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Preexposure Prophylaxis and Predicted Condom Use Among High-Risk Men Who Have Sex With Men
Objectives:Preexposure prophylaxis (PREP) is an emerging HIV prevention strategy; however, many fear it may lead to neglect of traditional risk reduction practices through behavioral disinhibition orExpand
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Sexual compulsivity, co-occurring psychosocial health problems, and HIV risk among gay and bisexual men: further evidence of a syndemic.
OBJECTIVES We evaluated whether sexual compulsivity fits into a syndemic framework, in which sexual compulsivity is one of a number of co-occurring psychosocial health problems that increase HIV riskExpand
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Intentional unsafe sex (barebacking) among HIV-positive gay men who seek sexual partners on the Internet
While unsafe sex has been reported throughout the HIV epidemic, the underlying assumption has been that most persons do not seek to purposely have unprotected sex. Within the gay community, the termExpand
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Barebacking Among Gay and Bisexual Men in New York City: Explanations for the Emergence of Intentional Unsafe Behavior
This study was undertaken to assess the frequency with which gay and bisexual men in New York City engage in intentional unprotected anal sex, or “barebacking,” and to examine explanations about theExpand
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Sexual harm reduction practices of HIV-seropositive gay and bisexual men: serosorting, strategic positioning, and withdrawal before ejaculation
Objective:This study assessed unprotected anal and oral sex behaviors of HIV-positive gay and bisexual men in New York City and San Francisco with their main and non-main sexual partners. Here weExpand
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Loneliness and HIV-related stigma explain depression among older HIV-positive adults
Abstract Advances in the treatment of HIV have resulted in a large growing population of older adults with HIV. These aging adults face added social, psychological, and physical challenges associatedExpand
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Gender Minority Social Stress in Adolescence: Disparities in Adolescent Bullying and Substance Use by Gender Identity
Bullying and substance use represent serious public health issues facing adolescents in the United States. Few large-sample national studies have examined differences in these indicators by genderExpand
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Perceptions of the benefits and costs associated with condom use and unprotected sex among late adolescent college students.
To assess the differential effects of the perceived benefits and costs associated with both condom use and unprotected sex on sexual risk behaviors, data were collected from 704 ethnically diverseExpand
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The Experience of Stigma in the Lives of Male Internet Escorts
Abstract Gay and bisexual male escorts operate at the intersection of two major cultural taboos: engaging in homosexual activity and prostitution. Unfortunately, some past research has served toExpand
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Willingness to Take PrEP and Potential for Risk Compensation Among Highly Sexually Active Gay and Bisexual Men
Once-daily Truvada (Emtricitabine/Tenofovir) as a method of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is one of the most promising biomedical interventions to eliminate new HIV infections; however, uptakeExpand
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