Category Archives: Health

World AIDS Day 2018: Reimbursement for Condoms and Free PrEP?

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of December 5, 2018) This year's World AIDS Day, which has taken place on 1 December each year since 1988, was again the subject of a great deal of press and media coverage. Here is just a small selection with three topics: Health insurance reimbursement for condoms in France, possible reimbursement for…
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France Allows Gays and Bisexuals Bone Marrow Donations Again

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of January 19, 2018) Since January 15, 2018, the French authorities have allowed gay and bisexual men to donate bone marrow again, which had been suspended since the beginning of the AIDS epidemic in 1983. A number of interest groups had been consulted during the first semester of 2017, such as the…
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World AIDS Day 2017: Continued Concern

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of December 6, 2017) As every year since 1988, World AIDS Day was celebrated last Friday, December 1st. Aside from a number of positive comments about the subject in the media, there is also reason for concern. Contrary to common perceptions, HIV is not declining. ©who.int Certainly not a reason for major…
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