UK Men Resorting To “Desperate Measures” To Get PrEP
The news that the National Health Service in the United Kingdom would not provide PrEP was shocking, since PrEP access is a human rights issue. What isn’t shocking: When denied it, men who need PrEP are going to get it however they can. That news and more in our look at HIV and AIDS issues from around the world.
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This coverage promotes sexual and gender equality while highlighting issues of health, violence, culture, and legal and human rights. Equal Eyes provides advocates and allies a common frame of reference for the realities of global LGBTI communities. Through followup reporting and disseminating this coverage, our effort is to ensure we have a representation of the global stories that matter most or may have under-reporting.
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