The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: sexual health


Do You Really Know HIV?

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10th August

HIV prevention and treatment is not what it was even years ago. Check out our new interactive Prezi to learn the latest information about HIV and LGBT young people!



What’s a Relationship Like With HIV?

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10th August

Dating, sex, relationships – it’s all complicated enough already. What happens when you throw HIV into the picture?



Getting the Most From Your HIV Doctor

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10th August

Let’s go through some of the next steps after receiving a positive HIV test – like finding a doctor, setting up an appointment, and asking the right questions.



What to Expect at the HIV Doctor

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10th August

Yes, it can be scary at first. But if you have HIV, going to the doctor is one of the best things you can do for yourself!



Know Your Sexual Health Rights

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10th August

Know your rights! Many LGBT youth don’t know their sexual health rights – especially around HIV prevention, testing, and medical care.



Research Blog—Bisexual (In)Visibility in Sexual Health Research

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11th March

Population groupings based on sexual behavior may contribute to the invisibility of bisexual health in research.



Youth Blog–How Do I Know I Have Received Sexual Consent?

17th December

Is touching okay? Is kissing okay? How do I know I’ve reached a limit? The answers lie in seeking and ensuring consent.



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.






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