Oct 2013 - Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis - HIV Prevention Study

24 October 2013 by Pure Radio

Last year in Stockport there were 21 new diagnoses of HIV, and almost 450 in Greater Manchester as a whole.

There’s currently a medical trail of a drug which may help reduce the number of new infections. The study is looking for gay and bisexual men who are currently putting themselves as risk through unprotected sex.

Professor Sheena McCormack of the Medical Research Council’s Clinical Trials Unit has been speaking to Under the Rainbow.

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New Horizons The Surgery 22nd August 2010 Generic versus branded medicines

22 August 2010 by Pure Radio

Sunday mornings in New Horizons on Pure, presenter June Someck invites Dr Andrew Davison from Gatley Group Medical Practice, into The Surgery.

Dr. Andrew shares some important advice on a variety of medical subjects and explains the symptoms and treatments in layman’s terms.

This week Are drugs less effective if they are not brand names.

Listen to New Horizons from 8am Sunday mornings on Pure 107.8fm or, if thats during your weekend lie in, catch up on Monday evenings from 7 :30

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