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Gonorrhoea and syphilis diagnoses rise as PHE figures confirm sexual health crisis ​ 
05/06/2018
Public Health England data published today on sexually transmitted infections in England make clear we are failing to address the...
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Sir Elton John to deliver landmark lecture on HIV in remembrance of Princess Diana
31/05/2018
The Diana, Princess of Wales Lecture on HIV will be delivered by Sir Elton John in front of an invited...
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HIV discrimination removed from new insurance policy guidance
22/05/2018
The Association of British Insurers (ABI) Guide to Minimum Standards for Critical Illness Cover (CIC), published today, has removed discriminatory...
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NAT welcome statutory Relationships and Sex Education in Wales
22/05/2018
Deborah Gold, Chief Executive at NAT, said: “It’s fantastic news the Welsh Government is taking the step to put Relationships...
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Crisis in sexual health services can be ignored no longer say NAT
16/05/2018
A Royal College of Nursing survey has shown that sexual health services are understaffed and turning patients away from testing...
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NHS Digital to end data sharing with the Home Office on immigration offences
09/05/2018
NHS Digital to end data sharing with the Home Office on immigration offences Government agrees to implement the principle of...
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Daryll Rowe case heard in Scotland
04/05/2018
Kat Smithson, Director of Policy and Campaigns at NAT (National AIDS Trust) said: “The Rowe case is the first of...
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Sexual and Reproductive Health sector join forces in call to strengthen public health regulations
19/04/2018
An open letter has been sent to Secretary of State Jeremy Hunt today, calling for enhancements to be made to...
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Sentencing of Daryll Rowe today for intentional HIV transmission - NAT comment
18/04/2018
Daryl Rowe is to be sentenced today for the intentional transmission of HIV to five men and for attempting to...
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MPs repeat demand for an end to NHS Digital sharing patient data - Doctors of the World and NAT joint statement
15/04/2018
The House of Commons Health & Social Care Committee has, for a second time, called on NHS Digital to immediately...
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Grindr's HIV data sharing - NAT comment
04/04/2018
Deborah Gold, Chief Executive of NAT, said: "We are concerned to learn that Grindr has shared sensitive personal data with...
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NHS Digital defies Health Committee call to stop sharing patient data with immigration enforcement – NAT response
28/02/2018
NHS Digital has today defied the Health and Social Care Committee’s call to suspend its practice of providing patients' addresses...
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56 Dean St to offer generic PrEP outside NHS trial
10/02/2018
56 Dean Street, Europe’s largest sexual health clinic, is to introduce a new private prescription service for the HIV prevention...
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Health Committee calls for NHS Digital to suspend immigration tracing and respect patient confidentiality - NAT comment
31/01/2018
The Chair of the Health Committee, Dr Sarah Wollaston MP, wrote today to the Chief Executive of NHS Digital calling...
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Progress for pilots living with HIV – NAT welcome CAA decision
18/01/2018
The Civil Aviation Authority have announced changes to their hitherto outdated rules on HIV. They are issuing initial Class 1...
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London joins global HIV initiative - NAT comment
10/01/2018
Today the Mayor of London, London Councils, Public Health England and NHS England signed a historic pledge to join the...
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Government's call for views on relationships and sex education - NAT response
19/12/2017
The Department for Education have asked parents and young people for input as they gather views on what should be...
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NAT welcomes NHS England decision to provide treatment immediately to those diagnosed with HIV
18/12/2017
NHS England announced today that it has agreed that HIV antiretroviral medication will be provided to patients immediately once someone...
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Blood-borne viruses in prison: guidelines launched for prevention, testing and treatment
07/12/2017
NAT (National AIDS Trust) has issued new guidelines to boost efforts to prevent, diagnose and treat blood-borne viruses (BBVs) in...
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PM and party leaders united against HIV stigma ahead of World AIDS Day
01/12/2017
PM and party leaders united against HIV stigma ahead of World AIDS Day Video messages from Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn,...