Condoms, Kids, and the ACA – All in this week’s RoundUp

This week’s LGBTQ health and wellness update…

LGBT HealthLink, The Network for Health Equity

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices, in a partnership with blogger Scout, LGBT HealthLink and researcher Susana Fajardo,
brings you a round up of some of the biggest LGBT wellness stories from the past seven days. ForScreen Shot 2014-01-28 at 12.59.01 PM more LGBT Wellness visit our page dedicated to the topic here.

Abnormal Eating Differs by Sexual Orientation

A new study of disordered eating, or abnormal eating habits, among teens found that bi and gay boys had higher rates of disordered eating than straight boys. Straight and lesbian girls had about the same rates. Interestingly: questioning and bi teens had the highest rates of all.

Does Your Neighborhood Affect HIV Testing?

A recent study found that for young gay and bi men living in a disadvantaged neighborhood, living near to an AIDS service organization and being accepted by the community all increased the likelihood of getting an HIV test. Now, if only…

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