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What Percent Of Hiv-positive Black Men Are Gay

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...Bowman, C. and J. Goldberg. Care of the patient undergoing sex reassignment surgery. International Journal of Transgenderism 9(3/4):135-165. 2006. Clements-Nolle, K. and others. HIV prevalence, risk behaviors, health care use, and mental health status of transgender persons: Implications for public health intervention. American Journal of Public Health 91(6):915-21. June 2001. De Cuypere, G. and others. Prevalence and demography of...
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how long hiv+??

can you help me estimating how long my partner has been living with HIV. He was been diognised hiv+, am negative together with my children 4 yrs, and 11 mth. the bad thing is that the cd4 is 8 and started taking med (but he still has energy and he...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...unprotected sex with him you might still be HIV negative. Not every HIV exposure leads to HIV transmission (thankfully). You can find many testimonials similar to yours in the archives of this forum. You will need to retest at three and six... Read more »

Just came out of the closet...want to go back in FOLLOWUP (RELIGION, COMING OUT, CHURCH LADY RANTS)

You made me feel so much better! And, Yes my parents voted for Palin ugh!! I DIDN'T! Obama all the way! Just for you, today I'm going to wear my "legalize gay" shirt I bought at American Apparel but hadn't had the nerve to wear it! I should be...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...- By Mark Morford, SF Gate Columnist Friday, January 27, 2006 I have spoken with my gay friends. I have been to yoga classes and men's health spas and Restoration Hardware, chic rug shops and the Castro Starbucks and really cute restaurants... Read more »

Husband tested Poz

Dr Bob, Thanks very much for answering my question, atleast I have spoken to someone about it. I wanted to tell my friends but am afraid they might gossip and laugh at us. please keep on answering to our questions because there are millions of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...unprotected sex with him you might still be HIV negative. Not every HIV exposure leads to HIV transmission (thankfully). You can find many testimonials similar to yours in the archives of this forum. You will need to retest at three and six... Read more »

"Just came out, want to go back in" Follow-Up

Yes, it's Clooney Jr. again :p Hey doc, I just had a quick question and will donate again! I was wondering if someone was worried about ARS symptoms, specifically a very bad sore throat...then took Azithromycin tablets and the next day the sore...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...- By Mark Morford, SF Gate Columnist Friday, January 27, 2006 I have spoken with my gay friends. I have been to yoga classes and men's health spas and Restoration Hardware, chic rug shops and the Castro Starbucks and really cute restaurants... Read more »
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Black AIDS Institute

Black Men Matter

...diagnosed with HIV/AIDS during their lifetime compared to 1 in 104 white men. Some studies show the HIV rates for Black gay men in many urban centers is as high as 46 percent. In places like New York City and Washington, D.C., the picture is much... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

More Black Gay and Bi Men Are HIV Positive; Most Unaware

..."I Love My Boo" messaging (there was a previous campaign in 2008). "It's a social marketing campaign, tied into Facebook , and men can post pictures of their boos, to make it interactive. ... That's how we encourage testing and conversations... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CDC: One in Five Gay Men HIV-Positive

...among men who have sex with men was highest at 38 percent, and Atlanta, where it was lowest at 6 percent. ... A CDC spokeswoman said the recent study's findings were similar to those of a National Health Behavioral Study conducted between June... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

One in Five Gay and Bisexual Men in U.S. Cities Have HIV

... A CDC study of men who have sex with men (MSM) in 21 major cities found nearly one in five are infected with HIV, and 44 percent did not know it. Read more »
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time line

Posted by Anonymous
...are in an advanced stage of infection. The team's major discovery is that there is an equal number of infections in women and men, further evidence that the disease could be heterosexually transmitted. "This changed the landscape of AIDS... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Gay Men

Posted by TheBody
...info, first-person stories, expert tips and podcasts on issues of importance to gay and bisexual men, same-gender loving men and men who have sex with men (MSM). Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...WASHINGTON - A new estimate of how many Americans have the AIDS virus puts the number at about 1.1 million, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Read more »

hiv in prison

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...undertakes enhanced HIV discharge planning, which includes individualized case management, housing placement, substance abuse and mental health treatment referrals, enrollment in benefit programs, and referrals for assistance with employment and... Read more »