Health News

Commission will report to Mike Pompeo
Trump’s State Department may ban terms like ‘sexual health’

This proposal has the potential to severely harm women and LGBTI people seeking sexual health-related services

LGBTIs marching in India to promote HIV awareness.
India may be on the verge of introducing PrEP to combat HIV crisis

India has the third largest HIV epidemic in the world

Bliss and Ashleigh Coulter with baby son, Stetson - Bliss donated eggs
Same-sex couple BOTH carry their child in a pregnancy first

Ashleigh and Bliss Coulter call little Stetson their ‘miracle baby’

A man holds a PrEP tablet
A third of men on PrEP face negative comments and stigma

Half have heard people say ‘People should just use condoms’ instead of using PrEP to stop the transmission of HIV

A man holds a PrEP (Truvada) pill to prevent acquiring HIV
California man on PrEP medication acquires HIV

It’s thought to be the sixth case of a man acquiring HIV while on PrEP, but experts say the medication remains more effective than condoms

A 'no deal' or hard Brexit will have an impact on pharmaceuticals and may disrupt supply, warn experts
Fears over HIV drugs in event of ‘no deal’ Brexit

Healthcare advocates highlight concerns over slower access to the newest HIV drugs when the UK leaves the European Union next year

People protesting for healthcare
Trump cuts funding from women and LGBTI people’s healthcare

He’s introducing a domestic gag rule

Australian boys to receive Genital Warts vaccine

In a world first, Australian boys will receive a vaccine against a virus that causes oral, anal and penile cancers in gay men