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US gay men hit by MRSA strain

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  1. Here we go again , lets blame the gays. Funny how aids was labeled a gay plague until the truth came out that more hetrosexual people were infected than gay, taking into account Africa. Is this going to go down the same path?How many straight people have been tested for this new MRSA? All walks of life carry Mrsa. Is it because we take our sexual health more seriously? And go and get tested for things like this. I know more gay men that have regular sexual health check ups than straight. Sorry, not mean to straight bash here , but we are always the start or the reason or the blame for things like this. What would the world do without us Gays if we were not here to blame.

  2. Robert, ex-pat Brit 15 Jan 2008, 3:23pm

    Dave, right on! We’re the new Jews of the 21st century, the last scapegoat to blame for societies’ ills. They can’t use the race card any more, so now we’re on the firing line, but then we’ve always been. Its yet another reason why these bigots don’t want us to have our rights and protections because they have no others to blame. The notion that AIDS was a gay disease is just another example of the bigotry, hypocrisy and homophobia. Had this first appeared in the straight population, I doubt if we would have seen any of the stigma, prejudice and hatred since this virus struck our community. You’re right though, AIDS is higher now among heterosexuals in the emerging countries of Africa and Asia, but then we’re still blamed for that. I’m surprised they’re not blaming us for the skyrocketing levels of infection with papilloma virus or herpes found mostly among heterosexuals, what next?

  3. Simon Tasgal 16 Jan 2008, 11:34am

    Please respect my wish for privacy and non disclosure of my identity in this correspondence Prof. Mark Enright of Imperial College London has published the attachment 070223 CA MRSA PVL. I am not a medical person, but I believe that the USA MRSA300 may be treatable with the compound AQ+. In another paper published By Prof Enright in Dec 2005, [ JAC-dki428v130] he showed that the compound AQ+ killed all 213 isotapes tested of Staph. Aureus from around the world. It would seem absolutely imperative at this time to speak with Prof. Enright, who is a senior Government spokesperson on MRSA for the British Government, and ASK him if he believes thet the compound AQ+ would be a possible solution to either help prevent or treat USA MRSA300. Contact details:- Professor Mark C. EnrightReader in Molecular Epidemiology, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology,Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London,Old Medical School Building, St. Mary’s Hospital,Norfolk Place, London, W2 1PG,United Kingdom.E-mail:- m.c.enright@imperial.ac.ukTelephone:- +44 [0]207 5943417 (or +44 [0]1225 480366)

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