NAM news and opinions

Youth Chances: design and development

Published: 07 July 2011

Last week we attended the national launch of a project called Youth Chances. NAM worked on the design and development of the Youth Chances website and we were pleased to celebrate its launch. You can see some photographs from the launch event below.;

Read more >


Beth Isherwood
Published: 17 June 2011

For Thursday and Friday of this week NAM has been at the annual National HIV Nurses Association (NHIVNA) conference, held at the huge ACC centre in Liverpool, overlooking the Mersey. Delegates have come from all across the UK to gather together and learn about the latest in HIV treatment and practice.;

Read more >

Thirty years on

Published: 05 June 2011

This weekend marked the 30th anniversary of the first case reports of PCP pneumonia in five young men in California – the first recorded cases of the disease that came to be known as AIDS. It therefore seems a pertinent time to take a look back over how far the world of HIV has come in the last 30 years, and how NAM has responded to the changing epidemic, and the changing needs of people living with HIV. Here we look back on the resources we've developed to help people talk to their doctors more confidently.;

Read more >

Treatment as prevention works!

Published: 11 May 2011

NAM reports cutting edge, breaking news as it happens. Yesterday we reported on the exciting results of a study that shows ARV treatment as prevention works.;

Read more >

HIV drug prescribing in London

Greta Hughson
Published: 09 May 2011

The NHS in London announced last month that the way anti-HIV drugs are prescribed would be changing.;

Read more >

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

This content was checked for accuracy at the time it was written. It may have been superseded by more recent developments. NAM recommends checking whether this is the most current information when making decisions that may affect your health.

NAM’s information is intended to support, rather than replace, consultation with a healthcare professional. Talk to your doctor or another member of your healthcare team for advice tailored to your situation.