Tag: mental health
Eating disorders can affect people from every race, income level, gender identity, and sexual orientation.
Effect of Housing Relocation and Neighborhood Environment on Adolescent Mental and Behavioral Health
Adolescents’ mental and behavioral health does not seem to be positively associated with the relocation to neighborhoods of lower poverty.
Does It Get Better? A Longitudinal Analysis of Psychological Distress and Victimization in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Youth
Psychological distress might get better with less victimization, and early experiences of stress impact the mental health of LGBTQ youth.
Violence between romantic partners – this includes LGBT youth – is alarmingly common and linked to a range of health problems.
Findings from the first study to assess mental disorders using diagnostic interviews with a large sample of male sexual minority youth
MDE, conduct disorder, alcohol use, PTSD, and nicotine dependence are common and infrequently treated in young sexual minority men.
We discuss what internalized homophobia is, how it is expressed, and how it is related to mental health in LGB people.
Youth Risk Behavior Survey showed that suicide risk varied based on sex and on race/ethnicity for sexual minority youth.
Effect of OPRM1 and Stressful Life Events on Symptoms of Major Depression in African American Adolescents
Study is first to find an interaction between OPRM1 and life stress that is associated with depression in African American adolescents.
Depression and Sexual Dysfunction Among HIV-Positive and HIV-Negative Men Who Have Sex With Men: Mediation by Use of Antidepressants and Recreational Stimulants
Model of depression as a predictor of subsequent sexual dysfunction, mediated by antidepressants, stimulant use, and smoking among HIV+ MSM