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How Do Men Get AIDS

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UNAIDS

Men and AIDS -- A Gendered Approach: 2000 World AIDS Campaign

Summary Men, HIV and AIDS Impact on Women The Roots of Masculinity Relations With Women Sex Between Men Preventing HIV Transmission Through Sex Men, Violence and HIV Men and Substance Use Special Settings, Special Needs Men's Health Needs... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

S. Africa Tries to Enlist Men in AIDS Battle

To more effectively get the HIV prevention message to men, South Africa is expanding its efforts beyond the nation's health centers, which traditionally are used predominately by women. "There is nothing especially made for men. We need to do... Read more »
International AIDS Society

Global Health Leaders Speak Out on the Interconnected Crises of HIV and Discrimination Among Gay Men at AIDS 2010

Vienna, Austria -- Leading figures in the global AIDS response meeting here are focusing on rapidly increasing rates of HIV among gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM) and on the pressing need to promote broad access to HIV prevention,... Read more »
Ask the Experts

can two gay men get aids

Two gay men have anal sex but neither one of them have the virus, so can they create it onto them selfs? How does that work? ...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:No. One person (gay or straight, man or women) has to be infected. There is no magical way to create the virus. In health,Richard... Read more »

re: aids killer of men in san fran

Bob, it behooves you not to shift the discussion to a critical analysis of the president's policies. Blaming GW for HIV/AIDS is very silly when he's both never been infected nor infected anyone else. It is men like yourself who both...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,You want folks to "STOP HAVING GAY SEX????" Well, here we have proof "positive!" Abstinence does indeed lead to complete insanity.(I'll skip my usual "be well" closing, because clearly you are not.)Dr. Bob... Read more »

AIDS biggest killer of men in SF

Hey Dr. Bob, thanks so much for all of your wonderful help and support. I just read over the article that recently went up on the site about AIDS being the biggest killer of men in SF. In addition to your clinic, do you do any work with prevention...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,This is a complex topic and a full discussion of the issues related to this tragic phenomenon is beyond the scope of this forum. What I will point out is that the notions that all gay men do is have sex and that they are completely... Read more »

BLACK WOMEN AIDS AND GAY OR BISEXUAL BLACK MEN?

I WANT TO KNOW WHERE I CAN GET INFORMATION ON THE AIDS RISING EPIDEMIC AMONG AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN, WHY BLACK MEN ARE SLEEPING WITH BOTH WOMEN AND MEN AND INFECTING BLACK WOMEN?...
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
The Centers for Disease Control is a great place to start. Go to http://www.cdc.gov and then click on the sites dealing with HIV/AIDS. Another really good source for information regarding HIV in the African-American community can be found at... Read more »
Connect With Others

2001 articles, Men and HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous
The Body, 2001: Men, epidemiology fact sheet:

Over 70% of Hiv infections occur through sex between men and women. Yet in most regions of the world 2/3 or more with Hiv are men. 53% of all people with hiv are men.
5% to 10% occur through sex... Read more »

Gay Men's Coordinator Black AIDS Institute

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Gay Men's Coordinator Black AIDS Institute


SALARY RANGE:
$30,500 - $40,000 plus benefits.

POSITION OVERVIEW:
The Gay Mens Coordinator (GMC) is an essential part of the Institute's Mobilization and Logistics teams. The GMC is responsible for developing... Read more »

Men of Color and HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous
I am a graduate student looking to hear more about the experiences of Men of Color and HIV/AIDS. I am wondering if you notice more of a stigma because of race, differences in availability to treatments, communty/family acceptance...really anything... Read more »

to Women/Men Living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by christina719, 2 Replies
Hi. My name is Christina. I am currently a senior in high school, interested in pursuing a career in film-making/directing. I am not living with HIV or AIDS, my mother is. She was diagnosed when i was just 11 years old, seven years later, she is... Read more »