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The Talk: How Adults Can Promote Young People’s Healthy Relationships and Prevent Misogyny and Sexual Harassment

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Harvard University, 17 May 2017 This is the talk we need to have with young people. Many adults—especially parents—often fret about youth and the “hook-up culture.” But research suggests that far fewer young people are “hooking up” than we are commonly led to believe. This focus on the hook-up culture also obscures two much bigger issues that many young people appear to be...

Science & Health Scabies Research Breakthrough Will Help Remote Indigenous Australian Communities

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Gizmodo, 15/2/16 Australian researchers have used cutting-edge genome technologies to reveal the genetic makeup of a widespread skin parasite causing serious health problems in Aboriginal communities. The research team identified the genetic ‘map’ of the human parasitic scabies mite, accelerating research that could lead to new ways of preventing and treating scabies infestations and prevent...

Bisexual Adults Face Heightened Risk for Health Issues Including Cancer, STIs and Depression

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Human Rights Campaign, September 17, 2015 HRC’s research brief published today underscores a dangerous but largely hidden crisis – the striking physical, mental and sexual health disparities bisexual people face. The Health Disparities Among Bisexual People report, based on the most recent and reliable data available on bisexual health and released in partnership with the Bisexual...

Association Between Pornography Use and Sexual Risk Behaviors in Adult Consumers

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Association Between Pornography Use and Sexual Risk Behaviors in Adult Consumers: A Systematic Review Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, doi:10.1089/cyber.2014.0343. Abstract: The purpose of this review was to determine whether an association exists between sexual risk behaviors and pornography consumption. Consumption of pornography is common, yet research examining its link with...

Three new resources produced to explain intersex

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30 May 2014 ACON, May 30 2014 Three new resources have been produced to explain intersex to LGBT* people, the broader community, service providers and parents of intersex children. Read more The resources are available online here The resources are available online from OII Australia at www.oii.org.au a – See more at: The resources are available online from OII Australia at www.oii.org.au a...

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