A brilliant outlook – the new Lawson Unit

October 23, 2023

Words by Zoe Adler and the Lawson Unit Team In June this year the Lawson Unit finally moved! After years of planning and numerous changes of date, we finally packed our bags, boxes, house plants and artwork and moved into our brand new purpose built clinic. The new clinic is situated on the sixth floor of the […]

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Clare Project calls for review into the death of Matty Sheldrick (Content warning)

December 1, 2022

The Clare Project (TCP), the transgender support and community group, has called for a review into the death of Matty Sheldrick, a community member who passed away in November. 

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Routine HIV screening at Royal Sussex County Hospital’s emergency department is helping to detect undiagnosed HIV in Brighton

October 31, 2022

HIV screening at the Royal Sussex County Hospital emergency department has helped detect undiagnosed HIV in the city and offer the chance for effective and early treatment.

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Brighton professor appointed to assist World Health Organisation

Gscene Editorial Team November 28, 2019

A University of Brighton professor has been appointed to advise a World Health Organisation (WHO) project aimed at ensuring people have access to high-quality tests for sexually transmitted infections

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Community News

Walking to end the stigma surrounding HIV

Gscene Editorial Team November 16, 2019

This year the theme of the charity’s parade group at Brighton Pride was tackling HIV stigma and the message that U=U. This means that someone with an undetectable HIV viral load (meaning they are on effective treatment that has completely suppressed the virus) cannot transmit the virus to their partner. Undetectable = Untransmittable!

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Community News

Improving directions inside the Royal Sussex County Hospital

Besi Besemar July 16, 2019

Do you have problems finding your way around the Royal Sussex County Hospital?  The Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton wants to understand more about how easy or difficult it is to find your way around the hospital.

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General News

Health Secretary to visit Royal Sussex County Hospital today

Besi Besemar February 25, 2015

Simon Kirby, MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven, will be welcoming the Health Secretary to the Royal Sussex County Hospital this week. THE visit comes as Mr Kirby has been pressing the Department of Health and the Chancellor for an additional £60 million for the Royal Sussex County Hospital.

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