nam – AIDSMAP:
France approves PrEP

January 07 0 Comments

nam – AIDSMAP: <br> France approves PrEP

PrEP prescribing will only be available from HIV specialist physicians within a hospital clinic or HIV testing site, and will include counselling and follow-up.

Reuters:
FDA overturns 30-year ban on blood donations by gay men

December 27 0 Comments

Reuters: <br> FDA overturns 30-year ban on blood donations by gay men

The FDA said its policies have helped reduce HIV transmission rates from blood transfusions from 1 in 2,500 to 1 in 1.47 million.

The Body.com: Lawsuit Challenges Denial of Insurance to Gay Man Using PrEP as HIV Prevention

December 24 0 Comments

The Body.com: Lawsuit Challenges Denial of Insurance to Gay Man Using PrEP as HIV Prevention

In the first lawsuit of its kind in the United States, last week GLAD filed a claim with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD), charging Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company with discrimination for denying a gay man long-term care insurance because he is taking Truvada as PrEP.

Boston Globe:
There is no ‘gay’ voice

December 20 0 Comments

Boston Globe: <br> There is no ‘gay’ voice

‘Gay-sounding’ voices are a stereotype, and usually off the mark, researchers say