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Study: Teen Pregnancy Risk Increases Among Bisexuals, Lesbians

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Study: Teen Pregnancy Risk Increases Among Bisexuals, Lesbians

Campus Safety, 3.19.18

The study, published in the journal Pediatrics and conducted by researchers at Harvard University, The Graduate Center of City University of New York, and San Diego State, set out to explore what factors contribute to young lesbian women being twice as likely and young bisexual women being five times as likely to have a teen pregnancy than heterosexual women, reports NBC News.The report, titled “Teen Pregnancy Risk Factors Among Young Women of Diverse Sexual Orientations”, collected data from 7,120 teens of all sexual orientations to examine teen pregnancy risks.

Submitted on: MAR 19, 2018

Category: GC Press Coverage | Psychology