Sexual activity

Sexual activity

Seniors and aging: sexual activity

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Health Canada
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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the benefits of maintaining sexual activity as we age, and looks at the challenges and health risks.

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ISBN 0662439791
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Series: It's Your Health

Early sexual intercourse, condom use and sexually transmitted diseases

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Statistics Canada
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Summarizes two studies: one on early sexual intercourse, and one on sexual intercourse, condom use and sexually transmitted diseases among older teens and young adults.

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Sex after menopause

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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Looks at some of the challenges to fulfilling sexual activity after menopause.

Sexual practices, risk perception and knowledge of sexually transmitted disease risk among lesbian and bisexual women

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Jeanne M. Marrazzo
Patricia Coffey
Allison Bingham
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Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Documents that many lesbian and bisexual women believe only heterosexual women are likely to become infected with a sexually transmitted infection (STI). Finds that many of these women do not take protective measures with their female partners.

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ISSN 15386341
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Includes bibliographical references.

Sex? A healthy sexuality resource

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Janis Wood Catano
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Nova Scotia Office of Health Promotion
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides information for teens about sexuality, relationships and healthy sexual choices.

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ISBN 0888718519

Trends in sexual risk behaviors among high school students: United States, 1991 to 1997 and 1999 to 2003

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Advocates for Youth
Publication Date: 
2004
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Washington, D.C.

Describes a decline of 11% in students who had sex between 1991 and 1997, when comprehensive sexuality education was more prevalent. Finds that from 1999-2003, when funding for abstinence-only education increased, there was no significant decline.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Sexual health

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Lisa Hansen
Janice Mann
Sharon McMahon
Thomas Wong
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BMC Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
London, UK

Reviews some issues in the sexual health of Canadian women in adolescence and later life, with a focus on behaviour, knowledge and needs. (From Women's Health Surveillance Report: A Multidimensional Look at the Health of Canadian Women)

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ISSN 14726874
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Includes bibliographical references.

Sexuality, fertility, pregnancy and inflammatory bowel disease

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Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada (CCFC)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Examines the impact that inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and its treatment can have on sexuality, fertility, and pregnancy.

Making healthy sexual decisions

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Center for Young Women's Health, Children's Hospital Boston
Publication Date: 
1999-2004
Publication Place: 
Boston, MA

Aims to give information in making healthy sexual decisions. Talks about what you need to know if you are sexually active or are thinking about becoming sexually active, talks about who you should talk to about birth control and STD protection. Also has other information.

Reproductive questions and answers for cancer survivors: a guide for teens

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Center for Young Women's Health, Children's Hospital Boston
Publication Date: 
1999-2004
Publication Place: 
Boston, MA

Talks about hormones and ovaries, premature ovarie failure, fertility and pregnancy, fertility treatments, other fertility issues, and sexual relationships after cancer. Avaliable in html and pdf.

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