Straight Up: Why the Heterosexual Story Matters

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A great blog post from my friend and HIV/AIDS activist, Joshua Middleton:

By Josh Middleton

March 8, 2016

The 23rd annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) provided deeper insights into pathology of HIV and the challenges the HIV community faces in controlling new infections. The conference covered everything from the first known seroconversion of an individual on PrEP to concerning statistics about the trend of already high-risk groups significantly affected by HIV. While confronted with the thought of possibly 50% of black gay men and one in four gay Latino men being infected with the virus, there is a group that seems to be missing, heterosexuals.

Read more: http://www.thebody.com/content/77221/straight-up-why-the-heterosexual-story-matters.html

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One thought on “Straight Up: Why the Heterosexual Story Matters

  1. A regular reminder, and some new dialogue are needed for the straight community.
    I think it’s a bad habit we’ve gotten into, not to give it equal weight.

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