New Study Finds HIV Rates Among MSM Vastly Higher Than General Population in Developing Countries
amfAR says discrimination fuels epidemic; calls for more research and
NEW YORK, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Responding to a new study
demonstrating the severity of the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with
men (MSM) in low- and middle-income countries, amfAR, The Found...
amfAR's MSM Initiative Seeks Proposals From Front-Line Groups Working on HIV in Developing Countries
Initial grants will support organizations working on HIV prevention, care,
and treatment among men who have sex with men in Africa, Southeast Asia, and the Caribbean
NEW YORK, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- amfAR, The Foundation for
AIDS Research, today announced ...
As AIDS Conference Opens, amfAR Releases Report Exposing Global Failure to Address HIV Among MSM
Ban Ki-moon, Margaret Chan, and presidents from Africa and Latin
America call for governments to target epidemic among men who have sex with
MEXICO CITY, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A day after leaders from
the United Nations and the World Health Organization called attention to
New Asia Pacific Statistics Reveal an Alarming Incidence of HIV in MSM
APCOM Ready to Play a Key Role as Governments and Civil Society in the Region Ponder Urgent Strategies to Tackle the Crisis
NEW DELHI, India, BEIJING and BANGKOK, Thailand, Nov. 29 /Xinhua-
PRNewswire/ -- On World AIDS Day 2007, hundreds, perhaps thousands, of men
who have sex with m...
Number of Syphilis Cases Rising Among MSM in U.S.
The number of syphilis cases is increasing among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the U.S., which could boost the population's risk of contracting HIV , CDC officials said on Friday, Reuters Health reports. According to the officials, the number of syphilis cases in the U.S. reached an all-time l...
FDA Reaffirms Policy Barring MSM From Donating Blood
FDA on Wednesday reaffirmed a policy that prohibits men who have sex with men from donating blood, the AP/New York Times reports. According to the policy, which has been in effect since the early 1980s, MSM
are barred from donating blood regardless of sexual activity, safer-sex practices or HIV s...
Cancer-causing virus associated with higher risk of new HIV infection
...al trial to test the efficacy of a behavioral intervention for HIV-negative msm
with sites in Boston, Denver, New York and San Francisco. Risk factors wer...s by women. Clinical trials testing the effectiveness of the vaccine among msm
are currently under way.
"To date, the focus of attention on HPV has bee...
Miniature Dachshund's Legacy Inspires YourDogHealth.com to Help Other Canines
...Dogs is a holistic formulation designed to support healthy joints, cartilage and ligaments. The supplement combines chondroitin, glucosamine, Ester-C, msm
and hyaluronic acid with other antioxidant nutrients with anti-inflammatory properties.
Plenty of other products for dogs make similar claims. W...
Community Voices: Healthcare for the Underserved Announces Second Annual Freedom's Voice Conference and Awards Gala
...d other students as physicians, biomedical scientists and public health professionals committed to improving the health and well-being of communities. msm
is a member of the largest consortium of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in the world -- the Atlanta University Center (AUC). F...
MANHUNT Leads Fight Against Spread of Sexually Transmitted Infections with Launch of MANHUNT Cares; Hires Senior Public Health Strategist from CDC
...on Exposure Among Men Who Have Sex With Men,
published in the June 2008 edition of The American Journal of Public
Health; and HIV and STD Status Among msm
and Attitudes About Internet
Partner Notification for STD Exposure, published in the February 2008
journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
Cutting-edge amfAR grants fight HIV/AIDS in the lab and on the phone
... of Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Cell phone use among msm
in stigmatized settings: implications for HIV: In many regions of the world...ll number of men who have sex with men (MSM), who will in turn recruit more msm
to take part in this project in which they will receive regular text messag...
Mustard seed meal suppresses weeds in container-grown ornamentals
... as pest control substances for greenhouse plants. msm
and other byproducts of the expanding biofuels ind...umerous species grown in ornamental nurseries. Can msm
offer a solution? Dr. Rick Boydston and colleagues...l common weeds in container-grown ornamentals.
applied to the soil surface of containers at 113, ...
New HIV statistics indicate increasing toll of AIDS on African American community
... men who have sex with men (MSM). African-American msm
is the population hardest hit by HIV, with diagnos...g in research to implement interventions for black msm
is essential to reversing the epidemic in this population. Promoting leadership among black msm
and sustained capacity-building investments in the...