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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
Ask the Experts

HIV Phobia

Dear Dr,I appreciate if you have the time to answer my questions.I am a 23 year old gay male who has had somewhat of an 'obession' with HIV. Ever since coming out, after any sexual encounter i would stress myself completely about my risk of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...(counseling) is best. If that's not available, anti-anxiety medications may help. I also would recommend reading only well-respected HIV information Web sites (such as TheBody.com). Yoga, meditation, exercise, etc. can also help reduce stress in... Read more »

SEXUAL HEALTH

I have sex and i'm hiv+. I was recieving unprotected anal and i was the receiver. my labs are very low and i am un-detectable but what are his chances that I contracted him with HIV+ if he pulled out? Isn't that harm reduction?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...archives for a full discussion of harm-reduction strategies for magnetic couples.Finally, I notice that the title of your post is "SEXUAL HEALTH." Neither you nor your partner is on the right track for "sexual health"at the present time. I... Read more »

LTR Sexual Health

Hi,I'm in a monogamous, long-term relationship with an HIV negative partner. He is the insertive partner and I am the receptive partner. My viral load has been undetectable for five years and I'm 100% compliant with my Atripla regimen. My partner...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...appropriately concerned about your health, as you are his patient. However, he should also be counseling you about the risk of HIV transmission to your HIV-negative partner. That is by far the biggest risk related to your decision to bareback as... Read more »

Confused

Hi Dr.I am a New Zealander. I am straight but had an experience with another male on the 19th of December. I performed oral sex on him and I think I got some ejaculate in my mouth.I was fine until mid march three months later when I got a very...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Confused Kiwi-George,You're straight but you're worried about HIV because you got some baby batter in your mouth while sucking another guy off??? Hmm . . . OK, if you say so George. I'll believe Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

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

...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 within the black... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Sex and the Poz Gay Man

...acknowledging that just as your life didn't end when you were diagnosed with HIV, your sex life doesn't have to end either. Sexual health is an important part of your overall health; it means taking care of yourself as well as your partner's... Read more »
The Body

Penal Codes, Sexual Practices and Sexual Health in Lebanon

...creates against small communities, plays a negative role in why people, non-heterosexuals, do not have easy access to clinical sexual health services. In some medical cases (STIs for example), one has to disclose their sexual practices as part... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Poz itively Healthy: A Gay Man's Guide to Sex and Health in Canada

... This Guide Is for You Your Sexual Health "Top 10" Poz itively Hot: Being an HIV Positive Gay Man Your Sexual Health, From Top to Bottom An HIV Positive Guy's Read more »
Connect With Others

Men's and Women's Sexual Health and Well-being

Posted by sexhealthsurvey
...over in other countries) to participate. If you participate in the study, you will be asked about your sexual experiences, sexual health, and sexual attitudes. The survey takes approximately 10 to 25 minutes to complete and you will have an... Read more »

tested at six weeks

Posted by justsayno, 2 Replies
...B jab. He has assurred me 100% that he is HIV negative and is tested every three months he even offered to come down to the sexual health clinic with me but I declined. I didnt catch any little STI's from him with the results, I had a finger... 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 Read more »

Uganda to Publish Names of Gay People

Posted by Bear60, 1 Reply
...marriage" HIV programs in Uganda found these programs were denying young people accurate information on HIV transmission and on sexual health. These programs also intrinsically discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation. With a legal ban in... Read more »