Published in AIDS Weekly, July 19th, 2004
The Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR) encourages women to visit their healthcare providers for HIV counseling, testing, and appropriate medical care should they test positive.
"Women need to be especially careful," said Sherry Marts, PhD, SWHR vice president for scientific affairs. "Women are more than twice as likely to contract HIV from an infected male sexual partner as males are likely to contract it...
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