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The UK is moving towards elimination of HIV transmission
15th November 2017
NAM, NAT, BHIVA and BASHH welcome new data from Public Health England that gives hope that HIV can be conquered...
HIV rates plummet in new data but not good news for everyone says NAT
3rd October 2017
Data released from PHE today shows that HIV diagnoses amongst men who have sex with men (MSM) have fallen by...
Campaign to end impact of HIV in the next 30 years launches today in parliament
11th September 2017
NAT (National AIDS Trust) is launching the Let's End It campaign today at an event in the House of Lords...
PrEP contributes to 40% drop in HIV diagnoses at UK’s busiest sexual health clinic
23rd December 2016
Yesterday, the 56 Dean Street clinic in Soho, London, announced a 40% drop in HIV diagnoses in 2016. This was...
HIV diagnosis rates continue at unacceptably high levels says NAT (National AIDS Trust)
4th October 2016
Today Public Health England has released new data on diagnoses of HIV in 2015. The data shows that rates of...
Comment on new HIV statistics: The Government must invest in prevention.
18th November 2015
Deborah Gold, chief executive, National AIDS Trust, said: “Today’s announcement by Public Health England that 103,700 people are now living...
UK fails to reduce numbers of HIV diagnoses - The NHS shouldn't withold PrEP any longer.
20th October 2015
There were 6,151 new HIV diagnoses in 2014, including the highest number on record among gay and bisexual men, (3,360)...
NAT comments on the release of the first HIV self-test.
27th April 2015
The UK's first HIV self-test goes on sale today, from BioSure. The test uses a small amount of blood from...
IMPACT OF HIV ON UK GAY COMMUNITY CONTINUES UNABATED.
18th November 2014
Public Health England reports greatest number of new diagnoses in gay men The Report published today from Public Health England...
OVER 26,000 PEOPLE WITH HIV IN THE UK ARE UNAWARE THEY HAVE IT.
18th November 2014
Public Health England increase estimates of the number of heterosexuals living with undiagnosed HIV in the UK. The Report published...
PHE stats show an overall decrease in new HIV diagnoses – but not for gay men.
6th October 2014
Today (6 October) Public Health England (PHE) releases its 2013 HIV statistics, showing the number of people who are receiving...
LONDON ELECTION CANDIDATES URGED TO TACKLE HIV AS NUMBERS IN THE CAPITAL CONTINUE TO INCREASE.
7th April 2014
A LEADING HIV charity is calling on London’s councillors and political groups to tackle the high rates of HIV in...
New HIV figures show NHS is failing in its public health responsibilities.
21st November 2013
New statistics from Public Health England (PHE) show that 98,400 people were living with HIV in UK at the end...
National AIDS Trust publishes guidance on reducing late HIV diagnosis for commissioners.
23rd April 2013
NAT (National AIDS Trust) has produced a comprehensive toolkit for commissioning HIV testing services in England, in time for the...
Government Sexual Health Framework - NAT comments.
15th March 2013
Deborah Jack, chief executive, National AIDS Trust: "Today the government published its long-awaited Framework for Sexual Health Improvement in England...
HPA/ UCL HIV epidemic in MSM research: National AIDS Trust comment.
18th February 2013
NAT's comment on the Health Protection Agency and UCL research exploring driving forces behind HIV epidemic in men who have...
HIV transmission amongst men who have sex with men - NAT comment.
1st February 2013
The Medical Research Council and the Health Protection Agency research which shows a failure to reduce HIV transmission amongst men...
NAT comments on Health Protection Agency report on HIV.
29th November 2012
New figures from the Health Protection Agency (HPA) reveal the number of people living with HIV in the UK hit...
STI epidemic amongst gay men undoubtedly contributing to continuing high rate of HIV transmission.
29th November 2012
New figures from the Health Protection Agency (HPA) reveal in 2011 over a fifth of gay men (21%) diagnosed with...
NAT welcomes US decision on HIV home testing.
4th July 2012
The US Food and Drug Administration today announced approval of the first over-the-counter self-administered HIV testing kit for use in...