13th March 2015
Here’s a way for gay men to help save lives, even if you’re banned from giving blood 50
3:57 PM — Young gay men who remain banned from giving blood are still able to save lives.
Out Apple CEO Tim Cook: I offered part of my liver to dying Steve Jobs
3:22 PM — Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly offered to donate part of his liver to the company's former head Steve Jobs when he was dying from cancer.
IKEA pulls Russian magazine over anti-gay law 9
3:06 PM — IKEA has pulled the Russian edition of its Family Life magazine to avoid being in breach of the country's anti-gay propaganda law.
HIV charities ‘deeply concerned’ over allocation of HIV prevention budget 4
2:29 PM — The National AIDS Trust (NAT) has expressed "deep concern" at the Department of Health's new plans for investment in HIV prevention for the next year.
Department of Health ‘awaiting advice’ on extending HPV vaccine to gay men 5
1:16 PM — The Department of Health has responded to calls to vaccinate boys against the HPV virus as well as girls, to protect gay men.
12th March 2015
Exclusive: Government unveils £650k in new HIV spending 20
6:25 PM — The Government has revealed that £800,000 of new money will be spent on HIV prevention, and to reduce the numbers of late diagnoses.
11th March 2015
Nicky Morgan: Sex education forms an ‘important part’ of PSHE 3
4:10 PM — Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has said all children should be taught a "curriculum for life" in schools to help them deal with issues such as revenge porn.
10th March 2015
Malawi Health Minister: No plans to drop anti-gay laws 36
4:02 PM — Malawi will not change its laws against homosexuality, the country’s Health Minister says.
LGBT older people with dementia risk being forced back into the closet 4
2:21 PM — The government’s Dementia Strategy for England must include a “specific reference to LGBT issues”, the National Care Forum has warned.
9th March 2015
Research shows 1 in 5 gay and bi teens have been bullied by a teacher 15
11:10 AM — Shocking new research from the National Aids Trust (NAT) finds that more than a quarter of gay and bi young men don't know how HIV is transmitted, and over a third of those who had been bullied said they had been by a teacher or adult.
6th March 2015
Inventor creates a sex toy that works as an artificial inseminator 12
1:36 PM — 'Semenette' is a new sex toy that can help couples conceive through artificial insemination.
5th March 2015
Zimbabwean Government hostility towards gays thwarting battle against HIV 6
6:33 PM — The Zimbabwean Government’s hostility towards gay people is hampering the country’s ability to tackle HIV, a leading gay rights campaigner has warned.
3rd March 2015
Radio caller claims bisexual people with HIV are ‘killing the white race’ 66
6:37 PM — A radio caller on LBC has claimed that HIV is "nature's way of pointing out that homosexuality is wrong", and that gay people are "stopping people from reproducing".
Psychology magazine slammed for listing ‘gay cure’ therapists 12
3:34 PM — A leading psychology magazine and website has been heavily criticised by the Human Rights Campaign for allowing listings promoting the controversial practice of gay conversion therapy.
2nd March 2015
Study shows no HIV transmissions between serodiscordant couples 9
7:08 PM — The interim results of a study into sero-discordant relationships has shown zero HIV transmissions between men in such couples.
28th February 2015
Mail columnist: NHS shouldn’t fund HIV-preventing drugs 93
7:17 PM — A Daily Mail columnist has claimed that HIV-preventing drugs should not be available on the NHS - because it would "only encourage reckless behaviour".
27th February 2015
General Medical Council drops case against transgender doctor 7
8:14 PM — A doctor who provided specialist healthcare for trans people has been cleared of wrongdoing by the General Medical Council.
25th February 2015
Watch: New documentary goes inside gay conversion therapy retreat 9
5:29 PM — VICE have filmed a new three part series investigating gay conversion therapy- the practice of 'turning' gay people straight
24th February 2015
Britain becomes first country to approve three-person babies 16
9:24 PM — The UK has become the first country to approve a law to allow babies to be created from the DNA of three people.
PROUD study finds PrEP reduces risk of HIV infection by 86% 109
8:58 PM — A study into the effectiveness of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) in the UK has found that the risk of HIV infection was reduced by 86%.