We are very sad today to hear of the passing of Professor Martin Fisher, a valued colleague based at Brighton and Sussex University Hospital. Martin was the first professor of HIV medicine at Brighton & Sussex Medical School and an honorary consultant physician in sexual health & HIV at BSUH. He had been instrumental in the
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This piece by Matthew Hodson, the Chief Executive of GMFA, the gay men’s health charity, was originally published at GMFA.org.uk. I’ve been living with diagnosed HIV for many years. In that time I’ve had my share of sexual and romantic rejections on the basis of my HIV status. While these don’t make up any of my
Chemsex – the word used to describe drug use in sexual contexts – is increasingly prevalent amongst men who have sex with men. This guide from 56 Dean Street and the Hepatitis C Trust is an excellent introduction to the issues surrounding this practice: HCV continues to be a highlystigmatised disease associated with much fear, ignorance and misinformation.
WITHDRAWN PLANS TO EXPAND PROUD STUDY 19th January 2015 Given that the PROUD pilot study has answered theimportant question of how much protection daily Truvada can offer when provided in sexual health clinics in the UK, there is no need for the planned larger clinical trial. As such, we have withdrawn our funding application to
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