Gay men's guide to sexual health checks

Date: July 2009; Sexual health checks are simple and painless. If you go to a sexual health clinic the testing will be free, if you go to a doctor there may be a charge unless the doctor bulk bills.

High rates of undiagnosed infection in gay men in Melbourne

High Rates of Undiagnosed HIV Infections in a Community Sample of Gay Men in Melbourne, Australia. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2012;59:94–99 In this study, Pedrana et al found almost a third of HIV-positive men were unaware of their HIV status,and of these men, a large proportion engaged in high-risk behaviors.




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