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Talking About Weight Loss Surgery For Men

A great conversation with Todd about his own journey with weight loss surgery In this interview I wanted to highlight some of the issues men, in particular gay men, can confront when it comes to weight loss surgery such as gastric band: “Lap Band”, gastric sleeve or bypass such as the Roux en-Y. Surgical weight […]

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Genital Warts FAQ

What Are Genital Warts? Hey guys, it’s Dr. George here, and I just wanted to create a little series that explains genital warts. In this series, I’m going to talk about what genital warts are, how they are discovered, how they are treated, and also how they can be prevented. If you would like to […]

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Measles Case In Melbourne

Hey Guys, just wanted to do a quick update that there has been a measles case in Melbourne. On the evening of Wednesday the 9th Jan a patron attending The Laird Hotel between 9pm and 12:30am was in the early stages of infection with the measles. Other sites noted in Melbourne from Health Victoria: There […]

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Travel Insurance For Pre-existing Conditions Like HIV

Today I wanted to share a post highlighting the importance of travel insurance for people with pre-existing illnesses such as HIV, diabetes, heart disease or other conditions that would normally be excluded from travel insurance coverage. There are multiple news stories that show that travel insurance supplies don’t cover many medical problems with standard ‘out […]

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Can You Get Gonorrhoea From Kissing?

  Today I was sent the interesting question of whether you can get gonorrhoea from kissing… I made a quick video but to get to the point: yes! Can You Get Gonorrhoea From Kissing? Gonorrhoea is a bacterial infection that is normally sexually transmitted. It can be hosted in the penis, vagina, rectum, throat and […]

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Healthy Sexual Citizens

3 Tips For Healthy Sexual Citizens

3 Tips For Healthy Sexual Citizens Today I wanted to share some thoughts with many exciting events coming up. I am excited to be travelling to the USA for events and it got me thinking… What makes for a healthy sexual citizen? For me there were three important concepts that I wanted to share: 1) […]

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Hepatitis A Outbreak In Victoria Australia

The Victorian Health Department has issued a notification of a Hepatitis A outbreak in the gay community of Melbourne Victoria. An outbreak of hepatitis A has been identified in Victoria. As of 12 January, 27 confirmed cases have been identified, and a further 12 cases of hepatitis A infection are being investigated. Of the 27 […]

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