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  • past 12 months
  • Men aged 18 years and older who have had sex with another man in the past 12 months. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The analysis was restricted to men who reported any anal sex with a non-steady partner in the past 12 months, and who were either never diagnosed with HIV, or who had been diagnosed with HIV more than 12 months ago, reported a detectable viral load and did not exclusively serosort ( n = 91,477). (biomedcentral.com)
  • bisexuality
  • In many developed countries, a strong correlation exists between HIV/AIDS and male homosexuality or bisexuality (the CDC states, "Gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM) represent approximately 2% of the United States population, yet are the population most severely affected by HIV"), and association is correlated with higher levels of sexual prejudice such as homophobic attitudes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bergler rejects the existence of bisexuality, maintaining that all supposed bisexuals are homosexuals, and criticizes the work of sex researcher Alfred Kinsey. (wikipedia.org)
  • Innate bisexuality (or predisposition to bisexuality) is a term introduced by Sigmund Freud (based on work by his associate Wilhelm Fliess), that expounds all humans are born bisexual but through psychological development (which includes both external and internal factors) most become monosexual while the bisexuality remains in a latent state. (wikipedia.org)
  • In his Three Contributions to the Theory of Sex (1920), Freud discusses the concept of inversion (i.e. homosexuality) with respect to its innateness, or the biological predisposition to homosexuality or bisexuality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Based on this, he asserts that, "the conception which we gather from this long known anatomical fact is the original predisposition to bisexuality, which in the course of development has changed to monosexuality, leaving slight remnants of the stunted sex. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1986
  • In 1986, hemophiliacs treated with commercial concentrates of coagulation factors prepared from pools of plasma were at great risk to contract delta hepatitis infection. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Sexual
  • Measures of sexual orientation, sex typicality (recalled childhood gender nonconformity), and mating success (number of lifetime sexual partners) were completed. (uzh.ch)
  • Multivariate twin modeling showed that common genetic factors explained the relationship between sexual orientation, sex typicality, and mating success through a shared latent factor. (uzh.ch)
  • CONCLUSIONS: Our findings suggest that genetic factors responsible for nonheterosexuality are shared with genetic factors responsible for the number of lifetime sexual partners via a latent sex typicality phenotype in human females. (uzh.ch)
  • In terms of mental health, sexual minorities - specifically men who have sex with men - are at increased risk for suicidal ideation and attempts (2-4). (ohtn.on.ca)
  • Those who are attracted to person of same sex but without emotional or sexual relationships with them can try to overcome their condition, do not have a direct responsibility, and therefore can be treated successfully. (wikipedia.org)
  • Those who seek sexual relationships with persons of same sex are directly responsible and cannot be cured, and stated also that homosexuality is a state full of suffering, similar to neurosis and not likely to be alleviated by any reversal of the current mentality. (wikipedia.org)
  • She wrote that homosexuality is spread through recruitment, and that gay people can change their sexual orientation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Posner criticized Bryant's views, writing while the causes of a same-sex preference are not well understood, the main factors involved appear to be genetic, hormonal, developmental, or some combination thereof, not recruitment, and that Bryant's assertion that gay people can change their sexual orientation is false in most cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2004 - Sexual orientaion is no longer seen as a discriminative factor. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is best friends with Maxxie Oliver, although his views on Maxxie's sexual orientation put a strain on their friendship at one point, as he believes that Maxxie's homosexuality goes against his religion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sex toys have been used as a source of sexual stimulation for thousands of years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nipples: One study administered a questionnaire about sexual activity to 301 participants and found that 81.5% of women reported that stimulating their nipples caused or enhanced sexual arousal and that 59.1% of them asked to have their nipples stimulated during sex. (wikipedia.org)
  • humans
  • INTRODUCTION: Homosexuality is a stable population-level trait in humans that lowers direct fitness and yet is substantially heritable, resulting in a so-called Darwinian "paradox. (uzh.ch)
  • adult
  • What is the scope and nature of behavioural emergencies or crises among HIV-positive adult men who have sex with men (MSM) in Canada? (ohtn.on.ca)
  • therapy
  • For example, access to prophylaxis, access to antiretroviral therapy, and susceptibility to illness and malnutrition are all factors which change people's overall risk of illness due to HIV/AIDS. (wikipedia.org)
  • Measures
  • Follow-up of patients who had not been previously transfused, allowed an assessment of the efficacy of current control measures such as HBV immunization and use of heat-treated factor concentrates for prevention of viral infections in hemophiliacs. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Bergler argues against immediately repealing laws against homosexuality, though he suggests that such laws could perhaps be repealed in the future if other measures against homosexuality proved effective. (wikipedia.org)
