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The EJAF Award 2016: Dr Will Nutland

    Introducing Dr Will Nutland, co-founder of PrEPster.info and recipient of the 2016 EJAF Award, presented by David Furnish at our 2016 awards luncheon, supported by United Airlines.

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    Fitness Interview: Gardener Joseph Ford

      Gardener Joseph Ford reveals how botany can sculpt the perfect body, and why his destructive addiction to sugar changed his diet for the better

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      NHS England loses PrEP appeal, court rules (again) it can fund drug

        NHS England does have the power to pay for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) – a key tool in the fight against new HIV infections – an appeal court has ruled this morning (10th November).

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        Patient Zero did not bring HIV to the US

          Dubbed Patient Zero, Gaëtan Dugas was vilified and demonised in the 1970s and ’80s as he was thought to have been responsible for bringing HIV to the US.

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          Dr Christian gives evidence as UK gay blood ban inquiry begins

            Harley Street GP and TV personality Dr Christian Jessen kicked off Parliament’s inquiry into the current blood donation regulations yesterday, giving evidence as to why the current rules are unfairly discriminatory.

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            Panti Bliss fronts new HIV campaign

              Irish drag queen Panti Bliss is fronting a new campaign that aims to provide helpful advice and information to people living with HIV.

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              #TBT: Golden boy Chris Mears’ first Winq shoot

                Chris Mears clinched gold at the Rio Olympics last night in the synchronised 3m springboard diving final with teammate Jack Laugher, so we thought we’d take a look back at our shoot with the hunky diver from our very first issue.

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                Breaking: NHS England can fund PrEP, rules high court

                  The UK’s High Court has today ruled that NHS England has the legal power to fund PrEP nationwide, despite the health body’s previous argument that the preventative HIV medication should be paid for by local authorities.

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                  Alcohol causes 1 in 2 gay men to have riskier sex, finds study

                    A new survey, carried out by FS Magazine, has reported that 52 per centof gay men admitted to engaging in riskier sex after drinking alcohol.

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                    Gay man contracts HIV despite taking PrEP daily for two years

                      A 43-year-old gay man on PrEP has contracted the HIV virus, according to a new study reported on by Poz magazine.

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                      Winq Magazine


                      Winq magazine

                      Winter 2016/2017

                      The new Winter issue of Winq (yes, we’ve now gone quarterly) is all about our 2016 Men of the Year, following our awards ceremony in December.

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