Increases in Shigella notifications among Sydney Gay Men - Towards the end of 2013 there was an increase in Shigella notifications in Sydney among Gay Men (men who have sex with men). This increase has continued into 2014 and doctors have reported encountering complications when treating Shigella in Gay Men with HIV.
Cure still elusive on 30th anniversary of HIV discovery
Darren Mara from SBS interviews Positive Life NSW staff member José Machado, alongside other spokespeople. He has been HIV positive for 24 years.
José is a Positive Speaker and the Project Officer for the Positive Speakers Bureau, a project of Positive Life NSW.
Positive Life NSW is highlighting the advantages of being on HIV treatment in a new campaign launched on World AIDS Day 2013. The campaign asks people with HIV who aren't on treatment to think seriously about their choices on starting treatment.