Monthly Archives: March 2012

A greater than 41% chance of being HIV+ve at 40 ?

Ronald Stall, M.D., of the University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health spoke  on the  HIV  epidemic  among  MSM  in the  USA  at   the 15th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections in  2008 http://www.thebody.com/content/art45012.html “The next thing we did … Continue reading

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MSM, HIV and Methamphetamine use

    Addiction. 2007 Apr;102 Suppl 1:130-5. Methamphetamine use and infectious disease-related behaviors in men who have sex with men: implications for interventions. Shoptaw S, Reback CJ. Source UCLA Department of Family Medicine and Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, David Geffen … Continue reading

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HIV and AIDS among Gay and Bisexual Men – CDC Fact Sheet , March 2010

  https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:JCfypeB4JOwJ:www.patf.org/Files/Admin/FastFacts-MSM-CDC%2520-%2520website.pdf+CDC+Fact+Sheet,+March+2010&hl=en&gl=jm&pid=bl&srcid=ADGEESia45U18VxngELBkytWL-F_9ml6xYClBHY3ONISrGyG8Mlgw81yjbOQcGlUALLCjayNGj0BA8VuTpWwvi9fg7ddcdziMd0dYkwnkOxwFezEkXPCJ9tPCHdefb27Oa4PtknZrzOz&sig=AHIEtbSprUoEUjzhCwicjcfNJMrJEcPv0Q   HIV and AIDS among Gay and Bisexual Men Gay and bisexual men — referred to in CDC surveillance systems as men who have sex with men (MSM)1 — of all races continue to be the risk group … Continue reading

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MSM do poorly on Mental Health as well

Societies  generally   view  Men who  have  Sex  with Men   more  negatively  than  lesbians. This  negative  view  of  MSM may  be   informed , at  least  in part , by  their perceived  sexual  repertoire  which  includes  anal  penetration, fisting, felching, … Continue reading

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