In the current gender-sensitive climate, the subject of women’s health is still on the periphery for most lesbians. With national attention consistently focusing on a woman’s right to choose in the instance of abortion, regular maintenance of the infinitely complex female body has become almost a non-issue. 362 more words
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Researchers have been trying to understand how gay male couples’ relationships, including their sexual agreements, affect their risk of getting HIV.
According to studies, gay men and other men who have sex with men are disproportionately affected by HIV. 385 more words
Recent research released from the CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) found that the rate in which gay or bisexual males contract HIV between the ages of 13 to 24 has more than doubled since 2002… 441 more words
A recent study published in the journal LGBT Health found that Men who have sex with men (MSM) New York City sex venue attendees at higher risk for HIV don’t identify themselves as candidates for Truvada… 419 more words
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), part of the executive branch, has just released a new training tool that is an online resource to help the caregivers of LGBT seniors… 429 more words
Cervical cancer doesn’t discriminate in terms of sexual orientation. Lesbian and bisexual women should be screened for cervical cancer just as often as straight women… 496 more words