Julia Rothman for BuzzFeed News. So I decide to wake the place up a little. The second dinner session has just let out, and the Rendezvous Lounge which is as tacky as it sounds is overflowing with lesbians.
Award-winning film director Rachel Dax has called for more older lesbian women to be shown on screen. It was partly inspired by elderly gay people concealing their sexuality to avoid prejudice in care homes. Not all, but a lot of LGBT films with older characters are more male-focused.
Tell Congress to stop Rx greed and cut drug prices now. Researchers are discovering that a person's sexual orientation is not carved in stone. One such gobsmacking event happens when you unexpectedly fall in love with someone who never would have pinged your "relationship radar" before.
Carol is a romantic melodrama film directed by Todd Haynes. Set in New York City during the early s, Carol tells the story of a forbidden affair between an aspiring female photographer and an older woman going through a difficult divorce. Carol had been in development sincewhen Nagy wrote the first draft of the screenplay. British company Film4 Productions and its then-chief executive Tessa Ross financed development.
Life had begun to feel like one long, straight-couple dinner party. Sex was scary at first, because it felt like starting again. But you feel your way around it, you work it out as you go.
A new University of Washington study finds that lesbian, gay and bisexual older adults are more likely than heterosexuals to suffer chronic health conditions. Lesbian and bisexual older women are more likely than heterosexual older women to suffer chronic health conditions, experience sleep problems and drink excessively, a new University of Washington study finds. In general, lesbian, gay and bisexual LGB older adults were found to be in poorer health than heterosexuals, specifically in terms of higher rates of cardiovascular disease, weakened immune system and low back or neck pain.
Androphilia and gynephilia are terms used in behavioral science to describe sexual orientationas an alternative to a gender binary homosexual and heterosexual conceptualization. Androphilia describes sexual attraction to men or masculinity ; gynephilia describes the sexual attraction to women or femininity. The terms are objectively used for identifying a person's object of attraction without attributing a sex assignment or gender identity to the person.
Unfortunately those questions were not asked. The results were predictable enough: the average Maxim hottie is 28, the average Autostraddle hottie is As Allure suggests, for some lesbians, a subscription to non-normative beauty standards could also play a role.