Young sexual minority men need more info on HPV risks

Young sexual minority men need education about the risks, symptoms, and prevention of human papillomavirus (HPV), new research shows.

Michelle Edelstein-Rutgers | Feb. 12, 2020 | futurity
~4 mins   

Tags: health-and-medicine human-papillomavirus-hpv lgbtq sex sexually-transmitted-diseases vaccines

Who you know can open (or close) your mind to inequality

Interactions between people from advantaged and disadvataged groups can influence people's sense of inequality and support for social change.

U. Zurich | Jan. 30, 2020 | futurity
~4 mins   

Tags: society-and-culture identity lgbtq race-and-ethnicity social-lives

U.S. same-sex couples get marriage licenses without discrimination

A new study finds no evidence of systematic discrimination against same-sex couples seeking marriage licenses in the US.

Morgan Sherburne-Florida | Nov. 29, 2019 | futurity
~4 mins   

Tags: society-and-culture discrimination laws lgbtq marriage

Trans kids and cis kids are both sure of their gender

Cisgender children tend to gravitate toward the toys, clothing, and friendships stereotypically linked with that gender. Transgender children do the same, research finds.

Kim Eckart-Washington | Nov. 19, 2019 | futurity
~7 mins   

Tags: featured science-and-technology childrens-health gender identity lgbtq sexes transgender

Survey sheds light on fluid teen sexual orientation

"One takeaway here is that the process of sexual identity development is quite nuanced for a lot of teens."

Matt Shipman-NC State | Nov. 5, 2019 | futurity
~5 mins   

Tags: society-and-culture identity lgbtq teenagers

Half of Atlanta’s homeless youth experience trafficking

A new report on human trafficking in metro Atlanta indicates factors that place homeless youth at risk.

Anna Varela - Georgia State | Oct. 23, 2019 | futurity
~6 mins   

Tags: society-and-culture crimes foster-care homelessness lgbtq teenagers trafficking trauma young-adults

Here’s what people mean by terms like ‘privilege’

This podcast episode offers definitions and examples of the terms privilege, positionality, and intersectionality.

Lawrence Goodman-Brandeis | Oct. 15, 2019 | futurity
~1 mins   

Tags: society-and-culture gender identity lgbtq race socioeconomic-status

Huge mental health gap for gender minority college students

"There has never been a more important time for colleges and universities to take action to protect and support trans, genderqueer, and nonbinary students on campus."

Jessica Colarossi-Boston University | Aug. 21, 2019 | futurity
~7 mins   

Tags: health-and-medicine anxiety college-students depression gender higher-education lgbtq suicide transgender

Pregnant trans men need better health care

Transgender men who become pregnant face multiple obstacles to receiving appropriate health care.

Patti Verbanas-Rutgers | Aug. 15, 2019 | futurity
~5 mins   

Tags: health-and-medicine births depression gender lgbtq pregnancy transgender

LGBT bias can set in early for future doctors

More contact with LGBT people during medical school may reduce bias in new doctors, according to recent research.

Bill Hathaway-Yale | Aug. 13, 2019 | futurity
~2 mins   

Tags: health-and-medicine bias education lgbtq physicians

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