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1:21 PM — The National AIDS Trust has welcomed a commitment from the Minister for Public Health, Jane Ellison, to maintain current levels of funding for national HIV prevention for a further year.

  • 18th December 2014

    Comment: Cutting the HIV prevention budget by 50% will massively undermine the fight against HIV 35

    Charles Smith: 'This is an extremely serious issue of public health and wellbeing'

    4:00 PM — Charles Smith, the Labour Party Parliamentary Candidate for Maidenhead, writes of his concern at reports the government may cut funding to the National HIV Prevention programme for England by 50%.

  • 16th December 2014

    Birmingham: LGBT charity gets new sexual health services contract

    Birmingham LGBT say they are 'really excited' by the news

    2:22 PM — An LGBT charity in Birmingham is set to deliver new sexual health services for the city’s LGBT community.

  • 11th December 2014

    Study: HIV most often passed on by younger gay men who have not been diagnosed 4

    The study shows HIV transmissions most frequently involve MSM under the age of 35

    4:24 PM — A study shows the vast majority of HIV infections for gay men in Britain occur in men with undiagnosed HIV who are under 35.

  • 9th December 2014

    London: ACTUP to protest outside Department of Health in call for PrEP 6

    The Department of Health is on Waterloo Road

    11:48 AM — ACTUP are holding a protest on Wednesday outside the Department of Health in a bid to speed up access to PrEP.

  • 2nd December 2014

    Study: HIV becoming less deadly – but still far from harmless 2

    One in eight gay and bisexual men in London is HIV positive (Photo: Wiki, C. Goldsmith)

    1:14 PM — New research suggests HIV is evolving to become less deadly and less infectious, although scientists warn the virus is still an awfully long way" from becoming harmless

  • Kieron Richardson: Hollyoaks HIV storyline is not a stereotype 1

    Kieron Richardson: 'It is going to be eye-opening for people'

    10:56 AM — Hollyoaks actor Kieron Richardson says his character’s upcoming HIV-related storyline is not a stereotype but based on modern-day reality.

  • 27th November 2014

    Andy Burnham: ‘Much more needs to be done to tackle HIV’ 3

    Andy Burnham: 'Much more needs to be done to tackle HIV in this country'

    4:26 PM — Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham says “much more needs to be done” when it comes to tackling HIV in Britain.

  • Charity slams ex-UKIP president for saying HIV is the ‘wages’ of gay promiscuity 25

    THT: 'Lord Monckton’s views on HIV and sexuality are not just from another time, but practically another planet'

    1:23 PM — Former UKIP deputy leader Lord Christopher Monckton has been branded as “living on another planet” by Terrence Higgins Trust for suggesting that HIV is the “wages” of gay promiscuity.

  • Ollie Locke: ‘HIV ripped apart my family’ 6

    Ollie Locke is determined to raise awareness of HIV (Photo: Twitter)

    11:05 AM — Made in Chelsea star Ollie Locke is determined to raise awareness of HIV among young gay and bisexual men and has revealed that his uncle died from the virus.

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