California Department of Public Health Joins the U=U Campaign

“California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has signed on to the Undetectable Equals Untransmittable (U=U) campaign. Considerable scientific evidence verifies that anyone who is HIV positive, taking daily antiretroviral therapy, and has achieved an undetectable viral load in their blood for at least 6 months effectively poses no risk of transmitting the virus to their sexual partners. This ‘treatment as prevention’ approach is a key component of California’s Getting to Zero Plan, informs all of CDPH, Office of AIDS (OA) programmatic work, and reduces stigma against people living with HIV.”

Read more at CDPH Monthly Report.