Category Archives: Health

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One third of LGBT students are subject to abuse

31% of lesbian, gay and bisexual student respondents and 45% of trans respondents said that they had experienced a hate incident in a new study published by the National Union of Students.

Evan Rachel Wood: ‘I didn’t even know bisexuality was a thing’

True Blood star Evan Rachel Wood has revealed how she felt “terrified” about her sexual orientation because no-one would talk about bisexuality.

Majority of women may be bisexual

New research from the United States suggests that the majority of women experience same-sex attraction.

£10,000 for Reading LGBT centre

Councillors from all parties in Reading unanimously backed a motion to provide local charity Support U with accommodation and funding.

Lesbian parents under fire for delaying trans daughter’s puberty

A lesbian couple in the United States are facing media scrutiny after agreeing to provide their 11-year-old daughter with hormone blockers.

Gays and lesbians at risk of a lonely old age

A YouGov survey, commissioned by campaign group Stonewall, predicts health and housing problems in the future for the lesbian, gay and bisexual population.

Gay men can now give blood in UK

Men who have sex with other men are no longer banned for life from giving blood.

GO.GO to curate women’s tent at Brighton Pride

GO.GO festival organisers have announced an eclectic line-up of solo artists, bands and DJs for the women’s area at Brighton Pride on Saturday 13th August.

LBT women students at greater risk of sexual violence

New figures released by the National Union of Students indicate that over one third of women students who identify as lesbian, bisexual and/or trans (LBT) are the victims of a sexual assault.

North American OutGames underway in Canada

The second North American Outgames runs until 31 July and will feature cultural and conference events as well as sporting competitions. The next International Outgames will be held in Antwerp, Belgium in August 2013.