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Internalised homophobia leads to sexual risk taking by HIV-positive gay men

Internalised homophobia is associated with sexual risk behaviour amongst HIV-positive gay and bisexual men, US research published in the journal AIDS Education and Prevention suggests.

Published
01 January 2009
By
Michael Carter
GNP+ launches website documenting global HIV exposure/transmission laws and prosecutions

The United States tops the world table of criminal prosecutions for HIV exposure or transmission according to data published this week by the Global Network

Published
04 December 2008
By
Edwin J. Bernard
Concerns over miscarriage of justice after first UK conviction for transmission of hepatitis B

Campaigners have expressed concern that the first successful prosecution for the sexual transmission of hepatitis B virus may be a miscarriage of justice. The case

Published
21 November 2008
By
Michael Carter
Study explores verbal and non-verbal communication in unprotected sex between men

HIV-positive gay men who have unprotected anal intercourse think of themselves as being in settings where ‘everybody knows the rules of the game’, but these

Published
18 November 2008
By
Roger Pebody
No allowances

An HTU reader’s experience of the DLA review, by Michael Ratsey

Published
01 November 2008
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HIV treatment update
The consequences of fear

How the myth of ‘health tourism’ is harming people with HIV, by Edwin J Bernard

Published
01 November 2008
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HIV treatment update
Fear and stigma creating hepatitis C transmission risk for HIV-positive gay men

Stigma is contributing to the sexual transmission of hepatitis C virus amongst HIV-positive gay men, a small qualitative study published in the journal Culture, Health

Published
25 September 2008
By
Michael Carter
Justice Edwin Cameron calls for a campaign against 'misguided criminal laws and prosecutions'

“HIV is a virus, not a crime,” argued South African Supreme Court Justice Edwin Cameron during his impassioned call for “a campaign against criminalisation” on

Published
26 August 2008
By
Edwin J. Bernard
Criminal HIV transmission and exposure laws spreading around the world ‘like a virus’

Concern over the growing international trend towards the criminalisation of HIV transmission or exposure was documented in a Wednesday morning session at the XVII International

Published
07 August 2008
By
Edwin J. Bernard
Swiss statement that ‘undetectable equals uninfectious’ creates more controversy in Mexico City

Science took a back seat to politics during one of the most controversial sessions of the XVII International AIDS Conference in Mexico City – one

Published
05 August 2008
By
Edwin J. Bernard

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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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