OUT Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Well-being regrets to announce that after 24 years, our pioneering free sexual health clinic for men who have sex with men (MSM) in Pretoria will close its doors.
HIV prevalence is high at 29 per cent among female sex workers, male sex workers 26 per cent, MSM 18 per cent, and people who inject drugs19 per cent. Recent estimates say there are 207,000 female sex workers in Kenya, 51,000 MSM, 20,000 PWID and 6,000 transgender people in Kenya.
Israel has lifted restrictions on blood donations by gay men, claiming that the longstanding limitation was discriminatory and denigrating, Israel’s health minister said on August 19.
Some gay men in the UK are going to extreme lengths to get big muscles and a six pack to “fit in” to the gay community. The BBC’s LGBT correspondent Ben Hunte speaks to one man who nearly died trying to get the look and to others who have taken risks to achieve the “perfect body”.