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04 May

THE first regional peer-run AIDS council in Australia to be established will commemorate its 30th anniversary at event in Northern Territory’s Parliament House today.

Hosted by NT Health... READ MORE

24 March

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) is being used in some parts of the world to prevent the contraction and transmission of HIV and has proven 90 per cent effective.

Key points: Truvada... READ MORE

24 March

The Northern Territory AIDS and Hepatitis Council Inc. (NTAHC) today welcomed a recommendation to subsidise a new form of antiviral medicine on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) for the... READ MORE

14 February

It’s Getting Hot In Here! Use Condoms, Get Tested, Get Treated!

National Condom Day coinciding with Valentine’s Day, is promoted in an effort to reduce the spread of HIV and sexually... READ MORE

01 February

Two guides have been developed to assist NT GPs in assessing and ordering all of the appropriate tests prior to referring patients to either the viral hepatitis clinic at Royal Darwin Hospital... READ MORE

28 December

 NTAHC executive director Kim Gates says the Territory’s needle and syringe program has proved successful. ... NTAHC executive director Kim Gates told the NT News the Territory’s successful... READ MORE

20 December


December 20, 2015. Media Release from the Minister of Health, The Hon. Sussan Ley The Turnbull Government will invest more-than $1 billion to... READ MORE

01 December

 These are the stories of Australians living with or affected by hepatitis C. They explain how the wait to access new medicines to treat and cure hepatitis C is affecting them and their loved... READ MORE