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Gay top, unprotected sex with HIV+

Dear doctor,Last night, I had unprotected sex with a positive bottom gayguy. He used saliva as lubricant and sat on my cock. After about five minutes, I cummed. He still sat on my cock for two or three minutes and he cummed.Am I highly exposed to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Yes. Unprotected insertive sex with a partner confirmed to be HIV positive is considered highly risky. You'll need HIV-antibody testing now and again at the three- and six-month marks. If you're Read more »

gay anal sex with two hiv negatives

dr bob,i am really worried because my gay friend and i had gay sex and anal! is there any way we... Read more »

Gay HIV+ partner has bareback sex with other HIV+ people

Hi, I'm in an open gay relationship with my HIV+ partner whereas i am HIV-. We always have... 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 »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Among Gay, Bisexual and Other Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM)

...have sex with men (MSM) 1 represent approximately 2% of the US population, yet are the population most severely affected by HIV and are the only risk group in which new HIV infections have been increasing steadily since the early 1990s. In... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Washington, D.C., Church Addresses HIV Stigma, Teaches Safe Sex to Black, Gay Congregation

...about 100 members, where many go "to share their experience of being black and gay, living and loving in a city where HIV and AIDS lurk in epidemic proportions. ..." Some members of the congregation, as well as four of its leaders including... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Delayed Application of Condoms With Safer and Unsafe Sex: Factors Associated With HIV Risk in a Community Sample of Gay and Bisexual Men

... Delayed condom application (DCA) "has been implicated in HIV transmission among gay and bisexual men," noted the authors. The current study examines the prevalence of DCA in a gay population Read more »
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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 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 »

all my ex's are HIV positive.....why

Posted by victor_noir, 2 Replies
...been dating men for about 10 years. Have had anonymous sex much longer than that. I live in France. I have had about 5 real gay relationships and all five guys have ended up HIV+. I am HIV neg. I'm so worried and saddened because I feel that if I... Read more »

Have had "unsafe" sex for over ten years.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...people have latex allergies) and the lubs are mad eof many unatural chemicals.There is so much denial and lying when it comes to gay men admitting they do it without condoms. I think its time to get real and stop the posturing. Relax and enjoy... Read more »