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Report links Internet to unsafe sex

July 31, 2003

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Gay men in California who contracted syphilis through unsafe sex used the Internet more than any other venue to recruit sex partners, researchers say.

Forty percent of men with syphilis interviewed said they used the Internet to find sex partners, said epidemiologist Terrence Lo. The findings were presented at a national HIV-prevention conference in Atlanta.

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