As a physician, it is my duty to assess behaviors for their impact on health and wellbeing. When something is beneficial, such as exercise, good nutrition, or adequate sleep, it is my duty to recommend it. Likewise, when something is harmful, such as smoking, overeating, alcohol or drug abuse, and homosexual sex, it is my duty to discourage it.
However, no studies have examined the potential impact of other forms of childhood maltreatment on HIV incidence in this population. Cox proportional hazard models were used, controlling for confounders. Among participants,
Emerging data suggests that as children, gay males have an increased risk for physical and sexual abuse. Anecdotal evidence suggests that a significant subset of children abused by clergy identify as gay as adults. However, we know very little about the impact of clergy-perpetrated sexual abuse in childhood on the development and psychosocial functioning of gay men.
A year-old male presents to the emergency department with a complaint of painful rectal bleeding. The triage note is otherwise blank. The patient enters the examination room alone, appearing sullen and withdrawn.
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National Institute on Drug Abuse website. March 1, Behavioral therapy can help gay and bisexual men GBM reduce methamphetamine abuse and risky sexual behaviors and sustain these gains for 1 year, NIDA-funded researchers report.
Not exactly, anyway. The ubiquity of homosexual behavior alone makes it fascinating. Several years ago, a team of scientists led by Trevor Hart at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta studied a group of of gay male participants.
A landmark court case against forced anal examinations on homosexual men is being fought in the Kenyan courts. In what is believed to be the first legal petition brought against the practice - widely condemned by rights groups as torture - two men are fighting the Kenyan government on enforcement of the exams. Anal examinations are believed to be relatively rare in Kenya, but are commonly used against homosexual men in, among other places, Egypt, Tunisia, Uganda and Turkmenistan. They are purportedly used to check if a man has had anal sex.
HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus. It is the virus that can lead to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, or AIDS. Unlike some other viruses, the human body cannot get rid of HIV.
The term pederasty is primarily used to refer to historical practices of certain cultures, particularly Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome. In most countries today, the local age of consent determines whether or not a person is considered legally competent to consent to sexual acts, and whether such contact is child sexual abuse or statutory rape. An adult being sexual with a minor may be considered abusive by medical authorities for a variety of reasons, including the age of the minor, the likelihood of the minor developing one or more mental disorders, such as posttraumatic stress disorderphysical injury to the minor, and the minor's propensity for further victimization in adulthood.