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Do You Get Hiv If Your Gay

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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
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HIV+ Gay Partner

Hi Doctor:This is a very resourceful site for HIV info, thank you doc! But, still am worried and hope you dont mind to give better advise.I sent a couple of questions a a few days ago before thanksgiving. But, didn't see my answer posted here today,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...more than 72 hours have elapsed since an exposure, as in your case, PEP is no longer recommended. Are you under the care of an HIV specialist? I recommend an HIV specialist be involved for anyone who has had an exposure significant enough to... Read more »

HIV+ Gay Partner Follow up

Hi Doc:I just want to follow up with the questions that I asked. Here is my case:I had a relationship with a guy started April this year. We both are HIV neg when we first met. Because of our negative HIV status we didn't engage in protected sex.We...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Mr. Worried,1.Your negative HIV test in January was encouraging, but not definitive or conclusive. You will need repeat HIV-antibody testing at three and six Read more »

HIV & Gay men's domestic violence

I am HIV POZ and a survivor of gay men's domestic violence. I left my partner only recently and would like to know if there have been any articles written on the topic that I could read for support. MY ex-partner is an HIV NEG man.
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...There is an excellent web site which provides information and support on this important subject. It is managed by the Gay Men's Domestic Violence Project in Cambridge, Mass. http://www.gmdvp.org/ Read more »

Hiv+ / HIV- gay couple

Dr. My partner and I have been together for 10 years. He was diagnosed with HIV last May. Our sex life is suffering becaus I get so much conflicting info from everyone. What can we do and what can we not do. I enjoy the top and he enjoys the...
Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Response from Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Columbia University
...you can, the relative levels of risk that different behaviors carry. And this needs to include the potential for transmitting HIV (from him to you) and the potential for transmission of other STDs (from either one of you to the other). Read... Read more »
Articles
AIDS Survival Project

Getting it Straight: HIV as a Gay Disease Is a Myth That Refuses to Die

...and Hispanic women together represent less than one-fourth of all U.S. women, but account for more than three-fourths (76%) of AIDS cases among women in this country ( CDC Update , 6/98). Women now account for 43% of all HIV infected people over... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Circumcision and Its Potential Impact on the Spread of HIV Among Gay and Bisexual Men

... In several high-income countries gay and bisexual men are disproportionately affected by HIV infection and other sexually transmitted infections such as syphilis. What's more, data from HIV test results suggest that since Read more »
ACRIA and GMHC

HIV and Gay Men: A Global Concern

...historically been ignored, even during times of major public health crisis. This was especially true during the onset of the AIDS epidemic. Policies and prevention efforts to date have failed to address the needs of this population with... Read more »
Body Positive

Crystal Meth, HIV and the Gay Community

...sex. For him, crystal was synonymous with access to a network of people that he felt connected to. And, although educated about HIV and safer sex, he began having unprotected sex and eventually tested positive for HIV. It was this diagnosis which... Read more »
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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 »

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 »

Check out my HIV+ Gay Blog

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
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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 is the article that critizes these ads. HIV Ads Embrace, and Stun, Audience By Sharon... Read more »