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Yusef Azad

Part 2: National HIV Prevention: Where's the £1.2m?


In my last blog I welcomed PHE’s new tender for a national HIV prevention programme. The annual value of the...

Yusef Azad

National HIV Prevention: Hurray for the £1.2 million


Part One. Just before the Christmas holidays Public Health England (PHE) released their tender documentation for a new national HIV...

Eleanor Briggs

Today is Human Rights Day


But what’s that got to do with HIV?

Sarah Radcliffe

Letter of complaint to the Mirror


On 11 November the Mirror published an article online called 'The Hollywood actor with HIV deserves everything he gets –...

Ben Lineberger

World-leading on treatment, trailing on prevention – what the new HIV stats tell us


Recently-released official statistics show that last year, there were just over 85,000 people accessing HIV treatment and care in the...

Sarah Radcliffe

The humanitarian crisis within our borders


The plight of refugees has been a high profile issue in the news, on social media and in the streets...

Eleanor Briggs

Young gay men and pleasure


To celebrate the pleasure principle theme for this year’s sexual health week, Eleanor Briggs looks at the role of pornography...


PrEPosterous gender health inequality?


HIV prevention strategies for women used to be as simple as ABC. Abstain. Be faithful. Condom use. Fortunately this retro...

Eleanor Briggs

On World Hepatitis Day, which way now for hep C care?


Although HIV treatment and care in the UK isn’t perfect, we can be proud it’s amongst the best in the...

Yusef Azad

What Has the Chancellor Got Against Sexual Health?


On the election of the Conservative Government in 2015 the Chancellor announced plans for further cuts to public expenditure. Yes,...