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Summaries of Recently Published Research on HIV Risk and Drug Use Among Men Who Have Sex With Men

The Journal of Urban Health recently released an advanced access version of a special issue devoted to investigations of substance use and sexual risk behavior among men who have sex with men (MSM). Some of these papers may offer useful insights for ...

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HIV Risk Higher for Young Female IDUs Who Have Sex With Women

Women injection drug users who have sex with women (WSW IDUs) comprise 20 percent to 30 percent of American women IDUs. Compared to other women IDUs, WSW IDUs have higher HIV prevalence and incidence rates and a greater likelihood of engaging in high...

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Washington: Ferries Install Bins for Used Needles

To reduce the risk of hepatitis and HIV, there are now disposal containers in all public restrooms aboard Washington state's 29 ferries, which transport more than 68,000 passengers daily. The red plastic containers, stamped with the biohazard symbol,...