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HIV-positive participants expressed concerns that posting a gay men use gay social networking website about HIV prevention within social network sites would lead to negative consequences for themselves and their loved ones because of stigma toward HIV and how quickly information can spread within a social network using these platforms.
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Persistent stigma associated with HIV status and disclosure was cited as a top reason for avoiding HIV-related conversations while meeting new partners using social technologies.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine. All transcripts were transcribed by a member of the research team.
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