The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: sexual health

Youth Blog–Syphilis on the Rise: What Do You Need to Know?

24th November

Think syphilis is a thing of the past? We discuss symptoms, prevention, treatment, and why it matters for men who have sex with men.

Youth Blog—Ask an Expert: Is It Ever Okay to Have Anal Sex without a Condom?

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5th November

What if I wash beforehand? Or just got tested for HIV? Our expert talks about myths and reality.

Youth Blog—Your Annual Check-Up: Going to the Gynecologist as a Trans-Masculine Individual

18th September

Everyone should feel safe & validated with their doctor! Here is some information for visiting the OB/GYN as a trans-masculine individual.

Youth Blog–Ask an Expert: Should Girls Who Have Sex with Other Girls Worry about Sexually Transmitted Infections?

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29th July

Think you are at low risk for STIs if you don’t have sex with guys? Check out this month’s Ask an Expert!

Youth Blog—What’s the Deal with Herpes?

16th July

Herpes is one of the most common STIs, but many people with herpes don’t know they have it. So what do you need to know to protect yourself?

“Is This Normal? Is This Not Normal? There Is No Set Example”: Sexual Health Intervention Preferences of LGBT Youth in Romantic Relationships

14th April

Research surrounding the romantic relationships of LGBT youth provides new findings for developing future sexual health interventions.

Youth Blog—Keeping It Safe(r) and Steamy

27th February

How to have a healthy relationship and satisfying sex life when you or your partner has HIV

Talking to Your Lesbian, Gay, or Bisexual Child About Sexual Orientation and Health

12th February

My child came out – how do I talk to them about staying healthy and safe?

Youth Blog—What You Should Know about Gonorrhea and Chlamydia

22nd January

These two sexually transmitted infections are common and curable, but easy to miss without getting tested.

Online Focus Groups as an HIV Prevention Program for Gay, Bisexual, and Queer Adolescent Males

21st January

For both sexually experienced and inexperienced GBQ males, online focus groups show promise as an intervention to reduce HIV risk.

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