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Media campaign on disclosure and stigma changes gay men’s attitudes

A Canadian campaign which asked gay men “If you were rejected every time you disclosed, would you?” appears to have raised men’s understanding of the dilemmas which

Published
21 September 2011
By
Roger Pebody
The safety spectrum: gay men use many ways to moderate their sexual risk

The vast majority of gay men, HIV-positive and negative, make some effort to moderate their risk of transmitting or acquiring HIV, a large Australian study finds. Dr Limin

Published
18 September 2011
By
Gus Cairns
The spirit is willing, but... sex in the HIV-positive over-50s

Although the average age of the HIV-positive population is increasing, in both richer and poorer countries, and though sex between older people has often been cited as

Published
16 September 2011
By
Gus Cairns
Viral load increasingly features in safer-sex discussion and decisions by HIV-positive gay men and their partners

A Dutch study presented at the Tenth AIDS Impact conference this week showed that HIV-positive gay men are increasingly taking viral load into account when it comes to

Published
15 September 2011
By
Gus Cairns
Greg Louganis keeps on 'diving' against HIV/AIDS -

Despite all of the medical advances over the past 30 years in the battle against HIV-AIDS, or perhaps because of them, Greg Louganis is still worried for the younger generation. Very worried, in fact.

Published
24 August 2011
From
Windy City Times
Sexual and Reproductive Health for young HIV positive adolescents

This manual gives guidance and direction to healthcare workers who recognise that sexual and reproductive health is a critical component of adolescent service provision.

Published
23 August 2011
From
Anova Health Institute
Canadian study finds criminalisation confusion "chills" open and honest discussion of HIV risk-taking

The lack of clarity over when a person with HIV has a legal obligation to disclose their HIV-positive status to a sexual partner is resulting in "anxiety,

Published
23 August 2011
By
Edwin J. Bernard
Florida court holds HIV disclosure law only impacts heterosexuals

An appellate court in Florida has ruled that the state’s HIV disclosure law can only be used to charge heterosexuals, saying that the law does not apply in the case of a woman accused of having sex with another woman but failing to disclose her HIV-positive status.

Published
22 August 2011
From
Michigan Messenger
Tattoos: A journey of HIV acceptance

Howard is one of many people living with HIV who have chosen to get tattoos to represent living with the disease. They say these tattoos help start conversations, reduce stigma and serve as reminders of how living with HIV has changed their lives.

Published
10 August 2011
From
CNN International
Disclose your HIV status, get food

There has been uproar in Mbabane East East after MP Esther Dlamini was accused of forcing people under her constituency to disclose their HIV status before receiving food.after MP Esther Dlamini was accused of forcing people under her constituency to disclose their HIV status before receiving food.

Published
25 July 2011
From
Times of Swaziland

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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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