heterosexual

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heterosexual

1. a person who is sexually attracted to the opposite sex
2. of or relating to heterosexuality
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Data from national population-based surveys were analyzed to estimate the percentages and numbers of persons with indications for PrEP in each of three transmission-risk populations: MSM, heterosexually active adults, and persons who inject drugs.
Some scholars have even documented the relationship of this type of homophobic harassment among heterosexually identified young men to the sorts of school shootings that have plagued our country in recent years.
As predicted, young adult heterosexually active males in the current sample who used strategies such as verbally suggesting the importance of using a condom to protect against STIs or directly communicating their desire to use a condom reported higher condom use consistency than those who did not employ these strategies as often.
Not the Australian gay couple who worked for the institutional church; not the lesbian woman who had been in a religious community but was ultimately rejected because of her sexual orientation; not the gay man who had been heterosexually married for most of his life and came to know and accept his gay identity much later; not the mother who counts the Sunday collection in her parish and loves her gay son; not the 24-year-old who is struggling to understand their own gender identity; not the lesbian politician who came to realize that she needed to hear Jesus voice, not the hierarchy's, in discerning, "Can I be a good Catholic and a lesbian?
I also don't want to belong to some euphemistic category devised for the kind of pride politics that claims to be fighting heterosexually phallocratic white privilege, whatever on earth that is.
36% female) heterosexually active, single students from a northeastern university in the United States, with an average age of 23 years.
The video showed models in dresses whose cobwebbed bodices and fraying edges, accessorized with black rose petals and the odd tattoo, suggested not heterosexually coupled bliss but a small sorority of blase Miss Havishams.
Formative research also guided the development of a social marketing campaign designed to increase condom use and HIV/STI testing in heterosexually identified men who have sex with both men and women (Matinez-Donte et al.
In the second experiment, researchers used a modified form of the VRC01 antibody, known as VRC07, and challenged the mice with an HIV strain known to be heterosexually transmitted among people.
Nearly half of all diagnoses in 2011 were acquired heterosexually.
transmission among older women point to the reality: Heterosexually active females are particularly vulnerable to H.
The new CDC guidance addresses issues of pregnancy and safety for heterosexually active adults at very high risk of contracting HIV via sex.