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A Gay Sauna Strives to Wipe Out Hepatitis C
July 31, 2018
Mark visits a gay bathhouse in Amsterdam to learn more about an anti-hepatitis C campaign.
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Did closing New York City bathhouses in the 1980s strip dignity from gay men?
March 17, 2018
The closing of gay bathhouses during the 1980s HIV/AIDS crisis constituted a “dignity taking,” two scholars argued in a Bates presentation.
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Club Columbus Newsletter December 2016
December 03, 2016
WORLD AIDS DAY FUNDRAISER - Our second annual fundraiser for World AIDS Day was a success thanks to all of our great customer donations and the hard work of the Club Columbus staff. This year we were able to present Equitas Health Columbus with a check for $3,000.00. It was our honor to double your support for such a worthy cause.
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Club Indy Newsletter December 2016
December 03, 2016
WORLD AIDS DAY FUNDRAISER - Our second annual fundraiser for World AIDS Day was a success thanks to all of our great customer donations and the hard work of the Club Indianapolis staff. This year we were able to present The Damien Center with a check for $3,664.66. It was our honor to double your support for such a worthy cause.
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Club St. Louis Newsletter December 2016
December 03, 2016
WORLD AIDS DAY FUNDRAISER - Our second annual fundraiser for World AIDS Day was a success thanks to all of our great customer donations and the hard work of the Club St. Louis staff. This year we were able to present St. Louis Effort for AIDS with a check for $5,343. It was our honor to double your support for such a worthy cause.
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Chief of Police says TPS regrets the 1981 bathhouse raids in statement to gay community
June 27, 2016
Police chief Mark Saunders said the Toronto Police Service "expressed its regrets" for the targeted bathhouse raids against the city's gay community more than 30 years ago at police headquarters late Wednesday afternoon.
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The Clubs: Club St. Louis Newsletter
November 28, 2015
WORLD AIDS DAY. Remember, we have only a few days left to make our donations to St. Louis Efforts for Aids. The Club will be presenting a check, matching your gift dollar for dollar, to St. Louis Efforts for Aids to help work towards reducing the spread of HIV. The first step in reducing the HIV transmission is to get tested. An estimated 13% of those infected with HIV have not been diagnosed. Onl...
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The Clubs: Club St. Louis Newsletter
November 28, 2015
WORLD AIDS DAY. Remember, we have only a few days left to make our donations to St. Louis Efforts for Aids. The Club will be presenting a check, matching your gift dollar for dollar, to St. Louis Efforts for Aids to help work towards reducing the spread of HIV. The first step in reducing the HIV transmission is to get tested. An estimated 13% of those infected with HIV have not been diagnosed. Onl...
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Is gay bathhouse culture still relevant?
October 31, 2014
Gay bathhouses were once an important social and sexual outlet for gay and bisexual men. With the rise of AIDS and the
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AHF Offers Free HIV Testing Kits at Flex Gay Bathhouse
October 31, 2014
At Flex Spa, one of L.A. County’s better known gay bathhouses, one always has been able to buy soft drinks and snacks from vending machines. But now Flex has installed a vending machine with an arguably more useful product for those visiting a place that’s all about sex.
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Hollywood Spa, One of LA's Oldest Gay Bathhouses, Will Close Soon
February 14, 2014
Hollywood Spa opened in 1974 and, before the advent of HIV and AIDS, was a major destination for gay men who had few other places to meet one another.
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AHF Partners with FLEX Spas to Offer Free HIV Testing, Condoms
October 13, 2013
In Los Angeles, however, bathhouses remained open but with new regulations: in order to operate legally, the venues had to provide testing for...
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