Tag Archives: Young

Transgender children sense their gender identities at young ages

(Reuters Health) – Transgender children may start to identify with toys and clothes typical of their gender identity from a very young age, a recent study suggests. And their confidence in their gender identity is generally as strong as that of cisgender children, whose identity matches their sex assigned at birth, researchers found. “Trans kids… Read More »

Epidural stuck in young mom’s back during childbirth, leaving her in ‘agonizing pain’ for days

Pixabay An 18-year-old Florida mother is currently recovering from a medical incident that left her in “agonizing pain” after an epidural was left stuck in her back for four days before it was eventually removed. Doctors at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, Fla., were unable to remove the epidural from Selena Gray’s back after she… Read More »

Why Do Young People Have Unsafe Sex? Research Reveals SHOCKING Reasons Why

Image is for representation only (Photo Credits: IANS) Toronto, March 19: Factors such as gender, sexual orientation and the desire to form lasting romantic relationships appear to influence sexual risk-taking among young adults, a new study suggests. The study, published in the Journal of Sex Research, categorised people into three groups — heterosexual men, heterosexual women,… Read More »

$50K Grant Toward an HIV and Sexual Health Program for Young Women

A program that bolsters leadership skills and sexual health education among young, low-income women of color in New York City received a $ 50,000 grant from The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation (ETAF) in partnership with Macy’s. Specifically, the grant was awarded to the AIDS Community Research Initiative of America (ACRIA) Centers at Gay Men’s Health… Read More »