Program Schedule

Download PDF Version
On Air : Listen
Alternative Frequencies
Check out the online media archive

Preparing for PrEP

Tuesday 24th November / presented by Kylie Sturgess

It's World AIDS awareness week, something RTRFM has covered throughout the week's Mag - 2015's theme is Getting To Zero: Zero Stigma, Zero New Cases, Zero Deaths.

Arguably one of the biggest developments is PrEP -- an anti-HIV medication that can help HIV-negative people from becoming infected, although the drug does not help prevent other sexually transmittable diseases.

Author Nic Holas is a person living with HIV whose writing focuses on the contemporary gay experience, and he joined Kylie Sturgess, to talk about what PrEP is and the implications for both HIV positive and negative people into the future.

Tags In This Story

All live musical performances are included in our podcasts with the express permission of artists, who reserve all other rights in their music. All music used in our podcasts is licensed under an APRA Community Broadcasting license agreement.

Latest Stories

Native Title Settlement largest in Aus history

Thursday 18th October

Native Title Settlement largest in Aus history

A settlement between the Noongar community and W.A government was signed off yesterday. Worth $1.3b, the […]

Radiothon Prizes have been drawn and won

Thursday 18th October

Radiothon Prizes have been drawn and won

After an extension to the payment period the prizes have been drawn and won for Radiothon […]

FITTER HAPPIER – Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Thursday 18th October

FITTER HAPPIER – Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness month is under way and BreastScreen WA employees Angela Hellewell and Coby Pearson […]

The History of Chocolate

Thursday 18th October

The History of Chocolate

Catherine and Willow Francis from Reverence Chocolate enlighten us on the history of chocolate.

Stop DV at the Start

Thursday 18th October

Stop DV at the Start

Stop it at the Start is a new campaign aiming to educate people of the importance […]

Tonia Gray on Climate Change and Millenials

Thursday 18th October

Tonia Gray on Climate Change and Millenials

Western Sydney University‘s Associate Professor Tonia Gray talking climate change awareness among millennials.

New Single from Grace Barbe

Thursday 18th October

New Single from Grace Barbe

From a small community of Islands off the East African coast to right here in Perth, […]

Science with Commander Kat

Thursday 18th October

Science with Commander Kat

Each week we get the latest in science news thanks to RTRFM‘s resident science genius, Commander […]