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What is bisexuality?

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28th June

What is bisexuality?  How do you define it and who fits that label?  Dr. Brian Dodge, an expert in bisexuality, answers these questions. Dr. Dodge is the Associate Director of the Center for Sexual Health Promotion at Indiana University. He is interviewed by Dr. Brian Mustanski, Director of the IMPACT Program.


What is Bisexuality?

24th June

Dr. Brian Dodge of Indiana University answers the question, what is bisexuality? This interview with Dr. Brian Mustanski was filmed at a recent research conference.



Join us at Chicago Pride Fest 2010

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18th June

Why do you love your Sexuality? Come tell us at the IMPACT booth at Chicago Pride Fest on Friday, June 25, 3 – 10 pm, and Saturday, June 26, 11 am – 10 pm.  IMPACT staff will be filming short videos of Pride goers explaining why they are proud of their sexuality and telling us about their healthy relationships. Select videos will be posted Here.


I Heart My Sexuality

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18th June

Join us at Chicago Pride Fest
June 25 and 26, 2010

Record a video about why you are proud of your sexual orientation.

 

 



Come visit the IMPACT booth at Chicago Pride Fest!

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18th June

Why do you love your Sexuality? Come tell us at the IMPACT booth at Chicago Pride Fest on Friday, June 25, 3 – 10 pm, and Saturday, June 26, 11 am – 10 pm.  IMPACT staff will be filming short videos of Pride goers explaining why they are proud of their sexuality and why they love their sexuality. Select videos will be posted on our webpage.  Our booth at Pride is being co-sponsored by the UIC  Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues.

Pride Fest is located at Halsted & Waveland in Chicago.

You can stay up to date on the I heart my sexuality campaign on our website under multimedia.


Diplomacy In Action!

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15th June

The U.S. Department of State is pleased to use the occasion of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Pride Month to announce its new policy guidelines regarding gender change in passports and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad.

Beginning June 10, when a passport applicant presents a certification from an attending medical physician that the applicant has undergone appropriate clinical treatment for gender transition, the passport will reflect the new gender.
Click here for more details.


Is Bisexuality the Same for Men & Women?

15th June

Is bisexuality the same in men and women? Dr. Brian Dodge of Indiana University discusses gender differences in bisexuality. He is interviewed by Dr. Brian Mustanski, Director of the IMPACT LGBT Health and Development Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago.



25 year-long study finds children with lesbian parents may be better adjusted

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8th June

A new study published in the prestigious journal Pediatrics followed a group of children born to lesbian mothers for nearly 25 years to chart their psychological health and development. The findings indicated that compared to normative data these children had fewer behavioral problems.  Read more here.





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