Drugs or Alcohol?

The number of people acquiring HIV in the UK continues to rise year on year, particularly for men who have sex with men (MSM). It has been suggested that this is to a large extent driven by drugs or “chemsex”. The Gay Men’s Sex Survey recently asked gay men living with diagnosed HIV, “How large a […]

Alcohol increases desire for sex without condoms

This is something we might all have expected to be the case, but now, systematic study has shown that it is indeed so. Alcohol consumption has an impact on the intention of individuals to have unprotected sex, according to the results of a systematic review and meta-analysis published in the journal Addiction. “The higher the blood […]