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The beginning of change: the 2010 CHIVA summer camp

Following on from our issue looking at young people, in October, guest writer Bakita Kasadha talks to the organisers and participants in the UK’s summer camp for teenagers

Published
02 December 2010
From
HIV treatment update
Uganda: Koriang Murder Story Makes Me Feel Guilty

Recently, Ugandan newspapers carried a story about Judith Koriang, 20, who was sentenced to death by the Court Martial in Soroti in connection with the murder of her soldier-husband Nelson Okello. She was said to have been infuriated by a recurrent nagging by Okello after she was found to be HIV positive yet the husband was HIV negative

Published
22 November 2010
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AllAfrica
My gay lover didn't tell me he was HIV-positive. How can I trust anybody in future?

Decide what you would do with a partner with HIV – and what 'extra' you will do with someone who is disease-free, writes Pamela Stephenson Connolly, Guardian sex advice columnist. You'll be surprised how few extras are on the second list.

Published
05 November 2010
From
The Guardian
UGANDA: Deadly consequences of inadequate HIV counselling

Carol Apiyo is struggling to cope with bitterness and anger towards her husband, whom she blames for infecting her with HIV; a few months ago, she tried to kill him by poisoning his food.

Published
28 October 2010
From
IRIN Plus News
Majority of US gay men support HIV transmission laws

Two-thirds of US gay men believe that it should be illegal for an HIV-positive man to have unprotected anal sex without disclosure, investigators report in the October edition

Published
21 September 2010
By
Michael Carter
Showing Sero-Different Couples Some Respect

There hasn't been much exploration into how these couples make their unique relationships work. The body of knowledge is slowly growing, though; and in this session at AIDS 2010, partners in sero-different couples gathered with researchers in the field from all over the world, to share what they've all learned.

Published
26 August 2010
From
The Body
Will a long life be a good one?

People with HIV are now living into old age – an old age many regard with fear, as Lisa Power from the Terrence Higgins Trust finds

Published
01 July 2010
From
HIV treatment update
In 2005, half of people with HIV in the UK had disclosed status to primary care

An analysis of primary care records suggests that at least half of people with diagnosed HIV infection had disclosed their HIV status to their general

Published
04 December 2009
By
Roger Pebody
HIV health problems cause few problems in employment, but discrimination still a reality in UK

A majority of people with HIV employed in the UK report that HIV has no impact on their working life at present, according to research

Published
27 August 2009
By
Roger Pebody
Whose fear is it anyway? People with HIV and dentists

People with HIV are still failing to access good dental care, even though it’s in their interest. Do they assume dentists will still have issues treating them?

Published
01 June 2009
From
HIV treatment update

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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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