CDC suggests more frequent HIV testing for gay men The GA Voice Editors June 6, 2011 Health From the report: Current CDC guidelines identify MSM who should be tested more frequently according to their risk behaviors. However, among MSM in this analysis, those who had high-risk behaviors were not more likely to be newly infected than those without high-risk behaviors, suggesting that self-reported risk behaviors might not determine which MSM should be tested more frequently. The 7% prevalence of new HIV infection detected through NHBS among MSM who had been tested for HIV during the past year and the similar prevalence of new HIV infection among MSM with and without high-risk behaviors suggests that more frequent testing, perhaps as often as every 3 to 6 months, might be warranted among all sexually active MSM, regardless of their risk behaviors. Click here to read more. SHARE ON Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website 7 + = ten Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.