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Two more COVID-19 cases in NSW

Two more cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in NSW, bringing this week’s total locally acquired cases to five. The two new cases were announced on Thursday morning by NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, who said the most recent case was from Frenchs Forest in Sydney’s northern beaches. They follow two other cases in the northern… Read More »

UK government expresses support for HIV Commission plan to end new HIV cases by 2030

Senior government ministers have backed a plan developed by an independent group, the HIV Commission, to eliminate HIV transmission in England over the next decade. At a launch event this morning, health secretary Matt Hancock committed to reducing new cases by 80% by 2025 and to less than 100 a year by 2030. These goals… Read More »

UK: Black people less likely to be engaged in HIV care, with more cases of viral rebound

There are ethnic disparities in relation to two key indicators of the quality of HIV care, but there are no differences in viral suppression within a year of starting treatment, Dr Rageshri Dhairyawan told the virtual British HIV Association (BHIVA) conference yesterday. Although the differences are not large, dealing with them is necessary if the… Read More »