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Number Of Gays With Hiv

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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
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straight kenny "gay accent" part II and final!

Not only i voted for Dubyia twice but also once for mccain, it was impressive how you deduced that. The reason being is that i want the U.S. to remain the number 1 country in the worll!, not some socialist dumpster like italy... ups sorry! by the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...on so many levels.Dr. BobSeriously? Jimminy Crickets! Feb 25, 2010 What is up with this guy? http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Current/Q206960.html Gay accent? Response from Dr. Frascino Hi, Isn't it amazing that these guys can be so... Read more »

Gardasil

I read your posting for May 11 regarding this.What are the factors you consider as to whether men (particularly healthy, HIV+ men) should get Gardasil treatment?I just received my first shot the other day, and intend to finish the last 2 (2 months,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...recommends routine vaccination for girls 11 to 12 years of age, before they become sexually active. A number of gay men, both HIV positive and negative, are lining up to get vaccinated; however, at this point there are no specific guidelines or... Read more »

Why is the prevalance of HIV increasing among the young and gay populations?

Hi Dr. Bob,I just saw this really troubling article on Yahoo News and thought you might have some feedback on it. In particular, it's really troubling that the rate of HIV infection among youth and gay men has increased so significantly over the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...contributing factors were touched on in the article. A full discussion by yours truly is beyond the scope of this forum. Today is World AIDS Day and there are numerous articles in the press addressing this and other critical issues. Have a... Read more »

Why a rise in AIDS?

I am researching the rise in AIDS cases over the past ten years. If I haveheard correctly, it is not due to rise in homosexuality. Can you please giveme some insight on this topic? Thank You.
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...epidemics in the world....one inDeveloping/"Third World" Countries, and the other in "Westernized" Countries. The number of cases of HIV transmission among Homosexual/Bisexual men isradically different between the two epidemics.In Developing... Read more »
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Gay Men and HIV/AIDS: Where to Turn for Information and Advice

... HIV/AIDS is not a gay disease, and the virus works the same whether you're gay or straight. That said, if you are gay -- or if you're Read more »
The Body

Laying It Bare: Gay Men and Unprotected Sex in the Age of HIV/AIDS

...to 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... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Is the Success of AIDS Treatment Making Gay Men Complacent?

... When the AIDS epidemic began, it was a wake-up call for the gay community to start practicing safer sex. Practicing safer sex not only protects Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of Read more »
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Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Peter Staley formerly of AIDSMEDS (now owned by Poz Magazine) agrees with the new LA Public Service Announcements that stress HIV is a gay disease. Here Read more »

Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Peter Staley formerly of AIDSMEDS (now owned by Poz Magazine) agrees with the new LA Public Service Announcements that stress HIV is a gay disease. Here is the article that critizes these ads. HIV Ads Embrace, and Stun, Audience By Sharon... Read more »

Which is Harder - Being Gay or Poz?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...As a deeply closeted guy, I'd rather people know that I'm poz than that I might be gay. I think gays have a much harder time time in main stream society than poz people. Read more »

Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Peter Staley formerly of AIDSMEDS (now owned by Poz Magazine) agrees with the new LA Public Service Announcements that stress HIV is a gay disease. Here is the article that critizes these ads. HIV Ads Embrace, and Stun, Audience By Sharon... Read more »