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Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Teens: Facts for Teens and Their Parents

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This article from the American Academy of Pediatrics provides teens and parents information on sexual orientation and tips for talking about sexuality. This resource provides information regarding:

  • What is sexual orientation?
  • Definitions and frequently used terminology
  • Who’s gay?
  • Normality
  • Discussion topics/who to talk with
  • Resources helpful for coming out

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This resource created by American Academy of Pediatrics