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Monday, July 21st, 2014

Mid Essex CCG proposes IVF for HIV and cancer patients only
BBC News
Replacing Atos with another private provider will not solve flaws in disability benefits system MPs warn
The Independent
HIV is increasing in gay men in London because of lack of testing, comparative study finds
aidsmap
Want to rid the world of HIV? Then you can start by decriminalising prostitution (Global)
The Independent
Anti-gay laws will help global spread of HIV, claims global AIDS expert (Global)
The Independent

Monday, July 14th, 2014

Study: A third of teenagers think they can't catch HIV through unprotected sex
BBC Newsbeat
Migrants must pay more to use NHS, say ministers 
BBC News
Home Office accessing NHS records to help track down illegal immigrants
The Guardian
World Health Organisation recommends that all gay men should take antiretroviral medicine to halt HIV epidemic (Global)
The Independent
One in SEVEN Australians with HIV don't know they have the virus as number of people diagnosed hits 20-year high (Australia)
Daily Mail

Monday, July 7th, 2014

Complex needs and overlapping vulnerabilities frequently reported by 'high risk' gay men in Scotland
aidsmap
Sunday Mirror investigation reveals shocking rise of dangerous anabolic steroid use in Britain's gyms
Mirror.co.uk
Substantial proportion of male HIV infections labelled as 'heterosexual exposure' in UK probably due to sex with other men
aidsmap
HIV re-emerges in 'cured' Mississippi girl (USA)
BBC News
HIV home-tests ban lifted but patience required for an accurate result  (Australia)
The Guardian

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Female Genital Mutilation Failure A 'National Scandal' Say MPs
Huffington Post UK
Drug-resistant pathogens are the world's biggest health crisis
Telegraph.co.uk
Public Health England: 'Gay men disproportionately affected by ill-health
PinkNews.co.uk
Herpes-2 To Blame For Rising HIV Infections Among Heterosexual users of non-injectable drugs (USA)
Medical Daily
Three babies 'CURED' of HIV after being given revolutionary vaccine in the first hours of their lives (Canada)
Daily Mail