Category: In Focus

PReP, PEP & PEPSE

PrEP = Pre Exposure Prophylaxis. This is when you take HIV medication before sex or any other activity that may expose you to HIV, to reduce the chance of getting HIV. The medication is usually taken daily by someone who is HIV negative, to reduce their chance of catching HIV. PrEP uses two HIV drugs
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Category: In Focus

ChemSex support, advice, harm reduction

In the UK Chemsex activity has been around for some time, recent reports show that it is on the increase. This reported rise in numbers could partly attributable to the increased use of mobile dating and hook-up apps such as Grindr. There are many issues that are associated with the use of the ChemSex drugs
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Category: In Focus

Treatment as Prevention (TasP)

What is it? & Why is good for you? Since Anti Retroviral Treatment proved to be an effective way to treat the HIV virus there has been an on going debate about when is the best time to start treatment. Some thought it better to put off treatment others thought it better to wait untill
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