HIV self-test and home testing

HIV self-test kits allow you to test for HIV in the privacy of your own home. You take a sample - either a saliva swab or blood from a finger prick - test it yourself using the kit and get your result straight away. You don't need to send your sample off to get your result.Read more

HIV and the law

A number of people in the UK have been prosecuted and jailed for transmitting HIV to their sexual partners.Read more

What are HIV and AIDS?

HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus. It’s a virus that attacks and weakens the immune system. If it’s untreated, HIV causes so much damage that the body is no longer able to defend itself.Read more

How HIV made me look at dating differently

I recently met up with a friend of mine who laughed when I mentioned that I was writing my next article on relationships. I can’t blame him.Read more

How to stop HIV

In 2015, over 3,320 gay men were diagnosed HIV-positive in the UK.Read more