These substances have been used for dancing, socializing, communal celebration and other purposes.  The rise of online websites and hookup apps in the 1990s gave men new ways of cruising and meeting sexual partners, including the ability to arrange private sexual gatherings in their homes.  From the early 2000s, historic venues of gay socialization such as bars, clubs, and dance events reduced in number in response to a range of factors, including gentrification, zoning laws, licensing restrictions, and the increased number of closeted or under the influence sexually labile men, and the increasing popularity of digital technologies for sexual and social purposes.  In this context, PNP emerged as an alternative form of sexualized partying that enabled participants to avoid the public scrutiny and potentially judgmental and anxiety provoking nature of the "public space". ... In some instances, PNP sessions play a part in the formation of loose social networks that are valued and relied upon by participants.  For other men, increasing reliance on hookup apps and websites to arrange sex may result in a sense of isolation that may exacerbate the risk of drug dependence, especially in the context of a lack of other venues for gay socializing and sexual community-formation.  A 2014 study found that one of the key reasons for taking drugs before and during sex was to boost sexual confidence and reduce feelings of self-doubt, regarding feelings of "internalised homophobia" from society, concerns about an HIV diagnosis, or "guilt related to having or desiring gay sex". A key self-confidence issue for study participants was "body image", a concern that was heightened by the focus on social networking apps on appearance, because on these apps, there is a focus on idealized male bodies that are "toned and muscular". ... Addict Behav . 29 (1): 89–106. doi : 10.1016/S0306-4603(03)00082-0 . PMID 14667423 . ^ "ChemSex and hepatitis C: a guide for healthcare providers" (PDF) . ... 'Social media and drug markets', The internet and drug markets (European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction: Insights 21), Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg. v t e Lesbian , gay , bisexual , and transgender ( LGBT ) slang List Ace Bareback Banjee Bear Beard Beat Bi-curious Boi Top, bottom and versatile Bottom surgery Breeder Bugchasing Bulldagger Butch Castro clone Chicken Chickenhawk Chub Chubby chaser Cottaging Cruising Daddy Down-low Drag Dyke En femme En homme Fag (Faggot) Fag hag Fag stag Faux queen F2M Femme Flagging (hanky code) Friend of Dorothy Fruit Fruit fly Gay-for-pay Gaydar Gaymer Genderfuck Gold star lesbian Glory hole Heteroflexibility Lesbian until graduation Lipstick lesbian M2F Non-op Packing Party and play Passing Poppers Post-op Pre-op Queen RLE Shemale Soft butch Scissoring SRS Stone butch Stealth Swish T Tea-room TERF Top surgery Trache shave Trade Tranny Transfan Transition Tribbing Troll Twink U-Haul lesbian Womyn-born womyn Related Polari LGBT linguistics Terminology of homosexuality Category v t e Methamphetamine Enantiomers Dextromethamphetamine Levomethamphetamine Neuropharmacology Biomolecular targets TAAR1 (agonist) σ1R (agonist) σ2R (agonist) α 2A adrenoceptor (agonist) α 2B adrenoceptor (agonist) α 2C adrenoceptor (agonist) MAO ( competitive inhibitor ) Inhibited transporters DAT NET SERT VMAT1 VMAT2 EAAT1 EAAT2 SLC22A3 SLC22A5 Health Amphetamine dependence Meth mouth Prenatal methamphetamine exposure History and culture Amphetamine Crystal Darkness Crystal Meth Anonymous Faces of Meth History and culture of amphetamines Montana Meth Project No More Sunsets Party and play Rolling meth lab Ya ba Law Legal status Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act of 2005 Comprehensive Methamphetamine Control Act of 1996 Illinois Methamphetamine Precursor Control Act Ethnicity and nationality United States Native Americans Australia v t e Sexual slang General Anilingus Banjee Bareback Baseball metaphors for sex Blue balls Bottom Camel toe Chickenhead Circle jerk Cock tease Cornhole Cougar Cunt Deep-throating Dick Dirty Sanchez Dogging Donkey punch Douche Felching Fuck Girlfriend experience Glory hole Hogging Hot Karl Italian profanity Latin profanity Mama-san Mammary intercourse Mat Mile high club Motherfucker Nookie Party and play Pearl necklace Pegging Pirate Pussy Quickie Red wings Rusty trombone Serosorting Shemale Slut Snowballing Soggy biscuit Switch Teabagging Tits Top Top, bottom and versatile Turkey slap Twat Voulez-vous coucher avec moi?