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Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...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 exit. Health care professionals, too, remain divided on how and whether to screen for it. In fact, a...
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gay anal sex with two hiv negatives

dr bob,i am really worried because my gay friend and i had gay sex and anal! is there any way we can get HIV or any other form of STI if neither of us have them to begin with?please help im stressing!
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...site related to how HIV is and is not transmitted. Stay well. Dr. Bob Quick question - please help! Sep 3, 2006 Hi Dr. Bob, My gay partner and I are both HIV- but just now we've gone wild and we performed unprotected sex. Is there a chance to get... Read more »

Gay HIV+ partner has bareback sex with other HIV+ people

Hi, I'm in an open gay relationship with my HIV+ partner whereas i am HIV-. We always have protected anal sex (oral unprotected)My partner continues to have unprotected sex with other positive guys even though i have stressed that this is bad. Can...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...sex between 2 hiv + men (SUPERINFECTION) (DUAL INFECTION) (CO_INFECTION) (REINFECTION) Sep 28, 2007 my boyfriend and i (we are gay males) have been dating for a while. we met after we were both diagnosed with hiv. we prefer anal sex without... Read more »

Aids from gay sex

If a male ejaculates into another males butt, but neither already have aids , can they get it.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...site related to how HIV is and is not transmitted. Stay well. Dr. Bob Quick question - please help! Sep 3, 2006 Hi Dr. Bob, My gay partner and I are both HIV- but just now we've gone wild and we performed unprotected sex. Is there a chance to get... Read more »

Does gay handjob transmit hiv

Last night I gave a man a handjob at a gay bar, and his sperms spilled on my hand. I was very anxious, did this transmit aids. Thank you very much
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Hand-jobs are not considered to be significant HIV-transmission risks. As for a gay versus a straight hand-job, I can assure you HIV does not care what your sexual orientation happens to be gay, straight or even Read more »
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Laying It Bare: Gay Men and Unprotected Sex in the Age of HIV/AIDS

...Homophobia: What Are We Talking About When We Talk About "Barebacking"? Prevalence: How Widespread Is Unprotected Sex Among Gay Men? Motivations: Why Would Gay Men Put Themselves at Risk? Interventions: What Kinds of Support Do Gay Men... Read more »
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Gay Men and HIV/AIDS Around the World

...TheBody.com spoke with several individuals that hail from some of the toughest countries in the world when it comes to being gay and HIV positive. Read or listen to the voices of these men and women as they respond to the question: What's Life... Read more »
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Where the Gay Men Roam: At Pre-Conference Event, Leaders Discuss Gay Response to HIV

...AIDS2010 conference was still one day from making its grand arrival, so the MSM Pre-Conference took center stage, playing host to gay men and their advocates from around the globe. In this, the first of daily video blogs from Vienna, I'm taking... Read more »
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AIDS 2010: Concerns for Black Gay and Bisexual Men Raised to National and Global Platforms

...Since 2000, the CDC has reported an " alarming " 160 percent increase in the number of new HIV infections among younger Black gay and bisexual men. "This is a very serious public health threat," says Mike Gifford, chief operating officer of ... Read more »
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