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Anti-smoking Strategies Critical to TB and HIV Care

A new study calls for urgent action to integrate anti-smoking strategies into the care of people being treated for tuberculosis and HIV.

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VOA News
HIV-treatment 'booster drugs' are most likely to have dangerous interactions with methamphetamine, mephedrone, MDMA and ketamine

The two drugs involved in HIV treatment that are most likely to have dangerous interactions with recreational and 'chemsex' drugs are the two that do

Published
24 August 2015
By
Roger Pebody
Meeting the Drug-Addicted Male Escorts Pressured to Take Mephedrone and GHB at Chemsex Parties

The proliferation of mephedrone and G – both of which are cheap, easy to source and highly addictive – has made using substances an almost unavoidable aspect of male sex work. Now, if sex workers want to make enough money to get by, they don't have much of a choice but to partake.

Published
20 August 2015
From
Vice
Large percentage of youth with HIV may lack immunity to measles, mumps, rubella

Between one-third and one-half of individuals in the United States who were infected with HIV around the time of birth may not have sufficient immunity to ward off measles, mumps, and rubella -- even though they may have been vaccinated against these diseases. This estimate is based on a study of more than 600 children and youth exposed to HIV in the womb.

Published
14 August 2015
From
Science Daily
The Trouble with Tina: A Conversation about Meth with Adam Carrico

When I began my HIV practice in San Francisco five years ago, I quickly learned that methamphetamine was the drug of choice for many of my new patients and others in their community of urban gay and bi men. For many patients, meth use was a factor in their becoming HIV infected in the first place, and sometimes actually caused more health problems than HIV did.

Published
13 August 2015
From
BETA blog
Third of people with HIV who use drugs intentionally miss doses of HIV treatment when planning to use drugs

Beliefs about possible toxic interactions between antiretroviral therapy (ART) and illicit drugs are causing large numbers of people living with HIV who use drugs to intentionally miss doses

Published
12 August 2015
By
Michael Carter
Chemsex in the city - it’s every gay man for himself

Addressing HIV in our communities, starts with brotherhood, caring about our lovers’ well-being, looking out for each other, not just the individual looking out for himself.

Published
05 August 2015
From
GMFA
How are drugs changing the way London's gay men have sex?

An in-depth investigation into the men, meth and mechanics of the city's ‘chemsex’ communities.

Published
15 July 2015
From
Dazed
Six Positive Life Changes That Come With HIV

The founding editor of Positive Frontiers wants an honest conversation about living with HIV. Receiving the news that you are HIV positive is life changing. Some people experience profound fear and shame upon hearing the news, but they don't have to. Let's stop scaring negative men about the "woes and wariness of living with HIV" and instead have an honest conversation about the complexities, good and bad, that accompany living with HIV.

Published
09 July 2015
From
POZ
Theresa May's legal highs ban is unenforceable, say government advisers

Home secretary is told legislation banning all psychoactive substances needs a rewrite to avoid unintentionally criminalising people.

Published
06 July 2015
From
The Guardian
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