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Contracting Hiv Through Homosexual Intercourse

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Does being a homosexual increase one's risks of contracting AIDS?

I asked such a similar question before, but I do not know if it was ever answered, so I'm asking again, forgive me. I'm doing a project on AIDS for my high school anatomy class, and I've been getting mixed messages about the relations of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,There is a common myth that HIV/AIDS is a gay disease. However, the reality is that anyone, gay or straight, black or white, male or female, intelligent or Republican, Read more »

Only Male Gay Couples Shown On TheBody.com

How come all of the advertisements and pictures on thebody.com show gay men couples together? You... Read more »

sharing

I am not homophobic. I share because I careI am quite appalled by the interpretation of... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

For Young Gays, Meth Use Comes With a High Risk of Contracting HIV

... Seattle-area organizations are offering help to gay crystal methamphetamine users, who have a higher risk of HIV infection, according to local studies. In King County, about 10 percent of men who have sex with men have used crystal meth in Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...Hispanics/Latinos may avoid seeking testing, counseling, or treatment if infected out of fear of discrimination. The stigma around homosexuality adds to prevention challenges (e.g., traditional gender roles and cultural norms such as "machismo"... Read more »
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Penal Codes, Sexual Practices and Sexual Health in Lebanon

... For our World AIDS Day 2010 section, we wanted to capture the diversity of the AIDS community. So, we reached out to people across the world -- Read more »
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What Is the Craziest Myth You've Heard About HIV/AIDS?

...Peer Educator, Bronx, N.Y.; Diagnosed in 2002 I think the craziest myth I've heard is that AIDS is God's retribution to homosexuals, IV [intravenous] drug users, and blacks. First, I'm atheist. And second of all, it religion is used as a way... Read more »
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Homosexuality and HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...percentage are members of other racial/ethnic groups. The Truth: If you do not engage in homosexual sex your chances of contracting HIV drop dramaticlly. Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...HIV Infections ARE RISING! Many people still have the belief that HIV and AIDS only affects homosexuals! However, 75% of the world population infected with HIV is heterosexual. The United Nations predicts ?AIDS will cut population Read more »

Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Peter Staley formerly of AIDSMEDS (now owned by Poz Magazine) agrees with the new LA Public Service Announcements that stress HIV is a gay disease. Here Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Has any Hetero male on this site contracted HIV from a woman? Read more »