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NAT comments - lifetime ban on gay men donating blood in Northern Ireland is 'irrational'.
15/10/2013
NAT welcomes Friday's ruling in the High Court of Belfast that the lifetime ban on gay men donating blood in...
NAT launches My Care My Voice.
30/09/2013
Today (30 September 2013) NAT launches a new resource to empower people living with HIV to get the most from...
NAT response to the Government's final national curriculum framework
12/09/2013
Deborah Jack, Chief Executive, NAT (National AIDS Trust) said: "NAT (National AIDS Trust) is deeply disappointed that the Government have...
NAT statement on modernising HIV rules.
15/08/2013
NAT (National AIDS Trust) welcomes these changes to the guidance on HIV positive healthcare workers undertaking exposure-prone procedures as we...
National AIDS Trust calls on police to update their guidance on HIV.
18/07/2013
NAT (National AIDS Trust) is calling on all UK police forces to ensure their guidance and policies on HIV are...
New HIV risk for people who inject drugs.
06/07/2013
A significant increase in the number of gay men injecting drugs and people injecting Image and Performance-Enhancing Drugs could lead...
Government announces it will provide foil to drug users - NAT comment.
05/07/2013
NAT (National AIDS Trust) welcomes the news that the Government will now be providing foil for drug users through drug...
Limiting migrant access to the NHS - NAT comment.
03/07/2013
(NAT) National AIDS Trust comments on the Government’s consultation on limiting migrant access to the NHS, including charging for primary...
Statement on Sir Patrick Nairne.
06/06/2013
NAT was saddened to hear of the death of Sir Patrick Nairne. He was one of the first NAT trustees...
International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia - NAT comment
17/05/2013
Friday is International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. To mark the day NAT is repeating its call to legalise gay...
NAT comment on the Queen's speech and the impact it could have on people living with HIV.
08/05/2013
NAT (National AIDS Trust) responds to the announcement in the Queen's Speech today that migrants will face further restrictions to...
National AIDS Trust publishes guidance on reducing late HIV diagnosis for commissioners.
23/04/2013
NAT (National AIDS Trust) has produced a comprehensive toolkit for commissioning HIV testing services in England, in time for the...
Health Tourism - Daily Mail letter.
19/04/2013
In your article, 19 April 2013, ' How I'll weed out the health tourists, by Hunt: Minister acts after Mail...
Erasure's Andy Bell raising the roof for NAT's Spring Awakening.
28/03/2013
Andy Bell will be performing at NAT'S flagship fundraiser, Spring Awakening with an exclusive live acoustic set, in his first...
NAT calls for urgent action from London Councils to address drug use amongst gay men.
27/03/2013
NAT (National AIDS Trust) today publishes a letter written to the London Councils, calling for effective action to address a...
Government’s review of Personal, Social, Health and Economic education in England - NAT comment.
21/03/2013
Deborah Jack, Chief Executive of NAT (National AIDS Trust) said of the Government’s review of Personal, Social, Health and Economic...
French study into HIV cure - NAT comment.
15/03/2013
Deborah Jack, Chief Executive at NAT (National AIDS Trust) comments on the recent news a Pasteur Institute's in Paris found...
Government Sexual Health Framework - NAT comments.
15/03/2013
Deborah Jack, chief executive, National AIDS Trust: "Today the government published its long-awaited Framework for Sexual Health Improvement in England...
Functional HIV cure in USA - NAT comment.
04/03/2013
Deborah Jack, Chief Executive at NAT (National AIDS Trust) comments on the recent news a baby in the USA has...
HPA/ UCL HIV epidemic in MSM research: National AIDS Trust comment.
18/02/2013
NAT's comment on the Health Protection Agency and UCL research exploring driving forces behind HIV epidemic in men who have...