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The Advocate Guide To Gay Men's Health & Wellness - Frank Spinelli

The Advocate Guide To Gay Men's Health & Wellness

Paperback Published: 7th February 2008
ISBN: 9781593500405
Number Of Pages: 304

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Focusing on prevention, lifestyle modification, and healthcare, Dr. Frank Spinelli has channeled his years of experience and research in order to create a comprehensive medical guide for gay men. Covering topics ranging from immunization, physical exams, depression, substance abuse, and andropause, New York City’s “hottest gay doctor” has compiled his knowledge into an invaluable guide specifically created for gay men.

Frank Spinelli, M.D., is a board certified internist in private practice in New York City in addition to serving as clinical director of HIV at Cabrini Medical Center. Dr. Spinelli has made frequent television appearances and is the gay health expert on Radio with a Twist, a national talk show. Dr. Spinelli currently lives in the Chelsea section of Manhattan.

Prefacep. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Introduction: A Doctor's Own Storyp. xiii
Gay Health Care
Coming Out to Your Doctorp. 5
Health Care and Gay Men in the United Statesp. 13
A Guide to the Gay Man's Physical Examp. 21
Sexually Transmitted Diseasesp. 65
Gay Sex
The Anatomy of Gay Sexp. 87
Gay Sexp. 119
Fetishes, Fisting, and Water Sports... Oh My!p. 139
Barebacking and HIV Post-Exposure Prophylaxisp. 153
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureusp. 167
Modern Love: Monogamy, Three-Ways, and the Open Relationshipp. 175
Hypogonadism, Andropause, and Erectile Dysfunctionp. 187
Gay Culture
Recreational Drugs and the Party Circuitp. 205
The Gay Body Beautifulp. 235
Sexual Compulsivity, Hate Crimes, and Domestic Violencep. 255
Referencesp. 265
Indexp. 273
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ISBN: 9781593500405
ISBN-10: 1593500408
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 304
Published: 7th February 2008
Publisher: Alyson Publications Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 18.42  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.48