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World Aids Day: 1st December 2016

Here at World First we’ve got every reason to observe and support World Aids Day. We were the first company to offer travel insurance cover for people with HIV / AIDS. After a 10 year long fight to get insurers …

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Why we support World Aids Day.

  Why we support World Aids Day. The 1st of December is World Aids Day. The reason we observe it is to show our support for people living with HIV and to remember those people we know who have died from …

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Tell us your secrets. Today is World Aids Day.

Tell us your secrets. Today is World Aids Day. Today is the day we take time to think about AIDS and HIV and its impact around the world. And, if we can, do something to help those less fortunate than us. …

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7 questions for Suzanne

So long, Suzanne. On Monday 24th September we said goodbye to one of the pillars of the World First customer service team, who is leaving to begin her retirement. During her years with us, Suzanne went from doing the office …

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What does an ancient proverb have to do with hepatitis?

“See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil.” It’s a famous proverb with many meanings attached to it – mostly concerned with people’s refusal to accept problems. However, the ancient proverb is now being used to help spearhead a …

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International AIDS Society HIV Conference gets underway

International AIDS Society HIV Conference gets underway This weekend sees the sixth International AIDS Society HIV Conference get underway in Rome. The conference runs from Sunday 17th to Wednesday 20th July and will see thousands congregate for what is the …

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World AIDS Day: Five global events that will change the way you think

World AIDS Day: Five global events that will change the way you think December 1st is World AIDS day. This global action event has been held annually since 1982 to raise awareness of HIV and AIDS and to take positive …

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Celebrating HIV Travel Insurance on World Aids Day

Celebrating HIV Travel Insurance on World Aids Day Today is World Aids Day, and here at World First we are proud to have been at the forefront of providing travel insurance for HIV positive travellers for thirty years now. Since …

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HIV Travel Insurance Cover

HIV Travel Insurance Cover We've been providing medical travel insurance for people with pre-existing medical conditions for a very long time and we're the first company in the UK to offer HIV travel insurance - A claim occasionally made by …

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