That thing we all do could be the best medicine ever. Leading sex brand LELO is urging the department of health to open up to the idea of prescribing masturbation to patients as part of a wellness programme over a […]
New data shows that nearly a quarter of gay and bisexual men who tried to access PrEP via the NHS IMPACT trial were unable to in the past year.
Evelina London Children’s Hospital and community services have introduced NHS rainbow badges for its staff to support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) patients. The scheme at Evelina London, which is part of Guy’s and St Thomas’, is now being […]
Oi Government… Sex ed is failing the young.
After it announced that there are plans to bring the rainbow flag to doctor surgeries, many in the LGBT+ community slammed the idea, calling for more focus on what really matters – saving people. The British Journal of General Practice […]
Doctors have been ordered to ask patients if they are gay. This is one of the most ludicrous decisions I feel the NHS has ever decided to make. What is the point of GP’s having to record every patient’s sexuality? […]
NHS staff in England are set to ask about their patients’ sexuality to ensure “that no patient is discriminated against” new guidelines have promised. The new policy, which will require healthcare professionals to ask patients who are over the age […]
Gay and bisexual men are being warned to take extra precautions as official figures show that syphilis infections are on the increase. Data released by NHS England has shown that new syphilis infections have increased dramatically over the last five […]
A number of lesbian, gay and bisexual people with cancer have taken part in a groundbreaking project to expose their experiences and highlight the differences in their care. The University of Manchester, funded by Macmillan Cancer Support, have just launched a […]
Meet the NHS nurse who wears his rainbow lanyard with pride so that LGBT patients have a visual sign on who they can confide in on LGBT issues. “Why I wear the rainbow lanyard” The following is an excerpt of […]
The Court of Appeal has upheld a High Court judgement which ruled NHS England has the legal power to fund PrEP. NHS England claimed earlier this year that it does not have the power to commission PrEP but a judicial […]