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How far is reality of HIV treatment access from optimal? Study looks at preventive impact of antiretroviral therapy where waits are long, stockouts common, and status sometimes secret

In KwaZulu-Natal, where rates of HIV are the highest in South Africa, close to a third of adults live with HIV, and only a little more than a third of adults in their working years have paying work. The rate of people with access to treatment for HIV has grown in the last dozen years, but antiretroviral medicine stockouts are common, and staying in care is challenged.

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8 hours ago
From
Science Speaks
Demon or savior? Aids activist at war to make condoms in porn the law

At the entrance to the Aids Healthcare Foundation, a staffer wears a red T-shirt bearing the slogan “Condoms are Cool”. Down the hallway is the office of Michael Weinstein, the forthright head of the billion-dollar not-for-profit organization who is the first to volunteer that he is regarded as a “condom Nazi”.

Published
9 hours ago
From
The Guardian
Positive on PrEP

Meet three guys who got HIV after starting Truvada as pre-exposure prophylaxis. How does this happen, and how are they doing today?

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9 hours ago
From
POZ
Are ‘Sex roulette’ parties really taking place?

PICTURE this scenario: you walk into a room filled with a bunch of naked people. You’re all about to voluntarily have sex. But one of them has an incurable sexually-transmitted infection. You don’t know who that person is. And you’re strictly not allowed to use a condom. Makes for a crazy story, right? Over the past week, reports have emerged of this supposed rising new trend called ‘Sex Roulette’ parties.

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9 hours ago
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news.com.au
Pre - Exposure Prophylaxis in the EU/EEA: Challenges and Opportunities

ECDC held a meeting in Stockholm on 27-28 April 2016 to discuss considerations for PrEP implementation in Europe.

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10 hours ago
From
ECDC
American gay men’s use of condoms has been falling for a decade, regardless of serosorting or PrEP

There has been a long-term decline in condom use by American gay men, researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report in AIDS.

Published
24 May 2016
By
Roger Pebody
Our Day Of Reckoning In The Fight Against HIV

There is a pill that can prevent HIV. I'm not referring to something that could potentially change the lives of future generations, one day, after decades of further research. This 'miracle drug' is real, it's ready now, and it is called Pre Exposure Prophylaxis, or PrEP.

Published
23 May 2016
From
The Huffington Post
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian Skinner

Talking about his sex life is not a comfortable prospect for Tom Spillane, but this anxiety pales in comparison to a gnawing fear that dogged him for much of his 20s."HIV-HIV-HIV. How am I going to tell my parents I'm HIV positive?" The thought consumed him the morning after a night of unprotected sex. To his relief he had not contracted the virus, but that anxiety is a constant passenger for many sexually active gay men.

Published
23 May 2016
From
The Sydney Morning Herald
New HIV-Mimicking Particles That Trigger Immune Response Could Advance AIDS Vaccine Design

Researchers with the International Aids Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) and The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have built tiny particles that resemble HIV on their outside and used them to provoke an immune response in animals. Their work, which was published today in the journal Cell Reports, could advance the design of an effective AIDS vaccine.

Published
23 May 2016
From
IAVI
David Cameron: I want to change the world on global LGBT rights - and get PrEP fixed

From David Cameron's interview: "I think too often issues can come up that affect LGBT people but they’re not acted on fast enough. I think there’s a good case with the Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) that people in the community want us to act on. It was raised in the House of Commons last week, and I’m going to make sure that whether it’s NICE or the Department of Health, let’s get through the gears a bit faster and see if we can get this fixed."

Published
20 May 2016
From
Pink News
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