Understanding the process of homosexual identity formation among Asian and Pacific Islander youth
Young American-raised Asian and Pacific Islanders (API), who are in the sexual minority, face psychological and social stresses in dealing with their families' values and ancestral cultures that significantly impact the development of their ethnic and sexual identities.
API teens and young ad...
APA Releases Report on Sexuality Debate
VIEW the APA's report
Founded in 1976, Exodus International is the largest Christian organization dealing with homosexual
issues in the world today. With over 230 affiliates in its network, Exodus is a dynamic outreach ministry dedicated to sharing the hope of freedom thr...
NIH multicenter AIDS cohort study commemorates 25 years of discovery
...licy and the clinical care of people with HIV. MACS investigators prospectively study the natural and treated history of HIV infection in thousands of homosexual
and bisexual men at sites in Baltimore, Chicago, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles.
Guests will hear a keynote address by Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., director...
Methamphetamine abuse linked to underage sex, smoking and drinking
... found that boys were more likely to try crystal meth than girls, and being homosexual
or bisexual was also a risk factor.
But in the high-risk group, more girls...gnificantly associated with crystal meth use in the low-risk group.
or bisexual, disruptive parenting, peers using meth and family history of d...
Psychoanalysts Censure California's Vote to Ban Same-Sex Marriage
traumatizing and damaging to their health."
APsaA's Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues has
reviewed extensive research on homosexual
relationships and gay and lesbian
parents and their children prior to issuing its Same-Sex Marriage
Resolution. Some relevant statistics and research ...
African-American blogs offer key health communications tool
...can prison population; the skewed ratio of men to women in the African American community lead to multiple partners for men; a hidden African American homosexual
population on the "down low;" and the failure of leadership in the Black community to make AIDS a priority.
"Online conversations provide an opportu...
Homosexuals' negative feelings about sexuality predict poor mental and sexual health
...internalized homonegativity (negative attitude towards homosexuality) among homosexual
men is what predicts poor mental and sexual health not the act of being ho...Homosexuality.
The study helps inform the debate of whether or not being homosexual
is healthy, said Simon Rosser, Ph.D., a researcher in the School of Public ...
Genetics, Environment Shape Sexual Behavior
...mbers of opposite sex and same sex partners they had ever had.
"Overall, genetics accounted for around 35 percent of the differences between men in homosexual
behavior and other individual-specific environmental factors (that is, not societal attitudes, family or parenting which are shared be twins) accounte...
Homosexual behavior due to genetics and environmental factors
behaviour is largely shaped by genetics and random...posure in the womb), are important determinants of homosexual
Dr Qazi Rahman, study co-author and ...ound 35 per cent of the differences between men in homosexual
behaviour and other individual-specific environmen...
Gay Men, Straight Women Have Similar Brains
... Some research suggests that the brain activity of homosexual
individuals in areas unrelated to sex mirror brain...and an equal number of heterosexual women, plus 20 homosexual
men and 20 homosexual
The right hemispheres of straight men a...
Homosexual in Medical Technology
'We're Ready to Prove It!'
...the birth of Baby Eve."
She said many types of clients can benefit from her company's cloning technology.
"We can give hope to infertile and homosexual
couples, to people who've lost a beloved family member and to single men and women who want a child created exclusively from their own genes," Boissel...
Homosexual in Medical Definition
Sexual orientation and medicine
...first reported June 5, 1981, when the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recorded a cluster of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in five homosexual
men in Los Angeles.
The diagnosis of Ego-dystonic sexual orientation is dropped from the DSM.
The World health organiza...
Homosexual in Medical Dictionary
Homosexuality is the sexual orientation of a person who is sexually and romantically attracted to people of their own sex. Men who are attracted to other men are called "gay." Women who are attracted to other women can be... Are homosexual
and heterosexual relationships equally ...
Homosexual in Biological News
Who goes abroad for fertility treatment and why?
...uld only be reimbursed for overseas treatment where there was a delay at home, and treatment that was illegal at home, for example for single women or homosexual
couples, was not reimbursed at all.
"This was a pilot study carried out in a small number of countries, and hence has limitations", said Dr. Shenfi...
Bisexual fruit flies show new role for neurochemical
...eading him to name the gene "genderblind."
"The mutants are completely bisexual, but fertile. It's the first gene that really specifically affects homosexual
behavior without affecting heterosexual behavior," he said.
"Trying to understand fly bisexuality sounds silly, but these behavioral changes are i...
Face perception is modulated by sexual orientation
...erential patterns of activation in the hetero- and homosexual
brains in response to faces of the same or opposit...ork, the researchers hypothesized that hetero- and homosexual
subjects would exhibit a greater response to faces...researchers postulated that heterosexual women and homosexual
men would show a greater response in these areas t...
Asian immigrants in NYC not receiving HIV education at religious institutions
...ty service, and some leaders embraced the idea of involvement in HIV prevention education so long as their basic message could be that non-marital and homosexual
sex are absolutely forbidden. These religious institutions are awash in "the tension between morality and compassion," Chin explained. Almost all of t...
HIV-1 spread through six transmission lines in the UK
...ntified by the study shows a faster doubling time in 2003 than the other five. Current surveillance data shows a recent increase in infections amongst homosexual
men in the UK , which may partly have come through this chain.
Dr Deenan Pillay of UCL's Centre for Virology says: “Our study suggests that the HIV...
Homosexual in Biological Dictionary
...sexual organs, or engaging in no ... Asexual · Bisexual · Heterosexual · homosexual
· Pansexual · Polysexual ... Asexual - Definition of Asexual at Dict...rson who is not interested in or does not desire ... asexual gay bisexual homosexual
sex straight heterosexual sexual queer lesbian ... asexual . Definiti...