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Disability Sexuality: Sex and the Disabled Information Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Sexuality category.

Though some documents may have since been updated or revised they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

2017-07-29 : Gender Dysphoria in Adolescents and Adults : Information regarding gender dysphoria, a diagnosis that refers to people whose gender at the time of their birth is contrary to the one they identify with.
2015-07-01 : LGBT Health: People with Disabilities : Significant associations exist between sexual orientation and covariates of disability.
2014-10-10 : Chlamydia: Male and Female Symptoms and Treatment Information : Information regarding Chlamydia, a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that can infect both women and men.
2014-03-19 : Gonorrhea Rapidly Becoming Treatment Resistant : Due to emerging strains of drug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhea the CDC recommends uncomplicated gonorrhea be treated with antibiotic Ceftriaxone administered through injection.
2014-03-12 : Gender Identity Issues More Likely Among Children with Autism or ADHD : Study finds gender identity issues more likely among children with autism, attention deficit and hyperactivity problems and related disorders.
2013-12-10 : Persistent Sexual Arousal Syndrome : Information regarding Persistent Sexual Arousal Syndrome a medical condition that makes desire irrelevant and strips away psychological pleasure from sex leaving only the mechanics of arousal.
2013-04-05 : Sexuality - TBI and Rehabilitation : Critical review in Neuro-Rehabilitation highlights impact of TBI on sexuality and importance of rehabilitation strategies.
2012-11-20 : People with Disabilities and Sexual Assault : People who experience forms of disabilities may face limited options where escaping from abusive relationship is concerned.
2012-04-01 : Stress of Undressing in Public Places - Anxieties for Women : For women changing clothes in the locker room, disrobing, dressing, showering and being naked in front of others, can be very discomfiting.
2012-01-10 : Cancer and Fertility - Young Women Speak Up : Young cancer survivors are less likely to have biological children than non-cancer survivors mainly due to the effects of cancer treatments on future fertility.
2011-10-13 : Males with Disabilities 4 Times More Likely to be Sexually Abused : Researchers report men with disabilities more than four times more likely to be victimized by sexual assaults compared to men without disabilities.
2011-09-07 : How Songs About Sex and Sexual Lyrics Affect Children : Do sexualized lyrics in popular music have an impact on the sexual behavior and attitudes of adolescents.
2011-06-05 : Birth Control Pill for Men May Be Available Soon : Information regarding the development of what may be the first non steroidal oral contraceptive pill for males.
2011-05-24 : What Makes a Man Sexually Attractive - The Answer May Surprise You : Dramatic gender differences in how men and women rank sexual attractiveness of non-verbal expressions of commonly displayed emotions including happiness pride and shame.
2011-03-16 : Sexually Active Women Should Take Folic Acid Everyday : The Go Folic initiative will be launched at the House of Commons on Wednesday by the Association for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus.
2010-09-25 : U.S. Department of State Joins the Together for Girls Public-Private Partnership : The U.S. Department of State became an official partner of Together for Girls to end sexual violence against girls.
2010-08-27 : Diabetes Impairs But Does Not Halt Sex Among Older Adults : Many middle-aged and older adults with diabetes are sexually active according to a study.
2010-06-17 : Sex and Disabilities Information - Disability Sexuality : People with a disability may wonder whether they can have children or if their partners will stay with them.
2010-06-17 : How is Sexuality Affected by Spinal Cord Injury - Disability Sexuality : Sexual function is controlled by the central nervous system so injury to the central nervous system will affect sexual function.
2010-06-02 : Dr. Ruth - America's Charismatic Sex Therapist : Dr. Ruth widely known as an expert on sex and relationship therapy on cable TV show.
2008-06-08 : Museum of Sex Intimate Encounters : The Museum of Sex Intimate Encounters features photography which highlights disability does not prevent or preclude sexuality.
2008-02-21 : Sex and Personality Disorders : Our sexual behavior expresses not only our psycho-sexual makeup but also the entirety of our personality.

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