  • male
  • To report on the sociodemographic characteristics and work experiences of 31 male sex workers (MSWs) in the city of C√≥rdoba, Argentina. (scielosp.org)
  • topics
  • He has delivered lectures on various topics including: homosexuality, HIV-AIDS, and gay literature in the Philippines. (wikipedia.org)
  • Miller began writing about the economics of intelligence before expanding to discuss correlations of race and intelligence, sex and intelligence, and topics related to eugenics. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • A study (7) among 778 HIV-positive people attending a clinic in the UK explored factors associated with suicidal ideation. (ohtn.on.ca)
  • risk
  • Scales were included in order to assess attitudes towards condom use, knowledge about safe sex, perceptions about the risk of getting HIV, individual self-efficacy, and locus of control. (scielosp.org)
  • Such programs could increase the proportion of MSWs who know their HIV serostatus and could make MSWs more aware of the risk of different sex acts performed in commercial sex encounters. (scielosp.org)
  • Patients were reevaluated clinically and virologically at six month intervals to ascertain risk factors for acquisition of HBV and HDV infections, and to assess the prevalence and rate of progression of liver disease in each group. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Men who have sex with men are at higher risk for suicide attempts, with some risk factors associated with being gay or bisexual in a hostile environment (10). (ohtn.on.ca)
  • Men are followed at 3-month intervals for 1 year to determine the incidence of and risk factors for prevalent and incident HIV and HSV-2, and to evaluate the effectiveness of retention strategies. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • common
  • The law, put forth under Pope John XXIII, one of the most liberal popes, says: 'Advancement to religious vows and ordination should be barred to those who are afflicted with evil tendencies to homosexuality or pederasty, since, for them, the common life and the priestly ministry would constitute serious dangers. (washingtontimes.com)
  • sexually
  • The occurrence of HIV is high among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Lima, Peru, and bacterial sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and HSV-2 (genital herpes) are very prevalent in HIV-positive and -negative MSM there. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • partners
  • Our aim was to describe factors associated with UAI with multiple partners in a large sample of MSM from 38 European countries recruited for an online survey in 2010. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A range of factors were identified as associated with UAI with four or more partners which allow the strengthening and targeting of prevention strategies to reduce HIV transmission risks resulting from condomless anal intercourse with multiple partners. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Since the majority of MSM in Europe have been tested for HIV at least once [ 2 , 6 , 7 ] and intentional transmission or acquisition of HIV are extremely rare, most new transmissions occur when HIV serostatus is not or is incorrectly communicated between sex partners. (biomedcentral.com)
  • book
  • The Anita Bryant Story: The Survival of Our Nation's Families and the Threat of Militant Homosexuality is a 1977 book by Anita Bryant, in which the author provides an account of her evangelical Christian campaign against a gay rights ordinance in Dade County, Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • The claims Bryant makes about homosexuality in the book have been described as false and unscholarly in nature. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the philosopher Mark D. Jordan, The Anita Bryant Story was originally to have been titled Save Our Children: One Woman's Fight against the Sin of Homosexuality, but after the international relief organization Save the Children secured a preliminary injunction requiring the Bryant's campaign change its name from Save Our Children to avoid confusion, the title of Bryant's book had to be changed as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bergler's book, unlike previous works by authors who had argued that homosexuality is a disease, provoked denunciation and rage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bergler's views about homosexuality have been compared to those of analysts such as Melanie Klein, Irving Bieber, and Charles W. Socarides, and he has been seen as expressing the general psychoanalytic consensus about gay people at the time his book was written. (wikipedia.org)
  • The g Factor: The Book and the Controversy. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • In 2010, Dr. Gangcuangco headed one of the largest HIV testing projects among men having sex with men in Metro Manila. (wikipedia.org)
  • various
  • The various contributing factors of America's cultural demoralization are examined [including] a disregard for the value of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • purpose
  • Although the official hardline stance on sex is that its natural purpose is purely procreative, many hardliners justify recreational sex within the context of committed relationships as potentially procreative by opting not to use birth control. (wikipedia.org)
  • The purpose of sex toys is to provide pleasure and stimulation through an alternative route than just using people's bodies. (wikipedia.org)
  • life
  • Homosexuality: Disease or Way of Life? (wikipedia.org)
  • When the two are caught by Sid's Mum, Anwar once again expresses discomfort for his life under a Muslim household, stating that "sex hasn't been invented" in his house. (wikipedia.org)
