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Manifesto Watch: Where does the SNP stand on LGBTI issues?


In its manifesto, Moving Scotland Forward, the SNP both defends its record in government and makes proposals for building on this record. It argues the best way to protect Scotland and to advance our interests is for people to use both their votes for the SNP. There is a remarkable consensus among most Scottish political parties on many LGBTI issues. ...

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Young gay Scots see monogamy as protection from HIV

HIV-1 budding (in green) from cultured lymphocyte

Research carried out University of Glasgow suggests that young gay men in Scotland often rely on trust rather than testing as means of ensuring a monogamous partner is HIV negative. The results were presented in GAYCON 2014, the 5th National Conference for Scotland on Gay and Bisexual Men’s Health and Wellbeing, according to a report by Aidsmap. Doctoral student, Nicola ...

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Extend HPV vaccine to boys, say researchers


Researchers working at Queen’s University Belfast and the University of Cambridge have called for vaccination against HPV (human papillomavirus, commonly known as genital warts) to be extended to boys as well as girls — something that could provide protection for the next generation of gay and bisexual men. The HPV vaccine is currently offered to all girls aged 12 to ...

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