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Can Men Only Get AIDS From Other Men?

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amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

New Analysis: Failure to Address Pandemic Among Gay Men and Other Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM) Imperils Goal of "AIDS-Free Generation"

Download Reports in PDF format below: Full Report Executive Summary New York -- Funding to prevent and treat HIV/AIDS consistently fails to reach programs designed to control the disease among gay men and other men who have sex with men... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Men Who Have Sex With Men

Statistics Risk Factors and Barriers to Prevention Prevention References In the United States, HIV infection and AIDS have had a tremendous effect on men who have sex with men (MSM). MSM accounted for 71% of all HIV infections among male... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chinese Government Blocks Popular Web Site Containing Information About HIV/AIDS for Men Who Have Sex With Men

The Chinese government last month began blocking a popular Web site targeted at gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people that includes information about how to prevent the spread of HIV, AFP/ Independent Online reports. The Chinese language... Read more »
Ask the Experts

resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum: Discordant couple - Risk of HCV transmission (Hepatitis C Virus Infections Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men: An Expanding Epidemic, 2010 )

I have been HIV+ about 5 years now and take Atripla as treatment. My CD4 is 650, viral load below detection. Very recently I have also been found HCV positive. My boyfriend is HIV and HCV negative. We are very much into fisting. He is top only and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Recent epidemiological studies have found increasing rates of hepatitis C in MSM (men who have sex with men). See below. Associated risk factors include HIV infection, intravenous drug use, fisting and use of GHB (gamma hydroxyl butyrate).... Read more »

Using CBT to treat HIV+ men who have sex with men

Do you know of any research being done using cognetive behavioral therapy to treat HIV+ men who have sex with men? I am doing a research paper for a Theory and Practice class at the University of Maryland College Park Asian Division. Would...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
I am not familiar with any such research, but this does not mean that it does not exist. I do not read many research journals.Sorry not to be able to help you.Michael Shernoff, MSW... Read more »

Hep C Transmisson amoung Men with Men

I am a HIV+ man having sex with a HEP C+ man. We always use a condom for anal sex. We both enjoy oral sex without a condom. How great is the risk of C transmission orally (mouth to mouth) (mouth to penis)? Is the HEP C virus in semen &...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
If condoms are used for anal sex then the risk is much much less. I do think that the risk is associated with anal sex. Indeed in some heterosexual couples in whom there has been sexual transmission, anal sex was also associated with transmission.... Read more »

can two gay men get aids

Two gay men have anal sex but neither one of them have the virus, so can they create it onto them selfs? How does that work? ...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:No. One person (gay or straight, man or women) has to be infected. There is no magical way to create the virus. In health,Richard... Read more »
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Hetero Men & Women Bi Gay Men: PAID Research Study

Posted by Anonymous
Sorry for the cross-post.

HIV-Positive
HETEROSEXUAL MEN or MEN who ONLY have SEX with WOMEN
HETEROSEXUAL WOMEN or WOMEN who ONLY have SEX with MEN
MEN who have SEX with MEN / GAY and BISEXUAL MEN

WE NEED YOUR HELP!

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Hetero Men Women Gay Bi Men: PAID Research Study

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
HIV-Positive
HETEROSEXUAL MEN or MEN who ONLY have SEX with WOMEN
HETEROSEXUAL WOMEN or WOMEN who ONLY have SEX with MEN
MEN who have SEX with MEN / GAY and BISEXUAL MEN

WE NEED YOUR HELP!

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2001 articles, Men and HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous
The Body, 2001: Men, epidemiology fact sheet:

Over 70% of Hiv infections occur through sex between men and women. Yet in most regions of the world 2/3 or more with Hiv are men. 53% of all people with hiv are men.
5% to 10% occur through sex... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Gay Men

Posted by TheBody
Are you a man who's into other men? Are you looking for HIV/AIDS information from a safe, trusted place that was created with you in mind?

TheBody.com's new HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Gay Men contains a vast collection of basic info, first-person... Read more »