People with HIV have higher risk of contracting Kovid-19: Study

A study conducted by a team of scientists at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore found that people with HIV (PWH) have an increased risk of successful COVID-19 infection after vaccination. The study’s findings were published online June 7 in JAMA Network Open. While conducting the study, Sally B. Coburn, Ph.D., MPH, and colleagues estimated the rate and risk of success infection in the United States among fully vaccinated PWH and individuals without HIV (PWOH). In addition, data were included for 113,994 patients (33,029 PWH and…