Science Update: Social support promotes HIV suppression among young adults, NIH-funded study suggests

Monday, July 17, 2023
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Young adults born with HIV who report average or high levels of social support are more likely to maintain viral suppression than peers with low social support, according to a study of U.S. young adults funded by the National Institutes of Health. The findings also suggest that having sufficient social support is particularly important just prior to a young adult’s transition from pediatric to adult HIV care.

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