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Youth Blog—Remembering LGBTQ Women in STEM

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23rd October

For LGBT History Month, we ask: Do you know about these LGBTQ women in the Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics fields?

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—Queer Women in Beauty Pageants

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7th October

Women of many sexualities and genders have conquered pageant crowns and stereotypes. These women show how visibility matters.

Research Blog – Out in the Country: Experiences of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Mothers

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27th August

Rural LGB mothers experience challenges in family planning and parental rights, but show resilience in the face of minority stress.

Youth Blog – Queer Women & HIV: Is There Really a Risk?

26th August

When you think of groups at risk for HIV, queer women don’t always come to mind. They can, however, be at risk.

Exploring Alcohol-Use Behaviors Among Heterosexual and Sexual Minority Adolescents: Intersections With Sex, Age, and Race/Ethnicity

22nd May

Alcohol use disparities among youths examining potential differences moderated by sex, age, or race/ethnicity.

Research Blog – Gender Expression and Butch/Femme Identities for Sexual Minority Women

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9th January

Complex representations of gender expressions and identities are often overlooked but are important to understanding minority stress.

Sexual Orientation and Fluctuating Asymmetry in Men and Women

27th December

Elevated levels of developmental stress linked to shifts in sexual orientation, but not connected to sex-atypical prenatal hormones.

Research Blog—Sexual Assault and Problematic Drinking in Bisexual Women

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15th November

Bisexual women may be at increased risk for sexual assaults over their life spans, especially when problematic drinking behaviors occur.

Who Are Your Favorite LGBT Couples?

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3rd September

The IMPACT Program has been asking young LGBT couples, “Who are your role models for having a healthy relationship?”

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