It becomes difficult to assess if being HIV-positive allows for the greater enactment of sexual behavior desires; or, alternatively, if being HIV-positive is merely incidental, and it is the factors that contribute to becoming HIV-positive e. Furthermore, this association was moderated by condom eschewal, STI contraction, and relationships status. Author manuscript; available in PMC Aug 1. Table 1 Description of the variables. As we show for gay men, the availability of a willing partner is merely the most obvious moderator of sexual behavior desires and their enactments. Hillsdale, NJ: Sexual addiction and the bug chasing phenomenon.
Yet, finding statistically significant results using only men increased the confidence in our hypotheses.
Sustaining safe practice: