References Abaynew Y. Conversely, younger HIV-positive gay men have reported antipathy from older gay men both HIV-positive and HIV-negative who feel that since the younger generation have access to better HIV education and services than they did, younger gay men should be more responsible in avoiding infection. Men2Men Collective is funded by an educational grant from Abbott. HIV tests are faster and more reliable than ever before. AIDS and Behaviour.
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Gay men may confront multiple layers of stigmatisation and discrimination based on their sexuality, behaviour and their HIV status from other HIV-negative and HIV-positive gay men. HIV diagnosis disclosure: Social stigma.
Among HIV-positive gay men, stigma has a considerable impact on mental and emotional well-being, causing significantly increased levels of anxiety, loneliness, depressive symptoms, suicidal ideation and engagement in avoidant strategies such as social withdrawal Courtenay-Quirk et al.