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NAT supports LGA calls for the Government to reverse cuts to public health
03/08/2017
The Local Government Association (LGA) today warned that sexual health services are at 'tipping point' as significant increases in demand...
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People with HIV still struggling to access insurance
25/07/2017
People living with HIV continue to face barriers to accessing insurance, despite improvements in availability over the past decade, according...
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NAT welcomes pivotal changes to blood donation rules
23/07/2017
NHS Blood and Transplant has today announced changes to the rules on blood donation in England. Amongst the new rules...
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Personal Independence Payment not meeting support needs of people living with HIV
21/07/2017
People living with HIV are not getting the support they need from Personal Independence Payment (PIP), according to new research...
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Exposed: HIV prevention funding cut by a third in areas with crucial need
27/06/2017
Data published today by NAT (National AIDS Trust), shows a significant decrease in spending on HIV prevention across the UK...
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Wales latest nation to announce commissioning PrEP
28/04/2017
The Health Secretary Vaughan Gething has announced a study to provide PrEP, the HIV prevention drug, to all those who...
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NAT responds to King’s Fund report on the future of HIV services in England
25/04/2017
The King’s Fund have today released a new research report, The Future of HIV services in England: Working in partnership,...
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Scotland first in UK to approve anti-HIV drug
10/04/2017
JOINT PRESS RELEASE Scotland first in UK to approve anti-HIV drug Today (Monday 10th April) Scotland becomes the first of...
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International Transgender Day of Visibility: trans people overlooked and misidentified in health data
31/03/2017
On International Transgender Day of Visibility, the National AIDS Trust is calling for policy change to improve HIV prevention, treatment...
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National AIDS Trust responds the publication of the second independent review of PIP
30/03/2017
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has today published the second of two planned independent reviews of the implementation...
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Exposed: Huge national cuts to HIV support services
21/03/2017
New Freedom of Information requests have exposed an alarming trend for cutting or completely decommissioning HIV support services across England...
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NAT welcomes Statutory Sex and Relationships Education, but says it must not leave LGBT young people behind
01/03/2017
The Secretary of State for Education, Justine Greening MP, has announced the Government’s intention to make Sex and Relationships Education...
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The Hepatitis C Trust and NAT respond to police spit hoods debate
28/02/2017
The Hepatitis C Trust and NAT (National AIDS Trust) have expressed concern about recent press coverage around the use of...
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Police officers are advised wrongly on HIV risk
07/02/2017
The Police Federation has today launched Protect the Protectors , a campaign highlighting the issue of assault on police officers...
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Use of NHS patient information for Home Office immigration enforcement - NAT response
25/01/2017
Yusef Azad, Director of Strategy, said: “We strongly disagree with the decision by the NHS to hand over patient information...
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PrEP contributes to 40% drop in HIV diagnoses at UK’s busiest sexual health clinic
23/12/2016
Yesterday, the 56 Dean Street clinic in Soho, London, announced a 40% drop in HIV diagnoses in 2016. This was...
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NAT welcome new HIV prevention drug funding after court win
04/12/2016
NHS England has announced funding for a major new clinical trial using PrEP as a means of preventing new HIV...
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National AIDS Trust sets out vision for HIV in the Future NHS
01/12/2016
On World AIDS Day (1 December) the National AIDS Trust (NAT) is releasing a call-to-action on how the needs of...
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Sammy Wilson MP's comment on HIV - National AIDS Trust response
01/12/2016
Deborah Gold, Chief Executive, NAT (National AIDS Trust), said: NAT are shocked and saddened that a straightforward letter to an...
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Prime Minister and other party leaders take stand against HIV stigma with World AIDS Day speeches
30/11/2016
Video messages from the leaders of the Conservative Party, Labour, SNP and Liberal Democrats have been released online by NAT...