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LGBTQ+ Seniors: Information and News Articles: Article List:

Full list of articles and documents from the Sexual Diversity LGBTQ+ Seniors: Information and News Articles category. Though these articles may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

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LGBTQ+ Seniors Publications
Aging Neutralizes Sex Differences in the Brain thumbnail image.
Aging implies reduced amounts of resources are available for reproduction and other activities for both sexes, but competition between males means the cost of increased investment is more significant than for females.
Publish Date: 10th Aug 2022 - Updated: 5th Jan 2023
Senior LGB Suffer More Chronic Health Conditions than Heterosexual Women thumbnail image.
Study shows lesbian and bisexual older women more likely than heterosexual older women to suffer chronic health conditions, experience sleep problems and drink excessively.
Publish Date: 24th Aug 2017
Married LGBT Seniors are Healthier and Happier Than Singles thumbnail image.
Research finds married LGBT study participants report better physical and mental health, more social support and greater financial resources than singles.
Publish Date: 1st May 2017
New Findings Reveal Health and Aging Experiences of U.S. Senior LGBT thumbnail image.
Research revealed LGBT older adults are both resilient and at-risk, with higher rates of disability, cardiovascular disease, depression and social isolation.
Publish Date: 13th Feb 2017
PDA Efforts to Improve Aging Services for LGBT Seniors thumbnail image.
Training session to improve cultural competency inside aging services for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults.
Publish Date: 28th Jan 2017
Sexual Expression in Senior Living Communities thumbnail image.
Baby boomers are now on the brink of a new sexual revolution as senior zoomers begin moving into assisted living communities.
Publish Date: 10th Jan 2017
Calamus Foundation of NY Awards $1M to Expand SAGE Nationwide LGBT Elder Housing Efforts thumbnail image.
The national LGBT Elder Housing Initiative was launched in 2015 to combat widespread discrimination against LGBT older adults in senior housing.
Publish Date: 9th Jul 2015
Sex Talk: Joys of Sex & Advice Swapping thumbnail image.
Popularity of sex related discussions in senior online communities suggests alternatives for open and direct sex-related communication.
Publish Date: 30th Jun 2015
Sexual Frequency in Seniors thumbnail image.
Researchers analyzed the relationship between marital characteristics and sexual outcomes among 1,656 married adults ages 57-85.
Publish Date: 16th Feb 2015
Sex, Seniors and STDs thumbnail image.
While pregnancy is no longer an issue, seniors still need to be concerned about risk of sexually transmitted diseases.
Publish Date: 6th Feb 2015
Sex Lives of the Over 70's thumbnail image.
Older people are continuing to enjoy active sex lives well into their seventies and eighties.
Publish Date: 29th Jan 2015
National LGBT Older Americans Housing Initiative  thumbnail image.
SAGE panel discussion and media briefing Feb 3rd, 2015 to announce plans for national strategy to address LGBT elder housing needs.
Publish Date: 28th Jan 2015
Report Highlights Senior LGBT Needs thumbnail image.
Public Policy and Aging Report on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender aging, highlighting gaps in policy and research on senior LGBT.
Publish Date: 22nd Oct 2014 - Updated: 28th Jan 2015


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