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Tom Perry

Give young MSM the education they deserve


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


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

Kat Smithson

Striving for political consensus on inclusive SRE


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

Sarah Radcliffe

The proposed NHS restructure you haven’t read about


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

Sarah Radcliffe

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


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

Kat Smithson

Fighting for national-level investment in HIV prevention


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

Sarah Radcliffe

Can we fix the WCA?


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

Kat Smithson

Is just one pill a day always the best way?


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

Kat Smithson

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


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

Sarah Radcliffe

Three reasons why Nigel Farage is wrong on HIV and immigration


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