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According to a 2015 survey 18.5% of gay men said they had sex while under the influence of drugs and 35% of HIV positive men had used crystal meth. Whether you have been at a party, used hookup apps or met someone in a bar the use of drugs such as crystal meth and GHB combined with sex has become a common occurrence for many. Andrew and Tim chat to Psychologist and Drug and Alcohol Counsellor Stu Fenton about sex and these drugs and the impact they have had on our community.

If you or anyone you know is experiencing difficulty please contact Lifeline on 13 11 14 or beyondblue on 1300 22 4636. Other resources include Harm Reduction Victoria and TOUCHBASE.