Certificate of compliance

Gay Men's Health Charity

is in compliance with the HONcode

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8 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Mar 2018

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Date of initial review:

06 Mar 2009

Certificate validity:

valid until Mar 2018

Date of last visit:

06 Feb 2018
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

GMFA is the UK's leading charity dedicated to gay men's health. GMFA is the gay menís health branch of the Health Equality and Rights Organisation (HERO) which works to reduce health inequalities for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans* communities.

(29 Apr 2016) - Link

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The information provided on GMFA.org.uk is designed to support, not to replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician.

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

ReferencesRead more
1 Public Health England (PHE). HIV in the United Kingdom: 2014 report. November 2014.
2 May MT, Gompels M, Sabin CA. Impact on life expectancy of late diagnosis and treatment of HIV-1 infected individuals: UK CHIC. Journal of the International AIDS Society, 2010;13(Suppl 4):O27.

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Published: 23rd May, 2013

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

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The GMFA website remains unfunded, and small parts of our HIV and sexual health interventions are paid for jointly through awarded grants/funds and your donations. Sources of funding, including donations, in no way influence the content for the GMFA.org.uk website.

(07 Jun 2016) - Link

GMFA remains editorial independence from any advertisers. We will not accept any advertising that goes against GMFA's strategies or policies.

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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