PrEP can be combined with other prevention methods, such as condoms, to reduce the risk of HIV even further. A Kaiser Family Foundation survey of gay and bisexual men in the U. Our fight for FULL equality continues — donate and help us achieve it! The barriers to health care faced by people who are LGBT, coupled with violence and mental health issues experienced by this population due to homophobia, can also cut short the number of years LGBT people are able to work, which again affects GDP. Estimated Annual Infections in the U. There is an idea that you can contaminate people somehow. Recommend on Facebook Tweet Share Compartir.
There are various places you can get tested, including your GP surgery or a sexual health clinic. Jump to navigation. For gay and bisexual youth who are just beginning to explore their sexuality, homophobia and other forms of anti-LGBTQ bias help explain why so many young people in our community are unaware of their HIV status. Next full review:
Gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men bear the greatest burden by risk group, representing an estimated 26, of new HIV infections per year.