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Chemsex among gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men in Singapore and the challenges ahead: A qualitative study.

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Summary of "Chemsex among gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men in Singapore and the challenges ahead: A qualitative study."

Sexualised substance use, or 'chemsex' has been shown to be a major factor driving the syndemic of HIV/AIDS in communities of gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (GBMSM) around the world. However, there is a paucity of research on chemsex among GBMSM in Singapore due to punitive drug laws and the criminalisation of sexual behaviour between men. This qualitative descriptive study is the first to explore perceptions towards, motivators to engaging in, and the barriers to addressing the harms associated with chemsex among GBMSM in Singapore.

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Name: The International journal on drug policy
ISSN: 1873-4758
Pages: 31-37

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