Injecting, or "slamming," crystal meth sometimes called "tina" or "T" in the LGBT world has been on the rise the past several years among gay men, often including those living with HIV , who use the drug to enhance sexual activity. Injecting meth provides the fastest euphoric rush, which users often memorialize and glorify in order to continue slamming. In reality, someone's first time slamming may be incredible, but this experience is hardly ever fully reproduced, with subsequent slams often becoming a never-ending quest to relive the first time. People slamming meth for the first time often think it is the "cleanest" way of doing the drug and have no clue that taking the drug this way may lead rapidly to death or severe acute or chronic illness -- especially if HIV is also in the mix. Take "P.
‘Falling’: A Moving Video about the Impact of Meth on Gay Men
'Falling': A Moving Video about the Impact of Meth on Gay Men - WEHOville
Meth can be instantly addictive, like crack. Though most start off thinking we can control it with managed use, usually for sex, many of us become addicts within months, using daily within a year or less. When tweaking, we not only stay up for days on end say, 3 to 9 , but can have repeated sexual marathons that last for hours and hours say, 4 to Meth is the perfect sex drug for gay men because, not only does it provide the unbridled energy of a teenager again, it instantly relieves all sexual inhibitions — such as any residual guilt from internalized homophobia we might have from our childhood. Imagine how alluring a drug would be that promised you intense sexual pleasure for hours. Strange love, indeed.
Slam Meth – Non-Fiction
Needless to say, these reports have created considerable alarm about the possibility of a new gay subculture that may amplify the spread of HIV and hepatitis C, and anecdotally, the large majority of gay men attending support services for drug users in London now report injecting. It asked the questions in both the section of the survey enquiring about sexual risk taking and in the section about drug use to ensure all relevant responses were captured. An extension of multivariable analysis that is used to model two or more outcomes at the same time.
Another time remembering the sting of pleasure, euphoria and wild wild moments… followed by a really hard crash. No chicken? I almost see it inevitable…. Hey there. I actually was tired of being sick and tired.