TITLE

Ugly bug

AUTHOR(S)
Sanderson, Terry
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Gay Times (09506101);Mar2003, Issue 294, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the bug-chasing phenomenon among gays or the deliberate infection of oneself with HIV. References to articles about the phenomenon; Implications to society.
ACCESSION #
9251567

 

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