  • longer
  • Independent MSWs were economically more settled, had been working longer in the sex industry, and were more comfortable about having sex with men. (scielosp.org)
  • people
  • Current research has found that discrimination against people living with HIV is a contributing factor for delayed initiation of HIV treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • major
  • Williams is diabetic and it is claimed that the diabetes has been a major factor in her kidney problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • extent
  • The kin influence hypothesis is essentially that homosexuality becomes more acceptable when economic development reduces the extent to which family members socially influence one another. (blogspot.com)
  • moral
  • In the privacy of the home behavior can be far looser, and reports from the Daily Mail and WikiLeaks indicate that the ruling Saudi Royal family applies a different moral code to itself, indulging in parties, drugs and sex. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • She wrote that homosexuality is spread through recruitment, and that gay people can change their sexual orientation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Posner criticized Bryant's views, writing while the causes of a same-sex preference are not well understood, the main factors involved appear to be genetic, hormonal, developmental, or some combination thereof, not recruitment, and that Bryant's assertion that gay people can change their sexual orientation is false in most cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • People who pursue sex reassignment surgery are usually referred to as transsexual (derived from "trans", meaning "across", "through", or "change", and "sexual", pertaining to the sexual characteristics-but not necessarily sexual actions-of a person). (wikipedia.org)
  • education
  • Erica Berry's MPH-MIC Essay, Factors influencing the utilization of intermittent preventative treatment in pregnant women for malaria in the African region: A literature review , aims to inform interventions to increase rates of utilization and adherence by reducing barriers to ANC, implementing consistent guidelines for administration, and incorporating IPTp into malaria education. (pitt.edu)
  • The second is known as Title IX, and it required sex equality in education programs paid for with federal funds. (constitutioncenter.org)
  • Sex education, he argues, is a form of propaganda against Christian sexual morality. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • The first is known as Title VII, and it mandated the equality of the sexes in the workplace. (constitutioncenter.org)
  • Sex reassignment surgery or SRS (also known as gender reassignment surgery, gender confirmation surgery, genital reconstruction surgery, gender-affirming surgery, or sex realignment surgery) is the surgical procedure (or procedures) by which a transgender person's physical appearance and function of their existing sexual characteristics are altered to resemble that socially associated with their identified gender. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is most widely known for his international best-seller What the Bible Really Says about Homosexuality. (wikipedia.org)
  • drugs
  • However, he does not take his religion seriously, as he takes drugs, drinks, partakes in premarital sex and eats pork. (wikipedia.org)
  • personal
  • While individuals who have undergone and completed SRS are sometimes referred to as transsexed individuals, the term transsexed is not to be confused with the term transsexual, which may also refer to individuals who have not undergone SRS, yet whose anatomical sex may not match their psychological sense of personal gender identity. (wikipedia.org)
  • story
  • We start the story of sex in the male with the hypothalamus. (vernonjohns.org)
  • The Anita Bryant Story: The Survival of Our Nation's Families and the Threat of Militant Homosexuality is a 1977 book by Anita Bryant, in which the author provides an account of her evangelical Christian campaign against a gay rights ordinance in Dade County, Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the philosopher Mark D. Jordan, The Anita Bryant Story was originally to have been titled Save Our Children: One Woman's Fight against the Sin of Homosexuality, but after the international relief organization Save the Children secured a preliminary injunction requiring the Bryant's campaign change its name from Save Our Children to avoid confusion, the title of Bryant's book had to be changed as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • usually
  • A growing number of public and commercial health insurance plans in the United States now contain defined benefits covering sex reassignment-related procedures, usually including genital reconstruction surgery (MTF and FTM), chest reconstruction (FTM), breast augmentation (MTF), and hysterectomy (FTM). (wikipedia.org)
  • Children
  • Sex reassignment surgery performed on unconsenting minors (babies and children) may result in catastrophic outcomes (including PTSD and suicide-such as in the David Reimer case, following a botched circumcision) when the individual's sexual identity (determined by neuroanatomical brain wiring) is discrepant with the surgical reassignment previously imposed. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Very often, such splits are a key factor in the Justices' willingness to grant review of a legal question. (constitutioncenter.org)
  • Another term for SRS includes sex reconstruction surgery, and more clinical terms, such as feminizing genitoplasty or penectomy, orchiectomy, and vaginoplasty, are used medically for trans women, with masculinizing genitoplasty, metoidioplasty or phalloplasty often similarly used for trans men. (wikipedia.org)