Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Gay Men And Hiv Precautions

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

25% of gay men are HIV+ in SF?

Hi Doc,According to some estimates, 25% of gay men here in San Francisco are HIV-positive. This is the mean estimate and the percentage may be higher or lower. How accurate do you think this is? And why is it not more widely publicized. If it's...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention funded some of these studies. They found HIV prevalence rates as high as 24% in gay men living in San Francisco (2005 statistical estimate). Other jurisdictions had even higher rates, including New... Read more »

percentage of gay men with HIV

On a list serve, a comment was made that less then 25% of gay men have HIV.Is this close to true? Read more »

HIV and Bipolar-Mental Health

I am dual diagnosed, living with dual new term compound stigma, I have met to date 4 other HIV and... Read more »
Articles
AIDS.gov

National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2010

...(see the December 4, 2008 "HIV/AIDS -- Advances in Hope Video Podcast" ) might leave some people puzzled about why National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day will be marked on September 27. Many of us in the HIV/AIDS community (and some people... Read more »
The Body

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

...for gay men within the HIV/AIDS community . Browse our articles on sex and dating for gay men . Read our articles on gay men and HIV prevention . If you have a specific HIV prevention question, ask our online expert Robert Frascino, M.D. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CDC: One in Five Gay Men HIV-Positive

... The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a report Thursday that found one in five gay men is HIV-positive. The Associated Press : "One in five sexually active gay and bisexual men has the [HIV] virus, Read more »
The Body

"You Can't Handle the Truth!": Gay Men and HIV Education

..."AIDS 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... Read more »
Connect With Others

Gay Men's HIV+ Support Group

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Our self-run group is comprised of 7-10 members. We've been in existence for more than 10 years. Meetings are free of charge, held on Thursday eves in an attractive comfortable space near Gramercy Park in NYC. Our ages range from 30's on up. From... Read more »

How do I live well with HIV?

Posted by Dave1969, 1 Reply
...I've been working and putting my efforts into this website for HIV+ gay men for over a year - www.BeOneCity.com. It's all about HIV without the shame and stigma. Let's live well and have some fun. Read more »

I need help with my research paper

Posted by Anonymous
...Hi, I am currently writing a research paper about both HIV-negative gay men and HIV-positive gay men and their experiences with dating in our society. I need to "interview" (via e-mail) 3 HIV-positive gay men Read more »

straight men

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...do straight men get hiv from women because they should have a site for hiv straight men they have women and gay but no straight guys forum Read more »