Many southern African MSM have concurrent sexual relationships with both men and women

Published: May 19, 2010

Many southern African MSM have concurrent sexual relationships with both men and women

The majority of men who have sex with men in southern Africa are bisexual, and a significant proportion have concurrent sexual relationships with both men and women, investigators report in the online edition of Sexually Transmitted Infections.

The investigators suggest that this finding should occasion a rethinking of the factors driving the HIV epidemic in the region. However, they were encouraged that men in concurrent relationships with men and women (which the investigators term bisexual concurrency) reported high levels of condom use.

-Full text of article available at link below-

Leave a Reply