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Are Gays More Likely To Attract Hiv

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Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

In the general population, anal cancer is a rare disease. Few people knew about it before Farrah Fawcett made public her struggle with the illness. Among men who have sex with men (MSM), and especially HIV-positive MSM, the incidence of anal cancer is significantly more prevalent and increasing annually. 1 However, the majority of gay and bisexual men know little about the disease, have never been tested for it, nor know that screening tests...
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is it true gay "tops" are less likely

I had unprotected sex while under the influence with someone I did not know was HIV positive. I am going to get tested still, but is there a better chance I did not contract it since I "topped". I fear that the dumb mistake I made while...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,The "bottom" (receptive) partner is always at greater statistical risk of acquiring HIV than the "top" (insertive) partner. This holds true for all types of penetrative sex -- oral, anal or vaginal; and also for all sexual... Read more »

love my pos. husband very much-not attracted sexually

My husband is in the latter stages of AIDS, but recently doing a lot better! Thank God. He is now asking for sex all of the time, and I don't have the urge at all (I am neg). I feel terrible about it, because I want to make him happy, but I...
Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Response from Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Columbia University
While you do find yourself in a challenging situation, I think the only advice I or anyone can give you is simple and basic. You simply need to communicate to your husband that you do love him and care about him and his well-being. You can also be... Read more »

Is attractive title necessary

Hi! DocDo you really select questions on the basis of Title?Some ppl work really hard including me for a title as if it is going to get us an award.My Question: Is HIV Tri Dot test by J. Mitra Co.reliable. I got a negative by this method after...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Not necessarily "attractive," but I do appreciate "clever!" For instance, you would have used "Can Dot be trusted?" or "What's up Dot?" See, it's easy.Regarding dear old Dot, yes, a nine month... Read more »

Gay Poz and Gay Neg - want children. possible?

Dear Doctors,We recently found out that my partner of almost two years is positive...and after one month of treatment, he went from 8,000,000 viral load to 40. Yup, 40. The biggest depression for him is that he might not be able to have blood...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Sperm washing combined with artificial insemination has been shown to be a very effective means for HIV-positive men to conceive while minimizing the risk to their partner and child. (See below.) I would advise you work closely with your HIV... Read more »
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Poz Gay, Hiv Positive Gay Men Find gay with hiv at

Posted by Chloe1023
Over 20% gay and bisexual men are living with hiv positive in the U.S. alone. Are you one of them? If you are HIV Gay or Gay men with herpes it can make you feel like you are all alone in the world. Do you wish there was a place where you didn't... Read more »

Gay Men's HIV+ Support Group

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Our self-run group is comprised of 7-10 members. We've been in existence for more than 10 years. Meetings are free of charge, held on Thursday eves in an attractive comfortable space near Gramercy Park in NYC. Our ages range from 30's on up. From... Read more » Celebrates Its 3rd Year Enabling HIV Gay Dating & Support

Posted by hivgay is celebrating its third year of providing HIV gay men with an
online dating service and a supportive community. As a token of appreciation, an
additional 2 months of free gold membership privileges are being added to each 6
month gold...

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HIV +, married and gay

Posted by SB63, 4 Replies
Was diagnosed 16 mths ago, have been married to a women for 31 years. Ilove her and married due to religious pressure as a youth(long story). Anyway, like I say I love her, but am gay and am deeply attracted to men, I have told her I am gay, but she... Read more »