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Give young MSM the education they deserve

20th March 2015

Last week we published the results of a nationwide survey of young men who are attracted to other men. The...

PrEP is about more than condom-less sex

27th February 2015

Last year saw a record number of gay and bisexual men diagnosed with HIV in the UK. 1 in 17...

Striving for political consensus on inclusive SRE

13th February 2015

In September 2014 we joined forces with QX magazine on an open letter to political leaders in the calling for:...

The proposed NHS restructure you haven’t read about

28th January 2015

NHS England is now looking at making changes to how 'specialised services' like HIV are commissioned. Depending on the approach...

PIP: We still don’t have the answers we need

24th December 2014

In the four years since the abolition of Disability Living Allowance (DLA) was first proposed by the Government, I have...

Fighting for national-level investment in HIV prevention

22nd December 2014

Last week nearly 1500 people wrote to the Minister for Public Health, Jane Ellison, successfully gaining a reversal of the...

Can we fix the WCA?

3rd December 2014

Last week saw the publication of the fifth and final independent review of the Work Capability Assessment (WCA), the test...

Is just one pill a day always the best way?

11th November 2014

Treatment for HIV involves combining drugs from three different classes of anti-retroviral (ARVs) and there are single pill regimens that...

Can England learn from the US's HIV prevention ambitions?

6th November 2014

The scene was set at the HIV Glasgow 2014 conference with public health expert, Kevin Fenton’s speech comparing the current...

Three reasons why Nigel Farage is wrong on HIV and immigration

10th October 2014

Like many people I was alarmed this morning to hear Nigel Farage’s comments to Newsweek and on the radio about...