Do you know where HIV/AIDS come from, and the impact it had on society?, both as an illness and as a source of discrimination.ntil mid-1982 that scientists realised the ‘disease’ was also spreading among other populations the ‘disease’ was finally named AIDS.
For those who have contracted HIV, comprehensive, culturally-competent care that addresses all aspects of health – including medical, sexual, and mental health; social support services; and substance use treatment.
PrEP: Short for “pre-exposure prophylaxis,” PrEP is an HIV prevention strategy in which HIV-negative people take an oral pill once a day before coming into contact with HIV to reduce their risk of HIV infection.
Depending on what other risk reduction practices you use, including condoms, you may find yourself negotiating sex and risk where your PrEP status becomes relevant. How this is negotiated will Continue Reading
Four men accused of conspiring to murder a man because of his HIV status have had their murder charges dropped. The victim known only as Anil, 38, was found murdered Continue Reading
The HIV Testing Webinar will address training needs such as sexual history taking, identification of priority populations, routine testing and contact tracing with the overall objective of normalising HIV testing Continue Reading
Last month, Russia shut down its longest-running gay website, gay.ru, and now they’ve closed down another website. Parni PLUS is a website that runs articles on HIV and other LGBTQ- Continue Reading
Gay dating app Grindr has confirmed it has shared the HIV status of its users with outside firms – but declined to issue an apology.