Monkeypox Virus Facts

Monkeypox Virus Facts

Monkeypox – the facts and what to do. What is Monkeypox? Monkeypox (MPV) is a viral infection usually associated with travel to West Africa. It is usually a mild self-limiting illness, spread by very close contact with someone with monkeypox and most people...
Maybe it’s Shigella

Maybe it’s Shigella

Have you experienced a bad case of diarrhoea after sex? It could be Shigella. It is often mistaken for food poisoning and is caught from bacteria in poo getting into your mouth during sex, or via unwashed hands. Sexually transmitted shigella is usually seen in men who...
Give HIV the finger!

Give HIV the finger!

National HIV Testing Week is a campaign to promote regular testing. It starts on Monday 7th February until 11th February 2022. The campaign promotes regular testing and reduce the stigma towards HIV and knowing your status. This also helps to reduce the number of...
World Aids Day 2021

World Aids Day 2021

Over 105,2000 people are living with HIV in the UK.  HIV infection may cause a flu like illness a few weeks after infection. After this, people with HIV usually remain symptom free for several years.  Many people in the UK are carrying the infection without...
Marsham Court Hotel and Guests Donation

Marsham Court Hotel and Guests Donation

A huge thank you for a pot of gold at the end of this rainbow! Over the summer holidays guests at The Marsham Court Hotel in Bournemouth, donated £1 when checking in to the sunny shores of Bournemouth, helping to raise an impressive £10,000 for local charities. At an...
We’re Fresh, Exciting.

We’re Fresh, Exciting.

We’ve had a re-fresh, what do you think? For starters, we’ve updated our logo to include the fabulous transgender flag colours. Previously one location in Bournemouth, Over The Rainbow sexual health clinics now take place in 3 locations in Bournemouth and...