Tag Archives: bi health

It’s Bi Health Month

It’s March, and that means it’s Bisexual Health Awareness Month. Research in recent years has highlighted how bi people are likely to have worse mental and physical health than both gay and straight people alike. In the USA, the Bisexual Resource Center (BRC) celebrate Bisexual Health Awareness Month (BHAM) for the fourth consecutive year with the launch of a social […]

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Syphilis on the rise in London

You’re three times more likely to have syphilis if you live in London as in the rest of the country – and rates of infection are especially high among bi and gay men. New figures from Public Health England show that in 2015, nearly 3,000 cases were diagnosed in the capital, accounting for 56% of all cases in England (5,042). […]

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Bi men, self-harm and depression

Yet another research study has linked bisexuality in men to higher rates of depression and self-harm. The report in the Journal of Public Health looked at 5,799 men’s experiences in the UK, in the 2011 Stonewall Gay & Bisexual Men’s Health Survey. Research subjects were all attracted to men – most were only attracted to men but around one in […]

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