I guess this breaks the whole anonymity of Savage Love, but who cares. I’m excited!I got published in this week’s Savage Love!
Q. You missed an opportunity in a recent column to talk about HPV and its association with anal cancer. It’s 35 times more common in the gay male population and isn’t being screened for very well. In fact, it’s now more common in gay men than cervical cancer is in women. If anal cancer is diagnosed early, mortality rates are much lower. Please let your readers know! —STANFORD MED STUDENT
A. Now they know, SMS.
(We had the world expert on anal cancer come talk to our class about HPV. He’s featured as having the worst science job: anal wart researcher.)