Free HIV self testing programme from THT

Terrence Higgins Trust (THT) launch free HIV self testings programme for all Gay and Bi men and Trans women. THT, Britain’s leading HIV and sexual health organisation, has...

FEATURE: My so-called chemsex life or when I met Jack, Seb and James

I had originally tried to write this piece 18 months ago, but rather than an unsophisticated or educated guess along the theme of what has come to be known as ‘chemsex’, I...

FEATURE: A-Z of Street Drugs

ALCOHOL:  The most popular drug BY FAR. A depressant, makes you sociable; too much and you’ll have a hangover, way too much alcohol will put you in a coma or kill you. Causes...
Posted On 07 May 2018

FEATURE: CHEMSEX – The white elephant in the room

BRIGHTON earned the reputation of being the drug death capital of the UK in the 2000s. It was only in 2017 that statistics changed, revealing fewer deaths in the city than any...

Distress in men following prostate cancer can be reduced

A new web-based support programme will help reduce the psychological stress that impacts men who are recovering from prostate cancer. The new programme, developed by...

Greens call for action as another GP surgery in the city closes

Greens call for action on GP shortages as Hove Park Villas Surgery faces closure as Practice struggles to replace outgoing GP. Green Councillors on Brighton and Hove City...

New HIV Charter Mark launched

Changing the world of work for employees living with HIV. A powerful new Charter Mark to increase UK employers’ commitments to becoming HIV friendly has been launched by the...

Hidden Stories project needs your votes

A project to learn about the everyday difficulties for those with a hidden disability or illness and then develop public understanding, needs funding votes. 

Want to know more about dementia?

The Rainbow Cafe holds its next group meeting today, Thursday, April 12 at Brooke Mead housing development. The Rainbow Cafe is a supportive, friendly place for LGBT+ people,...

Radical Love! LGBT+ meditation with Lama Rod Owens

Lama Rod Owens, one of the leaders of a new generation of Black and Gay Buddhist teachers in the US, comes to Brighton, as part of his European ‘Talking Love ...

FEATURE: What is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

How to cope with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome by Dr Rajendra Sharma. There are no specific tests in conventional medicine for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) and diagnosis is based...
Posted On 31 Mar 2018

HIV campaign helps Londoners make safer sex choices

The Do It London HIV campaign has dramatically boosted public awareness of the choices available for preventing HIV transmission through sexual contact, according to an...

OPINION: I Have A Phobia 

What if I told you fear could be dissolved in under an hour? Completely - gone in a matter of minutes. Would you believe me? Sitting in a brightly lit little waiting room, I...
Posted On 26 Mar 2018
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Bear-Patrol raise almost £2,350 for LGBT mental health charity

Bear-Patrol, the social networking community group raise £2,349.28 for the counselling service at MindOut, the LGBTQ mental health service. The sponsorship money was raised by...