After prompting a national alert last year, doctors in England are concerned that super-gonorrhea has spread widely to gay men and could soon become untreatable. According to Public Health England … [Read more...] about Super-Gonorrhea Outbreak in UK Could Soon Become Untreatable: VIDEO
Last week, we told you about the first reported case of a daily PrEP (preexposure prophylaxis) user contracting a rare drug-resistant form of HIV. Now, that individual is speaking out and … [Read more...] about First Gay Man to Contract HIV While on PrEP Speaks Out
The number of syphilis cases has more than tripled over the last five years in Erie County, New York — home to Buffalo — and local health officials are pointing their collective finger squarely at gay … [Read more...] about Are Gay Dating Apps Really to Blame for One City’s Skyrocketing Syphilis Rate?
England's chief medical officer is warning that a new drug resistant strain of 'super-gonorrhea' could become untreatable due to doctors not prescribing the proper antibiotics to fight the STI. The … [Read more...] about Drug-Resistant Strain of ‘Super-Gonorrhea’ Could Become ‘Untreatable’, Official Warns
A new survey conducted by Grindr and the San Francisco AIDS Foundation (SFAF) with help from the Centers for Disease Control and Gilead science found that 25% of those surveyed reported currently … [Read more...] about 25 Percent of Grindr Users Are on PrEP According to Survey – VIDEO
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported troubling news on Tuesday that sexually transmitted infection rates skyrocketed over the last year, particularly among gay and bisexual men. Read … [Read more...] about CDC Finds ‘Alarming’ Increase in STD Rates Among Gay Men; PrEP to Blame?
A newly-installed billboard in West Hollywood is getting a lot of attention. It links dating/hook-up apps Grindr and Tinder with STDs chlamydia and gonorrhea. The AIDS Healthcare Foundation "posted … [Read more...] about AHF Billboards Shame Online Hook-Up Apps, Link Grindr and Tinder with STDs: VIDEO
Earlier this month, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the state had earmarked $3 million toward a program to offer the HIV-prevention drug Truvada, known as "PrEP" free to at-risk New … [Read more...] about Can New York State End Its AIDS Epidemic with NYC’s Largest Clinic Closed?
Republican Texas state Rep. Stuart Spitzer (shown above with Sen. Ted Cruz) says he didn't get laid until he was 29 — with his wife. And while that's admirable — to each his own, right? — the … [Read more...] about An Epic Debate Over Abstinence, HIV/AIDS Prevention Erupts On The Texas House Floor: WATCH