News from the UK of an increase in counterfeit condoms being imported from the east. The government's health regulator has warned there are a rising number of counterfeit condoms being smuggled into to the UK. The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulation Agency (MHRA) claims millions have been illegally imported in the last 18 months. Family planning experts say the … [Read more...] about Rise in Counterfeit Condoms in the UK
Hey there Guys. Just saw a post over at the Gay News Network talking about differences between Australia and Europe when it comes to providing condoms and lube in sex venues. Currently in Australia sex on premise venues AKA "sauna's" and "cruise clubs" participate and help promote safe sex by providing free condoms and water based lube "where ever sex happens". In most … [Read more...] about Travelling? Remember To Pack Some Condoms And Lube
Currently my home town Melbourne is hosting the Australasian HIV/AIDS conference with many countries from South East Asia in attendance along with Australian and New Zealand representatives. News from this conference is that there has been a worrying 8% increase of HIV infections between 2010 and 2011. This increase has been noted to be within the gay community with significant … [Read more...] about Australia Shows 8% Increase in HIV Infection Rates in 2011
In 1987 we didn't really talk about HIV prevention. I was in my first year of high school and everybody had started talking about this new disease that was sweeping the world. Apparently AIDS was going to kill anyone that was sexually active, but it seems that "those homos" were first in line. There was even a Grim Reaper ad campaign that pretty much said the same thing, be … [Read more...] about The Three Faces Of Grim, How Would You Promote HIV Prevention?
Hey there Guys, When it comes to the world of porn, in particular bareback porn it's been a very interesting few weeks. Just this week GMFA have release the findings of their porn study with the following results: 87% of gay men report watching porn at least once a week (1 in 4 watching porn every day) the most popular act watched was anal sex (91%) 69% reported … [Read more...] about The Question Of Bareback Porn