HOW DOCTORS CAN GET LGBT TEENS TO OPEN UP

When doctors talk to teens about sex, only about three percent of them do so in a way that encourages LGBT teens to discuss their sexuality, a new study reports.

“Physicians are making their best efforts, but they are missing opportunities to create safe environments for teenagers to discuss sexuality and their health,” says lead investigator Stewart C. Alexander, an associate professor of consumer science at Purdue University who focuses on health communication.

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