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Why Is Hiv Called A Gay Disease

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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 screening tests...
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gay mans disease

Not a question but a staement to the uncaring guy who wrote in about hiv being a gay mans disease. Listen dude i certainly hope u never get hiv because with an attitude like that u could be sicker than the rest. Who died and made u god. Dr.bob is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thanks for your support and for once again pointing out that this is a viral illness, not a gay plague.Dr. Bob... Read more »

GAY ORAL SEX AND DISEASES

I just had oral sex with another man and I'm concerned with getting AIDS or becoming HIV positive, I did swallow a minimal amount of his pre-cum....
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
The following answer does not actually address your specific case, but is the CDC Fact Sheet: Primary HIV Prevention Associated with Oral Transmission -- Q&A Many persons have inquired about the results of a study presented as a poster at the... Read more »

Are gay men considered high risk for hepatitus B? How many years after the last hepatitus B and A boosters should gay men get another?

Are gay men considered high risk for hepatitus B? How many years after the last hepatitus B booster should gay men get another? How many years after the last hepatitus A booster should gay men get another?...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. Gay/Bisexual men are generally consideredat higher risk for both Hepatitis A and B. This is because Gay/Besexual menhave tended to engage in high risk activities for these viruses, withmultiple sexual partners.... Read more »

BOB WHY DO YOU KEEP DENYING THE FACT THAT HIV IS A GAY MAN'S DISEASE?

Dr. Bob,No offense, but I think you are totally 'blinded' by your liberal agenda to raise money for AIDS research by acting like HIV isn't a Gay Man's disease. Lets look at some facts... The most highly infected areas for HIV...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,You begin your comments by saying "no offense . . . ," but then you proceed with:1.". . . San Fag Sisco . . . ."2.". . . you gays can't even keep a condom on your penis . . . ."3." . . . you lil Fudge... 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 is the article that critizes these ads.

HIV Ads Embrace, and Stun, Audience
By Sharon Bernstein,... 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 Bernstein,... 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 Bernstein,... Read more »

Poz Gay, Hiv Positive Gay Men and Bisexual Find gay with hiv, HIV Gay Dating, HIV Gay

Posted by Abivic
http://www.PozBuddies.com focuses on providing a safe Poz Match & Support group for HIV Personals. It has services of HIV blog, forum, ask HIV counselor, real poz inspirational stories and other general dating. The network has been helping HIV... Read more »