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Milton Keynes flat fire: Ashley Gillard's partner admits killing him

A man has admitted killing his partner and then setting fire to his flat after hearing his victim was HIV positive.

Published
19 April 2016
From
BBC
Mr Gay World Entry Gets Personal on PrEP and Testing Poz

Sadiq Ali is a contestant for Mr Gay World; he is fighting both HIV stigma and for the adoption of PrEP in the United Kingdom.

Published
18 April 2016
From
My Fabulous Disease
UNAIDS urges countries to adopt a people-, rights- and health-centred approach to reverse the HIV epidemic among people who inject drugs

A new UNAIDS report says insufficient coverage of harm reduction programmes and policies that criminalize and marginalize people who inject drugs are failing to reduce new HIV infections.

Published
18 April 2016
From
UNAIDS
Latin America 'Addicted to punishment’

Despite reform, Latin America still criminalises drug use.

Published
15 April 2016
From
IRIN
Ste talks to NAT (National AIDS Trust) about HIV and workplace discrimination

Interview with a man who has experienced workplace discrimination in relation to his HIV status.

Published
14 April 2016
From
You Tube
New dating app to help people living with HIV find love

A new dating app has been released exclusively for people living with HIV.

Published
14 April 2016
From
Star Observer
Chemsex: why is gay sex causing straight panic?

Since last year’s release of Chemsex, described by the Guardian as a “scary but valuable documentary”, the drug-fuelled sexual practices of some gay men have increasingly become a matter of heated debate, both within the gay community and in the national press. But “chemsex” is not receiving the depth of critical analysis it badly needs.

Published
14 April 2016
From
The Conversation
People not taking HIV treatment feel under pressure to ‘do the right thing’

Australian people living with HIV who have chosen not to take antiretrovirals and who have doubts about HIV medicine report feeling excluded and silenced within HIV organisations

Published
13 April 2016
By
Roger Pebody
Obituary: Willard Cates, Jr

Public health advocate and pioneering epidemiologist in HIV/AIDS and women's reproductive health. Born on Nov 16, 1942, in Cleveland, OH, USA, he died from leiomyosarcoma on March 17, 2016, in Chapel Hill, NC, USA, aged 73 years.

Published
12 April 2016
From
The Lancet (requires free registration)
Heterosexual Identity Crisis

Straight poz guy Joshua Middleton and the untold story of shame amongst straight men.

Published
08 April 2016
From
Positive Lite

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