Health, HIV & Addiction Topics in the LGBT Community
2.6K views | +0 today
Follow
Health, HIV & Addiction Topics in the LGBT Community
Bringing you the latest in trends, treatments and information related to overall health, HIV and addiction topics in the LGBT Community - www.PinkieB.com/HIV  |  www.GayRelevant.com  |  www.PinkieB.com
Curated by Matt Skallerud
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Matt Skallerud
Scoop.it!

LGBT teens use e-cigarettes more than straight peers, survey says

Ohio teens who described themselves as gay, lesbian or bisexual were far more likely to say they had vaped or smoked in the past 30 days than their straight or questioning counterparts in surveys taken during the 2016-2017 school year.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matt Skallerud
Scoop.it!

How the CDC Is Failing Transgender Youth

How the CDC Is Failing Transgender Youth | Health, HIV & Addiction Topics in the LGBT Community | Scoop.it
A CDC survey found nearly 1 in 4 gay and bisexual students have attempted suicide. But the agency doesn't track transgender youth.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matt Skallerud
Scoop.it!

DoSomething.org and truth® Partner With Actor Dexter Darden for #MyBigRegret

DoSomething.org and truth® Partner With Actor Dexter Darden for #MyBigRegret | Health, HIV & Addiction Topics in the LGBT Community | Scoop.it

Latest Campaign from DoSomething.org will Call Attention to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Decision Not to Ban Menthol

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matt Skallerud
Scoop.it!

Professor receives $400,000 to study tobacco, cannabis use by LGBT young adults

Professor receives $400,000 to study tobacco, cannabis use by LGBT young adults | Health, HIV & Addiction Topics in the LGBT Community | Scoop.it
Ian Holloway will study the frequency and intensity of use among sexual and gender minority young people.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matt Skallerud
Scoop.it!

Youth against AIDS presents first international campaign for the World AIDS Conference 2018

Youth against AIDS presents first international campaign for the World AIDS Conference 2018 | Health, HIV & Addiction Topics in the LGBT Community | Scoop.it

The educational initiative Youth Against AIDS (YAA) is enforcing the role of the youth in the fight against HIV/AIDS. As official partner of this year’s World AIDS Conference, 300 youth activists will represent their generation’s interests in summer in Amsterdam. The campaign plays around with common misperceptions and mobilizes youths to volunteer.

more...
No comment yet.