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Superinfection occurs at 5% a year in recently infected gay men not on therapy

The Eleventh Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections in San Francisco opened yesterday with a bang, as a group of investigators from Los Angeles and

Published
10 February 2004
By
Edwin J. Bernard
Belief that HAART makes HIV less serious linked with shift to unsafe sex in Dutch gay men

Gay men are realistic about the benefits of HAART, but those who believe that HIV is less of a threat since the introduction of HAART

Published
09 February 2004
By
Michael Carter
Hormonal contraceptives increase shedding of HIV infected cells in the cervix

The use of hormonal contraception leads to a small but significant increase in the shedding of HIV-infected cells in the cervix, even though both cervical

Published
07 February 2004
By
Michael Carter
New HIV infections steady in UK gay men despite introduction of HAART

The rate of new HIV infections in gay men in the UK has remained constant despite the introduction of HAART, according to a study published

Published
06 February 2004
By
Michael Carter
Many HIV-positive gay men involved in HIV transmission risk without recognising it

A substantial minority of HIV-positive gay who initially reported consistent condom use for insertive anal sex admitted on closer questioning to briefly inserting their unprotected

Published
06 February 2004
By
Michael Carter
Gay men with AIDS in Los Angeles having more unprotected sex

The sexual risk-taking behaviour of gay men with AIDS in Los Angeles has changed dramatically in recent years, according to a small study published in

Published
02 February 2004
By
Michael Carter
Saunas and drugs linked with rectal gonorrhoea in gay men in San Francisco study

For HIV-positive gay men in San Francisco, having anonymous sex in a sauna is associated with an increased risk of rectal gonorrhoea, according to a

Published
28 January 2004
By
Michael Carter
Gay men still rely on disclosure to avoid HIV

The second most common strategy (after condoms) used by HIV-negative gay men in the UK to avoid HIV infection appears to be to trust that

Published
20 January 2004
By
Gus Cairns
HAART reduces HIV infectivity by over 60%, but increase in unsafe sex means stable HIV incidence

HAART has reduced the ability of HIV-positive gay men to transmit the virus by 60%, according to a study conducted by the University of California,

Published
16 January 2004
By
Michael Carter
No sexual transmission of HCV seen in repeat HIV testers in San Francisco

No cases of sexual transmission of hepatitis C virus were found in a three year San Francisco study published in the January 2004 edition of

Published
14 January 2004
By
Michael Carter

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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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