Adverse Health Effects of Homosexuality (update July 2013)

The Negative Health Effects of Homosexuality UPDATE: Men Having Sex with Men [MSM] Are At Far Greater Risk for Cancer, STDs, Infections: Systematic Review As the homosexual movement makes gains in public opinion and politics, the dissenting voice of science continues to unearth health problem after health problem associated with gay sexual behavior. A systematic review of PubMed articles dealing with homosexual activity (MSM) and cancer rates found that rates for various cancers skyrocketed for men engaging in homosexual activity.  The study, titled “Cancer and men who have sex with men: a systematic review,” was published in The Lancet last December: http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanonc/article/PIIS1470-2045%2812%2970347-9/abstract Researchers examined 47 reports that merited inclusion in their study of sexual orientation and cancer rates. They found that the majority of the reports agree that MSM is a significant risk factor for cancer. Researchers found that a dozen of the 47 studies focused on the risk factors for anal cancer, including HPV infection in the anal canal. The studies indicated that “not being exclusively heterosexual significantly increased the risk of anal cancer.” One report found that “anal HPV infection and abnormal anal cytology were highest in boys with a homosexual or bisexual orientation.” A French report of HIV-clinic outpatients found that “MSM had a greater prevalence of HPV infection than did heterosexual men who injected drugs” (85 percent vs 46 percent), that MSM were found to be “infected with several types of HPV [more often] than were heterosexual men who injected drugs” (61 percent vs 26 percent), and that “more MSM had cytologic abnormalities than did men who injected drugs” (72 percent vs 36 percent). A...