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Can Gay Guys Get Hiv

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The gay guy with the HIV+ friend

Obviousely the two months RNA PCR (up to 40 copies is not enough) especially when I have all the symptoms I was telling you about. Would a six month test for me would be conclusive or I have to test years to find out if I am infected or not like the...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
I expect it to be like the RNA PCR.MH Read more »

gay guy with hiv+ bf

Just wanted to apologise for writing too much, deep in my heart I know from all my syptoms and the... Read more »

gay guy with hiv+ friend

Well I am negative again, the second viral load RNA PCR is negative after two monthes and a few... Read more »
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Gay Men and HIV/AIDS: Where to Turn for Information and Advice

... HIV/AIDS is not a gay disease, and the virus works the same whether you're gay or straight. That said, if you are gay -- or if you're Read more »
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"You Can't Handle the Truth!": Gay Men and HIV Education

...education." Writing in the now-defunct AIDS & Public Policy Journal , Odets examined the approaches used to educate gay men about HIV, and to put it mildly, he found them wanting. While working on my last post ( Raw Emotion ), I reread his... Read more »
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Laying It Bare: Gay Men and Unprotected Sex in the Age of HIV/AIDS

...Make Sex Safer? Conclusions Introduction Why are some gay men still having unprotected anal sex in the age of HIV/AIDS? Whether you're a man who rejects the term "barebacking" as stigmatizing, dismisses the act and any conversation... Read more »
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Gay Men and HIV/AIDS Around the World

... At a huge international HIV/AIDS conference, TheBody.com spoke with several individuals that hail from some of the toughest countries in the world when it Read more »
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Gay HIV+ Man in NYC looking 4 Friends

Posted by dkny, 3 Replies
...doing well. Friends have been very accepting and supportive but cannot understand what I'm feeling. Would be nice to meet other hiv+ men in NYC or anywhere for friendship, advice, chat etc. Email, IM buddies would be great. Read more »

Religion - HIV - GAY

Posted by Anonymous, 18 Replies
...To those of you who are church-goers, how do you deal with the negativity of churches - especially when you are both gay and HIV? I am having some trouble with this, so any thoughts would be appreciated..... :) Read more »

newly gay and now HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 17 Replies
...But has to be him. I have three children who i share custody with, the youngest is 4. My ex and my children dont know i am gay and certainly wont know that i have this virus. I of course will be very careful with them. The guy i was dating... Read more »

any free dating sites for hiv gay people!!!

Posted by keeponliving, 9 Replies
...just tested positive, n life is changed thoroughly! lost my lover,he just ran away after i told him that am infected hiv.dunno where to turn now. anyone can help me !!!! Read more »