Sexually transmitted infections are amongst the fastest spreading high-incidence notifiable diseases in China

Sexually transmitted infections emerge from a recent epidemiological study as a particularly pressing concern for Chinese public health at the present time.  Yang & Li (Y&L) assess trends in incidence and mortality in 45 notifiable infectious diseases across China over the decade since the SARS tragedy in 2003 brought important changes in Chinese public health […]

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ChemSex and HCV transmission among UK MSM

Reports of substantial rises in the incidence of HCV among MSM populations in the UK  (STI/Yaphe & Klein;  STI/Ghosn & Chaix) have attracted some attention in STI journal.  Not least because intravenous drug use is the most obvious mode of transmission for this blood-borne virus, and MSM have in the past tended not to use this route of administration.  […]

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