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thoughts on religion, homosexuality and HIV

Dear Doctor bob,First of, i would like to thank you on your superb work at the body, you've helped so many HIV+ and self-diagnosed freaking out hiv- people. i shake your hand.Ive been reading your posts for over 2 years now until ive finally...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
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HIV in homosexuals?

Why is that gays and lesbians are more likely to get HIV and AIDS than heterosexuals? Read more »

Homosexuality: Is this true?

In a question from 2002, Dr. Ryan wrote this: "Plenty of heterosexual people in the U.S. have anal... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Increase in HIV Sexual Risk Behavior in Homosexual Men in Scotland, 1996-2002: Prevention Failure?

... To examine trends in homosexual men's sexual risk behavior for HIV infection in Scotland, the authors conducted cross-sectional surveys in 1996, 1999 and 2002 Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevalence, Incidence and Risk Factors for Hepatitis C in Homosexual Men: Data From Two Cohorts of HIV-Negative and HIV-Positive Men in Sydney, Australia

...person-years of follow-up (97.5 percent CI zero to 1.54, single-sided). "HCV prevalence was almost 10 times higher in HIV-positive homosexual men," the authors noted. "Although incident HCV infection was uncommon in both cohorts, cases of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Caribbean Should Decriminalize Homosexuality to Help Fight Spread of HIV, Lewis Says

...Caribbean will not make significant gains in the fight against HIV/AIDS if governments in the region do not act to decriminalize homosexuality, Stephen Lewis, director of AIDS-Free World , said recently while visiting the region, the Caribbean... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

News Outlets Examine Uganda's Proposed HIV Prevention and Control, Anti-Homosexuality Bills

...PlusNews reports (12/3). In related news, the Mail & Guardian examines the ongoing debate over Uganda's proposed Anti-Homosexuality Bill (2009) (12/2). Back to other news for December 2009 Search the Newsroom archive This... Read more »
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Homosexuality and HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Of new infections among men in the United States, CDC estimates that approximately 60 percent of men were infected through homosexual sex, 25 percent through injection drug use, and 15 percent through heterosexual sex. Of newly infected men,... Read more »

Religion - HIV - GAY

Posted by Anonymous, 18 Replies
...Most churches preach thet homosexuality is a sin. To those of you who are church-goers, how do you deal with the negativity of churches - especially when you are Read more »

gay men to hang out with

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...city just 5 min. from chicago. I'm looking for other gay men that i can talk to. I've notice that it's easier to date men with hiv, than men w/out it. It makes life alittle easier. So, if you live in the surrounding area hit me up. Read more »

hiv-negative aids?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
..."Idiopathic CD4+ T-lymphocytopenia, or ICL, is an immunodeficiency syndrome in which human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, cannot be detected. Because HIV is the causative agent of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), ICL can be referred Read more »