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Australian Greens pledge to fund the HIV prevention medication PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) for high-risk groups with the aim of ending HIV
PLHIV are being urged to get their flu shot early
Belgium study may shed new light on HIV cure
Rates of HIV among men who have sex with men in New Zealand continue to rise, according to data
Australian HIV organisations sign global appeal calling for universal acces to pre-exposure prophylaxis
Expanded VIC PrEP study begins mid-to-late July
HIV laws impact public health and human rights
Positive Living winter 2016
May 24, 2016
The winter issue of the Positive Living ezine is out soon — here’s a sneak peek of the contents.
TGA approves Truvada as PrEP
May 9, 2016
As expected, the Therapeutic Goods Administration has formally announced the approval of PrEP.
Time to reflect
May 6, 2016
The International Candlelight Memorial is an opportunity to remember those we have lost to HIV/AIDS.
PrEP decision soon
May 3, 2016
Once TGA approved, the next step will be to have Truvada listed on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme.
Taking the lead
May 2, 2016
Applications are open for the next Positive Leadership Development Institute workshop.
Pathology cuts imminent
April 22, 2016
Bulk-billing rates of pathology services are to be cut with patients likely to cop the shortfall.
Anal cancer survey
April 21, 2016
PLHIV are invited to take part in an online survey that aims to create better understanding of anal cancer.
April 11, 2016
Community support saves Australian agency representing people who use drugs from closure.
PLHIV wanted for cure study
April 11, 2016
HIV-positive participants wanted for study about the social and ethical implications of cure research.
Stigmatising campaign pulled
April 8, 2016
The move came after days of negative social media coverage condemning the campaign for stigmatising PLHIV.
Call to ditch STI campaign
April 7, 2016
NAPWHA requests Hero Condoms to remove stigmatising STI campaign from all media platforms.
Botswana on target to end HIV
March 30, 2016
The country is ahead of many Western nations in rates of diagnosis, treatment, and viral suppression.
HIV edited out of T cells
March 29, 2016
Scientists have designed a gene-editing system that may hold the answer for an eventual cure for PLHIV.
Anal cancer support group
March 23, 2016
There's a new national telephone support group for gay and bisexual men diagnosed with anal cancer.
Anal cancer risk for PLHIV
March 22, 2016
March 21 was Anal Cancer Awareness Day. We put the spotlight on a cancer that receives very little attention.