Topics :: study

1 thru 10 of 11 Stories

Ask the Doc: Serodiscordant Couples and HIV Transmission

AIDS | By Howard L. Scheiner, MD/AAHIVS | Oct 24
In this installation of Ask the Doc, Dr. Howard Scheiner discusses the ramifications of a new study that found that HIV-positive guys with an undetectable viral load were not giving their partners HIV.

Aussie Study Suggest Kids of Same-Sex Parents Healthier, Happier

FAMILY | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 5
Children of same-sex parents enjoy better levels of health and wellbeing than others, a new Australian research suggests.

FDA Finds Heart Pacer-Zapper Benefits Women More

HEALTH | By Lindsey Tanner | Jun 24
omen with heart failure are less likely to get a special kind of pacemaker than men, but more likely to benefit from the device, a government analysis suggests.

Controversial Prof.: Gay Marriage Will Make Straight Men Want Anal

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 20
The professor who published a controversial and widely discredited study about same-sex parents and adopted children in 2012 is making headlines again this week for more bizarre claims about marriage equality.

LGBT Servicemembers at Greater Health Risk

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 27
Hunter College’s Center for HIV Educational Studies & Training’s study found that harassment, victimization, mental health, substance abuse and sexual risk behaviors face LGBT service members in the U.S. military.

Testosterone Treatments Linked with Heart Risks

HEALTH | By Lindsey Tanner | Nov 7
Testosterone treatments may increase risks for heart attacks, strokes and death in older men with low hormone levels and other health problems, a big Veterans Affairs study suggests.

Scientists: Having Older Brothers Raises Odds of Being Gay

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 5
Canadian scientists have found a link between having older brothers and being gay.

New Study: ’The Simpsons’ Helped Gay Men Come Out?

TELEVISION | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 1
A German academic finds that "The Simpsons" has helped gay men come out thanks to the show’s positive outlook on same-sex couples and homosexuality.

Who’s On Top? Study Says Clues In Your Face

CULTURE | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 10
A new study asks people if they think they can identify who tops and bottoms in a gay relationship.

Does Watching Porn Make Straight Men More Pro Gay?

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 27
Yes, says a sociology professor who published a controversial anti-gay parenting study. Mark Regnerus now claims not only are straight men who watch porn are more likely to support marriage equality, the more they watch, the more pro-gay they are.

1 thru 10 of 11 Stories