Scientists say they are now able to wake up hidden reservoirs of HIV in patients, leading to hopes the virus could one day be eradicated.
David Polson from the Positive Speakers Bureau NSW was interviewed by ABC medical reporter Sophie Scott.
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HIV has been with us for 30 years and we’ve come a long way in understanding the virus since the 80s and 90s. Lance Feeney discusses late diagnosis HIV infection.
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.