Court of Appeal ruling on PrEP
PrEP is a course of HIV drugs taken before sex to reduce the risk of getting HIV. It is not yet widely available in the UK. The Court of Appeal has now ruled that PrEP can be funded by NHS England.
What does this mean?
This short video explains PrEP and the dispute around who should fund it in more detail.
You can read the Local Government Associations response to the Appeal Court judgement here, and the NHS England response here.