Complex representations of gender expressions and identities are often overlooked but are important to understanding minority stress.
Elevated levels of developmental stress linked to shifts in sexual orientation, but not connected to sex-atypical prenatal hormones.
Bisexual women may be at increased risk for sexual assaults over their life spans, especially when problematic drinking behaviors occur.
The IMPACT Program has been asking young LGBT couples, “Who are your role models for having a healthy relationship?”
Dr. Chivers defines sexual fluidity as the tendency of bisexual or lesbian women to shift their sexual identity. However, while they may shift their identity Dr. Chivers does not think that the underlying sexual attraction is altered.
New national census data provides surprising statistics about same-sex households in the United States, including who and where they are.
QUEERING the SEXLAB: or: How studying queer women has revealed that straight women are the biggest mystery of all.
The IMPACT Program wants you to know 7 Stats about Condoms & Couples.
Why do women who have sex with women need birth control??? Many women who have sex with women also have sex with men, and those that do may be twice as likely as straight women to become pregnant. Check out the Bedsider website to learn about all your birth control options. You can select options based on their effectiveness, how party-ready they are, how well they work for STI prevention, and how easy they are to hide. Although the website isn’t designed for bisexual women, we think it has some great information for you. Check it out, and see what you think.
How much do you know about women’s health and sexuality? Do you know if lesbian and bisexual women face the same health risks as straight women? What are the ways that HIV is transmitted? How do you talk about sex with a partner? Find out how much you know by taking the Women’s Health and Sexuality Quiz below.
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