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Gus Cairns

Editor — Aidsmap

Ex-alien who settled for earth. Ex-singer, bus conductor, hustler and barman. Failing to die of AIDS, ended up as a writer, activist and psychotherapist.

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Gus joined the editorial team in 2009 as editor of NAM’s regular newsletter, HTU. He has been a freelance writer for us since 2003 having edited the last three editions of the HIV Reference Manual and both editions of Preventing HIV.

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@guscairns — 615 followers, 417 tweets

Jul 26, 2017

Proof: PrEP increases HIV testing. From Victoria state, Australia. Red arrow is start of PrEP rollout. STI tests increased too.

Jul 26, 2017

PrEP cascade from the Flash!PrEP European survey. Only half those who'd benefit knew about it and less than 20% who wanted it, got it.

Jul 25, 2017

Paul Steinberg at #IAS2017: #DoitLondon gay men survey: 30% had used GHB/GBL and/or meth: 5% had used PrEP: 50% *WANTED IT*. #PrEPnow

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