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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Boston Arm of Multi-City Study to Focus on Sexual Health, HIV Risk Among Black Gay, Bisexual Men

Boston-based Fenway Health and the Multicultural AIDS Coalition "have launched the recruitment phase of a new study aimed at learning more about the sexual health of black gay and bi[sexual] men and finding effective strategies for HIV prevention... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sexual Compulsivity, Co-Occurring Psychosocial Health Problems and HIV Risk Among Gay and Bisexual Men: Further Evidence of a Syndemic

The authors set out to evaluate whether sexual compulsivity fits into a syndemic framework, in which it is "one of a number of co-occurring psychosocial health problems that increase HIV risk among men who have sex with men (MSM)." In New York... Read more »
BETA

Promiscuous Gay Nerd: "If You Use It, Test It!" Toward a Gay Men's Sexual Health Standard of Care

"Tell me what you want to have done," the staid-faced nurse practitioner blurted out after I sat down in her office. It wasn't exactly the friendliest way to begin a patient interaction, but it was nonetheless music to my gay ears. For six years,... Read more »
Ask the Experts

sexual harrassment if co-worker uncomfortable with gay/hiv status?

I work in a small 3 person office at a casual high tech company. Our manager is offsite but comes into visit once a week or so. One of my co-workers is uncomfortable about me being gay and hiv positive. She went so far as to complain to our...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Wow! You've ended up with the Nightmare Co-Worker AND the Nightmare Boss's Boss. Let's tackle this one as cleanly as possible, ignoring your uninformed boss's boss's veiled threat concerning lawyers. Sexual harassment is... Read more »

Gay facesitting (FACESITTING, 2010) (GAY FACESITTING, 2010)

I recently met a man on a date. I havent known him very long, and we had our first sexual interacion. He sat on my face without any underwear on. His bum looked clean. I didnt use my tongue whilst he was there. Am I at risk of anything?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello, As is so often the case with many questions, the information requested was already waiting in the archives! See below.Dr. Bobfacesitting (FACESITTING, 2009) facesitting (FACESITTING, 2009)Jul 4, 2009hi dr.. 2 nights ago i got very drunk and... Read more »

Gay Poz and Gay Neg - want children. possible?

Dear Doctors,We recently found out that my partner of almost two years is positive...and after one month of treatment, he went from 8,000,000 viral load to 40. Yup, 40. The biggest depression for him is that he might not be able to have blood...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Sperm washing combined with artificial insemination has been shown to be a very effective means for HIV-positive men to conceive while minimizing the risk to their partner and child. (See below.) I would advise you work closely with your HIV... Read more »

Hep C & Gay Sexual Transmission

As I read the prior answers on file, I see that Hep.C is a blood-to-blood vector & non sexual in transmission.Yet there is a rise in infection rates amongst gay men who have "unsafe sex".Does this mean that Hep.C resides in semen of...
Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

Response from Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

Fundacion Gatroenterologia De Diego
Hepatitis C is a blood borne disease and is present in all body fluids in different concentrations.There is sexual trasmission of the virus, but is low.If you see the CDC data, they report up to 15%.In HIV positive patients the sexual trasmission is... Read more »
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Sexual Health Sem 4 Gay/Bi men, pays $$$, LA area

Posted by PositiveConxs
The Positive Connections Study invites you to participate in a Sexual Health Educational Seminar for men who have sex with men (including Gay or Bi men, or those who choose not to identify, but have sex with men) taking place in LOS ANGELES in... Read more »

Sexual Health Sem 4 Gay/Bi men, pays $$$, LA area

Posted by PositiveConxs
The Positive Connections Study invites you to participate in a Sexual Health Educational Seminar for men who have sex with men (including Gay or Bi men, or those who choose not to identify, but have sex with men) taking place in LOS ANGELES in... Read more »

Sexual Health Sem 4 Gay/Bi men, pays $$$, LA area

Posted by PositiveConxs
The Positive Connections Study invites you to participate in a Sexual Health Educational Seminar for men who have sex with men (including Gay or Bi men, or those who choose not to identify, but have sex with men) taking place in LOS ANGELES in... Read more »

Sexual compulsivity and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I just tested positive two months ago. I wasn't terribly suprised. I've been taking risks since I came out as a gay man 15 years ago. I am sexually compulsive and I have had very limited success controlling this problem. I've done therapy, 12... Read more »