Category Archives: Bisexual

  1. Debate PrEP based on facts

    Via Ebar, by Dr. Robert Grant A robust public debate is under way about the potential use of anti-HIV drugs to prevent HIV infection (also known as pre-exposure prophylaxis or PrEP). Our study, called iPrEx, provided the first conclusive evidence that the daily use of PrEP with the FDA-approved HIV treatment Truvada can significantly reduce HIV infection Read More >>

    Bisexual, condoms, Gay, HIV/AIDS, Infections, injection drug use, iPrEx, MSM, placebo, PrEP, prevention, STI, Truvada
  2. Slate: Why are bisexual women more likely to have tried anal sex?

    via Slate.com, by William Saletan Have you heard the latest report on Americans’ sex habits? The study, Sexual Behavior, Sexual Attraction, and Sexual Identity in the United States, comes from the National Survey of Family Growth, the country’s most respected periodic sex survey. Media reports about the study have noted what seems to be a resurgence of Read More >>

    anal sex, behavioral research, Bisexual, CDC, lesbians, sexual behavior, women
  3. New resources on gay/bi men’s health courtesy CDC

    The CDC has a number of new info resources that will be very handy for all of us working in gay/bi men’s health, as well as HIV/AIDS. The following came to IRMA’s in box today….Check them out. Updated Factsheet: HIV among Gay, Bisexual and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM)The HIV among Gay, Bisexual and Read More >>

    Bisexual, CDC, Gay, HIV/AIDS, United States
  4. Bisexual concurrency, bisexual partnerships, and HIV among Southern African MSM

    Bisexual concurrency, bisexual partnerships, and HIV among Southern African men who have sex with men (MSM) Beyrer C, Trapence G, Motimedi F, Umar E, Iipinge S, Dausab F, Baral S. Center for Public Health and Human Rights, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Abstract Objectives The sexual behaviour of men who Read More >>

    Africa, behavioral research, Bisexual, gay men, MSM
  5. HIV rates in Soweto Township gays

    via Scientistlive New research from UCSF examining HIV among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the township of Soweto in South Africa has found that a third of gay-identified men are infected with HIV. The study’s authors were the first to examine HIV and the community of men who have sex with men in the Read More >>

    Bisexual, circumcision, condoms, gay men, heterosexuality, HIV transmission, MSM, South Africa, Soweto
  6. Map – Lesbian and Gay Rights in the World – 2009 Edition

    ILGA presents its 2009 version of its map on LGBTI rights in the world.Founded in 1978, ILGA, the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association is now a association of over 700 groups in over 110 countries campaigning for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) rights.

    Bisexual, Gay, human rights, International Lesbian, lgbt community, LGBT rights, Trans and Intersex Association