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What Is HIV?

...by sharing needles or other equipment used to inject drugs. Who Gets HIV? Anybody can get HIV . HIV is a virus; once it gets into your body, it can make you sick. It does so if you are rich or poor; 14 years old or 70; black or white; gay or straight; married or single. It's what you do, not who you are, that puts you at risk for HIV. How Long Does It Take to Feel a Symptom of HIV? People can have HIV for 10 years or more and...
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Just came out of the closet...want to go back in FOLLOWUP (RELIGION, COMING OUT, CHURCH LADY RANTS)

You made me feel so much better! And, Yes my parents voted for Palin ugh!! I DIDN'T! Obama all the way! Just for you, today I'm going to wear my "legalize gay" shirt I bought at American Apparel but hadn't had the nerve to wear it! I should be...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...government, just like everyone else. I know. Shudder. It is, in fact, remarkably similar to what heteros want. And women. And black people. And immigrants. And dwarves. That is, to be able to fall in love and maybe even get married (or at least... Read more »

Just came out of the closet...want to go back in FOLLOWUP II

Yes, people say I look like Clooney (ER Days);) I actually used to work at a place that did shows with look-alikes! Yeah...I needed the money lolThanks for all that info, I truly can see now that a lot of my worry comes from insecurities within...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...government, just like everyone else. I know. Shudder. It is, in fact, remarkably similar to what heteros want. And women. And black people. And immigrants. And dwarves. That is, to be able to fall in love and maybe even get married (or at least... Read more »

"Just came out, want to go back in" Follow-Up

Yes, it's Clooney Jr. again :p Hey doc, I just had a quick question and will donate again! I was wondering if someone was worried about ARS symptoms, specifically a very bad sore throat...then took Azithromycin tablets and the next day the sore...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...government, just like everyone else. I know. Shudder. It is, in fact, remarkably similar to what heteros want. And women. And black people. And immigrants. And dwarves. That is, to be able to fall in love and maybe even get married (or at least... Read more »

Re: Obama not for change

Dr, First of all, my wife and I are not conflicted at all about our son being a gay man. Im not sure why you bring that up. No, we havent had and dont need any family counseling. We are very proud parents of a proud gay man. We do not harbor...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...trick) online or even in a gay bathhouse, that should not make him an "undesirable," nor would it necessarily put him at risk for HIV if he practices safer sexual techniques. He could be at greater risk meeting a closeted self-loathing gay... Read more »
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Where Are the Black Gay Men?

... Black gay men are still in the shadows Two weeks ago individuals and organizations across the nation marked National Black HIV/AIDS Read more »
The Body

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

...examinations of major HIV-related issues affecting gay men , such as the question of why HIV rates are going up (especially among black and Latino men). Stay up-to-date on HIV-related issues impacting gay men throughout the world . Learn... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Why Black Straight Men Are Missing From the Fight Against HIV/AIDS

... This is the second in a series of editorials about the critical role that Black men play in ending the AIDS epidemic in Black America. In a previous editorial , I shared three reasons that Black men matter Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Bias Behind Higher Rates of HIV in Black Gay Men?

...Atlanta, was exploring the reasons for the community's high HIV rate. A 2005 CDC study of five US cities found that 46 percent of black men who have sex with men surveyed were HIV-positive, meaning they were almost twice as likely to be infected... Read more »
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THE GREATEST THREAT TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY

Posted by deeva, 6 Replies
...DENIAL,ITS A GAY WHITE MAN"S DISEASE,STIGMA ,HYPOCRTICAL BLACK LEADERS: JESSE JACKSON AND AL SHARPTON COME TO MIND! THE BLACK CHURCH:YOU"RE A SINNER THATS WHY YOU HAVE IT! APATHY OF THE WHOLE Read more »

Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...and MUCH NEEDED." http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=4392.0 I didn't know HIV cared if a person was gay, straight, white, black, yellow, young, old, male or female. Read more »

Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...and MUCH NEEDED." http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=4392.0 I didn't know HIV cared if a person was gay, straight, white, black, yellow, young, old, male or female. Read more »

gay men

Posted by Anonymous, 13 Replies
...I asked the forum to take off the gay men and just put men so people will stop thinking about people being gay. we need to stop this when people use gay some people Read more »