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IAS 2017: Treatment as prevention

An international study of gay couples, where one partner had HIV and the other did not, has reported no HIV transmissions from an HIV-positive partner on treatment, the IAS 2017 conference was told today.

IAS 2017: Treatment as prevention

An international study of gay couples, where one partner had HIV and the other did not, has reported no HIV transmissions from an HIV-positive partner on treatment, the IAS 2017 conference was told today.

IAS 2017: PrEP and sexual health

Gonorrhoea diagnoses among gay men attending the UK's largest sexual health clinic have fallen by a quarter in the last year, IAS 2017 heard on Sunday.

The conference also heard about Australia's series of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) demonstration studies: new HIV diagnoses have already fallen by 29%.

IAS 2017: Treatment guidelines

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a new set of guidelines for the treatment and care of people with advanced HIV – including people with a CD4 cell count below 200 or serious HIV-related illnesses and symptoms.

The new guidelines cover diagnosis, prevention and treatment of serious infections associated with advanced HIV.

IAS 2017: HIV Community Forum

NAM is hosting an HIV Community Forum in London on Thursday 3 August, from 6-9pm.

The forum will share information on HIV treatment and prevention from the 9th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017) taking place in Paris in July.

The forum is free of charge and there are a limited number of places available.

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Community Consensus Statement on Access to HIV Treatment and its Use for Prevention

Together, we can make it happen

We can end HIV soon if people have equal access to HIV drugs as treatment and as PrEP, and have free choice over whether to take them.

Launched today, the Community Consensus Statement is a basic set of principles aimed at making sure that happens.

The Community Consensus Statement is a joint initiative of AVAC, EATG, MSMGF, GNP+, HIV i-Base, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, ITPC and NAM/aidsmap
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