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Gay Men and HIV/AIDS: Where to Turn for Information and Advice

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Statistics and Facts

Statistics and Facts

In the U.S., men who have sex with men make up 2 percent of the population -- and 62 percent of all HIV diagnoses, according to a February 2013 report. Among gay African Americans, the numbers are even more stark. Even as HIV diagnoses are dropping among many groups in the U.S., they're on the rise among gay men, especially gay men under 25.

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Comment by: Earl B. (NEW IBERIA) Fri., Dec. 24, 2010 at 1:00 pm EST
I had lots of lovers who had aids and some is no longer with us.I still don't have hiv/aids.My lover to been have it for 14th years.I dont leave him because i loved him from day one.
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