NAT report: Young MSM in the UK
1 March 2015. Related: On the web.
Report from NAT from an online survey of over 1000 young MSM (14-19 years) in the UK about where get information about sex, relationships and HIV and how helpful they find it.
- Almost a third thought HIV might be caught from kissing.
- Nearly three-quarters didn’t know about PEP.
- Three quarters had not received any information about same sex relationships at school, with a third not receiving any information on HIV transmission and safer sex.
- Over half (55%) had been bullied at schoool because of their sexual orientation. Of these, 99% reported this from another pupil and over a third (39%) from a teacher or other adult.