National AIDS Trust - Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

14 April 2016 by Pure Radio

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, or Prep for short, is a drug that, if taken daily, can reduce the risk of acquiring HIV.

A number of studies around the world, have shown that it’s very effective at preventing the transmission of the virus.

The Senior Policy and Campaigns Manager at the National AIDS Trust, Sarah Radcliffe, has been telling Under the Rainbow about the latest developments.

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Dec 2014 - Positive Radio

4 December 2014 by Pure Radio

Monday was World AIDS Day, and it saw the launch of Positive Radio.

It’s an online radio station by HIV charity, the George House Trust.

Broadcaster and GHT trustee Paul Graham has been speaking to Under the Rainbow.

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Nov 2014 - HIV Testing Week

27 November 2014 by Pure Radio

December the first will be World AIDS Day, and this week is HIV Testing Week.

There are more than 100,000 people living with HIV nationally, including an estimated 26,000 undiagnosed.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking to Stacey Adams, the Sexual Health Manager at the Lesbian and Gay Foundation. She said that despite new methods of prevention and treatment, HIV continues to be a problem today.

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Nov 2013 - Gays of Manchester HIV Charity Calendar

28 November 2013 by Pure Radio

World AIDS Day is this coming Sunday. It’s a time to remember those lost to, and living with, HIV.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking to the George House Trust, a charity that helps people living with the virus.

They’ve released a fundraising 2014 calendar – the Gays of Manchester, which pays homage to the gay community.

Their Marketing and Community Fundraising Coordinator, Susie Baines, explained all about it.

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Under the Rainbow - 29th November 2012

29 November 2012 by Pure Radio

Thursday 29th November 2012: The lifestyle guide for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans community in Stockport. Under the Rainbow keeps you updated with everything going on in the borough and beyond. Listen for details of local groups, unmissable gigs, the latest news and have a laugh with our quiz.

Tonight, Under the Rainbow also heard about this Saturday’s World AIDS Day.

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