British MP reveals HIV positive status ahead of World AIDS Day

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Strathdee says unless this happens, countries will have to bear the heavy social and economic costs of AIDS.

"Next year I will be marking an anniversary of my own, 10 years since I became HIV positive", said Russell-Moyle, who represents the opposition Labour party for Brighton Kemptown on the English south coast. From 2011 to 2015, the number of 16 to 25-years-olds diagnosed with HIV grew by 35%.

"The sad truth is that many people do not get tested for HIV because of the stigma that surrounds it".

47% of all new HIV infections are among key populations (gay men and other men having sex with men, sex workers, people who inject drugs, transgender people, and prisoners) and their partners.

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"I am leading this debate today because we are in many ways at a juncture in the fight against HIV and AIDS".

Aids cannot be transmitted from one person to another, however HIV can. In the male population over 60 years old, HIV/AIDS cases increased by 136% in five years, from 8,391 cases in 2012 to almost 20,000 cases in 2017.

In terms of absolute numbers, new HIV infections among all ages declined from 77,200 in 2010 to 52,800 in 2017, indicating a 32 percent decline in the number of new annual HIV infections at the national level. That figure rose to 407 past year.

Mr Varadkar emphasised that it is virtually impossible for people who are HIV positive and getting treatment to pass on the disease and he urged everybody to know their HIV status.

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Ms Laycock explained: "This increase is predominantly a result of the unbelievable treatment we now have to effectively manage HIV, which is something that seemed a distant prospect at the start of the epidemic".

He told the Commons "I am an HIV-positive man", but as he had been taking medication for many years he was "undetectable" and can't pass it on.

Blackpool's HIV prevalence is above the average for the North West, which is 185 per 100,000 people.

Darryl O'Donnell, CEO of the Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations said: "Advances in medicine, technology and health promotion have powered strong progress against HIV".

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