Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) have been increasing among gay and bisexual men. Recent increases in syphilis cases have been documented across the country. In 2008, men who have sex with men (MSM) accounted for 63% of primary and secondary syphilis cases in the United States. MSM often are diagnosed with other bacterial STDs, including chlamydia and gonorrhea infections. Continue reading
I have witnessed a great deal of damage from sex-reassignment. The children transformed from their male constitution into female roles suffered prolonged distress and misery as they sensed their natural attitudes. Their parents usually lived with guilt over their decisions—second-guessing themselves and somewhat ashamed of the fabrication, both surgical and social, they had imposed on their sons. As for the adults who came to us claiming to have discovered their “true” sexual identity and to have heard about sex-change operations, we psychiatrists have been distracted from studying the causes and natures of their mental misdirections by preparing them for surgery and for a life in the other sex. We have wasted scientific and technical resources and damaged our professional credibility by collaborating with madness rather than trying to study, cure, and ultimately prevent it.
[a significant article, that may surprise you, coming from the source it does]
Experiment that convinced me online porn is the most pernicious threat facing children today: By ex-lads’ mag editor MARTIN DAUBNEY
By Martin Daubney in the Daly Mail online
The moment I knew internet pornography had cast its dark shadow over the lives of millions of ordinary British teenagers will live with me for ever.
I was sitting in the smart drama hall of a specialist sports college in the North of England with a fantastic reputation. Continue reading
[BCPTL note: In British Columbia , under the Infants Act, a young teenaged girl can come home having had an abortion as a result of a school referral to an abortion-providing agency, and her parents need not have been informed, nor their consent obtained. They need not even be given a chance to counsel their daughter. Why do British Columbians stand for this?]
[ The following is the wording of the regulation adopted by Surrey School District at its meeting on June 20, 2013. See: "District Adopts Comprehensive Anti-homophobia Regulation" and links at the end of that article. ]
8 May 2012 but still interesting reading
This is the most extensive insight into how China’s school standards compare with other countries
By James GallagherHealth and science reporter, BBC News
The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) attacks the immune system
The number of gay and bisexual men being diagnosed with HIV in the UK reached an “all-time high” in 2011, according to the Health Protection Agency (HPA). Continue reading