Newsfeed : MSM Attitudes on PrEP, Access to HIV Services

POZ - Health, Life and HIV
Subscribe to:
POZ magazine
Newsletters
Join POZ: Facebook MySpace Twitter Pinterest
Tumblr Google+ Flickr MySpace
POZ Personals
Sign In / Join
Username:
Password:

Back to home » Newsfeed » May 2013

Most Popular Links
Most Popular Lessons

The HIV Life Cycle

Shingles

Herpes Simplex Virus

Syphilis & Neurosyphilis

Treatments for Opportunistic Infections (OIs)

What is AIDS & HIV?

Hepatitis & HIV

15 Years Ago In POZ


More News

Click here for more news

Have news about HIV? Send press releases, news tips and other announcements to news@poz.com.


emailprint

May 21, 2013

MSM Attitudes on PrEP, Access to HIV Services

Access to HIV and sexual health services is worse around the world for young men who have sex with men (MSM) than it is for those older than 30, according to a Global Forum for MSM and HIV study and reported by aidsmap. MSM younger than 30 also experience heightened levels of homophobia, violence, poverty and poor housing. The study also explored attitudes by MSM about pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). MSM who were connected to other MSM in higher income countries and who knew more about PrEP were less likely to think positively about PrEP. MSM who experienced more stigma, homophobia and violence as well as negative attitudes from health care workers were more likely to think positively about PrEP.

To read the article, click here.

Search: MSM, PrEP, Global Forum for MSM and HIV, MSMGF


Scroll down to comment on this story.



Name:

(will display; 2-50 characters)

Email:

(will NOT display)

City:

(will display; optional)

Comment (500 characters left):

(Note: The POZ team reviews all comments before they are posted. Please do not include either ":" or "@" in your comment. The opinions expressed by people providing comments are theirs alone. They do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Smart + Strong, which is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by people providing comments.)

Comments require captcha.
Please enter this number for verification:

| Posting Rules



Show comments (1 total)

 
[Go to top]

Facebook Twitter Google+ MySpace YouTube Tumblr Flickr Instagram
Quick Links
Current Issue

HIV Testing
Safer Sex
Find a Date
Newly Diagnosed
HIV 101
Disclosing Your Status
Starting Treatment
Help Paying for Meds
Search for the Cure
POZ Stories
POZ Opinion
POZ Exclusives
Read the Blogs
Visit the Forums
Job Listings
Events Calendar


    adoniz89
    san dimas
    California


    slimcuteguy
    Asheville
    North Carolina


    Deelight4u
    BROOKLYN
    New York


    RayOctober
    Richmond
    Virginia
Click here to join POZ Personals!
Ask POZ Pharmacist

Talk to Us
Poll
Are you a regular coffee drinker?
Yes
No

Survey
Pop Watch

more surveys
Contact Us
We welcome your comments!
[ about Smart + Strong | about POZ | POZ advisory board | partner links | advertising policy | advertise/contact us | site map]
© 2014 Smart + Strong. All Rights Reserved. Terms of use and Your privacy.
Smart + Strong® is a registered trademark of CDM Publishing, LLC.