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Gay, bisexual men’s health threatened by STDs March 15, 2008

Posted by grhomeboy in Gay Life, Health.
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Experts > Gay, bisexual men’s health threatened by STDs

With many gay men not having regular checks for gonorrhea, chlamydia and syphilis, these sexually transmitted diseases pose “a major threat” to their health and that of bisexual men, according to Dr. Kevin Fenton, a senior official of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention who spoke at a scientific meeting in Chicago.

The situation reportedly could be helped, however, if the federal government gave the green light for additional ways to use a new kind of DNA test to screen for STDs.

Read this article at > The New York Times

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