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HIV prevention drug to become routinely available in EnglandSubscription

16 Mar 2020 By Helen Quinn

Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). which is highly effective at preventing transmission of HIV, will become routinely available throughout England.

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Sexually transmitted infections soar due to 'brutal' funding cutsSubscription

06 Feb 2020 By Emma Wilkinson

Deep funding cuts and a lack of national strategy for sexual health has led to soaring rates of sexually transmitted infections, a report from two leading charities has warned.

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GP contract could include postnatal six-week check, says ministerSubscription

05 Feb 2020 By Emma Wilkinson

 A contractual obligation for GPs to carry out six-week postnatal checks is being considered for the 2020/21 contract, a health minister has stated.

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HIV diagnoses at lowest level since 2000 thanks to testing and prevention effortsSubscription

11 Sep 2019 By Anviksha Patel

The number of new HIV diagnoses in the UK have fallen by almost a third since 2015 and are at its lowest level since 2000, figures by Public Health England have revealed

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