Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations

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HIV prevention resource for gay men

This booklet for gay men explains how to avoid getting HIV and how to avoid passing it on to others. The resource includes info about HIV transmission and prevention, safe sex, PEP, PrEP, HIV testing and more.

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About AFAO

The Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO) is the national federation for the HIV community response. We provide leadership, coordination and support to Australia's policy, advocacy and health promotion response to HIV/AIDS.

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Repeal of HIV-specific Victorian laws announced

Victoria will no longer be the only state with laws that specifically criminalise HIV, after the Victorian government's announcement today of the introduction of legislation to repeal section 19A.

Published : 14/04/2015
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Drug resistance shown to be low risk in PrEP study

The risk of developing drug resistance to HIV medication for people who acquire HIV while taking PrEP is low, says a study published in the Journal of Infectious Diseases.

Published : 13/04/2015

New once-daily drug now on PBS

People living with HIV in Australia now have access to a new single tablet treatment option: Triumeq.

Published : 01/04/2015
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Zero HIV transmissions so far in Opposites Attract study

HIV-positive gay men who are on treatment and have an undetectable viral load are not transmitting the virus to their partners, two years into the Opposites Attract study.

Published : 26/02/2015
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