American Adolescents Rejecting Their Sexual Orientation Have a 70% Higher Risk of Suicide

(Blogmensgo, gay blog March 26, 2018) A study by the American CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of Atlanta (Georgia), under the direction of Francis B. Annor and recently published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, shows that American adolescents who do not live their sexual orientation have a suicide risk of 46.3% [...]

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Japan to Become (a Little) More LGBT-friendly

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of February 13, 2018) On January 31st, 2018, the Japanese Minister of Health issued a decree banning hotels from discriminating their guests based on their sexual orientation or gender identity, and the city of Fukuoka is planning to soon recognize same-sex partnerships. Both of these news reports represent some, albeit small, progress [...]

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World AIDS Day 2017: Continued Concern

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of December 6, 2017) As every year since 1988, World AIDS Day was celebrated last Friday, December 1st. Aside from a number of positive comments about the subject in the media, there is also reason for concern. Contrary to common perceptions, HIV is not declining. ©who.int Certainly not a reason for major [...]

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