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Transgender Men's HIV and PrEP Needs Are Not Being Met

Without studies that separate trans men from cis women, the disparity will continue.

Published
27 February 2018
From
Hiv Plus
HIV prevention: It’s time to stop accepting the status quo, PrEP Summit concludes

The biggest barrier to HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) becoming more available and more widely used is not cost so much as widespread acceptance of the status quo

Published
25 February 2018
By
Gus Cairns
Shining a light on trans women’s needs in sub-Sarahan Africa

New research marks welcome step to make trans women in sub-Saharan Africa visible in HIV data.

Published
22 January 2018
From
Avert
New research exposes profound discrimination trans people face

LGBT in Britain - Trans Report is Stonewall's new research, based on research with 871 trans and non-binary people by YouGov and highlighting the profound levels of discrimination and hate crime faced by trans people in Britain today.

Published
22 January 2018
From
Stonewall
Trans Lives Matter

Fighting erasure and HIV.

Published
08 January 2018
From
Poz
Factors Affecting the Health of Older Sexual and Gender Minorities Highlighted in LGBT Health

A special issue of LGBT Health includes the latest research, clinical practice innovations, and policy aimed at addressing disparities and enhancing healthcare for older LGBT populations.

Published
19 December 2017
From
Mary Ann Liebert press release
CDC Reportedly Bans Words Including “Transgender” and “Science-Based”

The Trump Administration is forbidding policy analysts at the nation’s main public health agency from using seven words and phrases, including transgender, fetus and evidence-based, in official documents dealing with the upcoming budget, The Washington Post reported. That assertion is a “complete mischaracterization of discussions,” says an HHS spokesperson.

Published
19 December 2017
From
Poz
HIV-positive transgender men in US have significant unmet medical and social needs

HIV-positive transgender men in the United States have significant unmet social and healthcare needs, according to a study published in Research and Practice. Approximately half were living in

Published
06 December 2017
By
Michael Carter
What Do Transgender Women Want? Lessons Learned by Listening

When taken correctly, PrEP nearly eliminates the risk of HIV. Yet, for transgender women, seeking protection against HIV may come second to safety, mental health, and employment opportunities.

Published
05 December 2017
From
The Body Pro
Including Trans and Gender Diverse People in HIV policy

There has probably never been a population both more heavily impacted and less discussed at scientific meetings than the transgender population around the world.

Published
10 November 2017
From
Australian Society for HIV Medicine Report Back

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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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