‘National’ HIV testing week: where ‘national’ = England

On Facebook this morning, I came across a campaign for a National HIV Testing Week. This seems like a very sensible move to me. After all with the NHS reckoning that 1 in 4 people living with HIV in the UK do not know that they are, the only way they will find out is … Continue reading ‘National’ HIV testing week: where ‘national’ = England

Embarrassing Bodies Risk Checker still not got a link to services in Northern Ireland

Following a complaint about non-inclusion of a link to Northern Ireland sexual health services, Michael tells why Channel 4 has nearly got it right but not quite yet.

Channel 4’s Embarrassing Bodies has an embarrassing problem

I have just been watching the Channel 4 programme Embarrassing Bodies: Live from the Clinic which has Dr Christian Jessen as one of its presenters. Having been told about a new STI Risk checker which they have developed, I went and investigated it. Having got to the end of the test, there was the opportunity to … Continue reading Channel 4’s Embarrassing Bodies has an embarrassing problem