According to recent reports of UNICEF, in Asia the most widely spread new HIV infections are among gay and bisexual young people,. And you know what? One of the factors causing this number to increase is that many of them have more sexual activity, with more partners, thanks to the online dating applications.
Some application developers already have HIV warnings tthat can be viewed by the user. Grindr now encourages users to take an HIV test by giving information about nearby locations to do so. Great job! Well, just a reminder for all of you: the most important thing is to know your HIV status and to be informed about HIV/AIDS, no matter what form of dating you use. In the end, the responsibility is yours- and that of your partner. Online dating is never the casue of rising HIV infections- people who have unsafe sex are.