strengthen U.S. TB control efforts.

Media Summary | MMWR | Graphics | Fact Sheetpdf icon


CDC Vital Signs: Ending HIV Transmission — Test, Treat, and Prevent – December 3, 2019

Far too many Americans with HIV are unaware that they have it. Far too few have the virus under control through effective treatment. And far too few Americans at risk for HIV are taking the daily pill that prevents HIV.

Press Release | Graphics | MMWR


Half of newborn syphilis cases occur due to prenatal testing and treatment gaps – June 4, 2020

Regional differences underscore the importance of tailoring prevention solutions to geographic region. In the South, lack of adequate treatment was the most common missed prevention opportunity, while in the West, lack of timely prenatal care was most common.

Media Summary | MMWR | Graphics

CDC Releases Latest Data on Tuberculosis – March 19, 2020

Ahead of World TB Day, new CDC data shows that TB case counts are the lowest number on record, and also highlights the need to strengthen U.S. TB control efforts.

Media Summary | MMWR | Graphics | Fact Sheetpdf icon

 

 

Hepatitis C now heavily impacting multiple generations – April 9, 2020

Data emphasize importance of new CDC hepatitis C screening recommendations for all adults

Press release | MMWR | MMWR Recommendations & Report | Vital Signs

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Page last reviewed: March 19, 2020