How to use Sexual-orientation in a sentence
You are confident about your sexual orientation.
Dating websites are now available for individuals of all walks of life and may distinguish on grounds of wealth, religion, or sexual orientation.
However, to extend this argument to sexual orientation raised two issues.
When modeling the spread of HIV it is vital to subdivide the population by sexual orientation and drug use.
Research by a professor at Marshall University, Chris LeGrow, found that 70% of workplace jokes focused on making fun of coworkers based on age, weight and sexual orientation.Advertisement
Teenagers who are just coming to terms with their sexual orientation can find comfort in these girls who have faced the same struggles.
Rumors circulated that Ripa's remark was "homophobic," since Aiken has in the past refused to answer questions regarding his sexual orientation.
His autobiography, Out of Sync, covers the first portion of his career and his initial struggles with hiding his sexual orientation.
While celebrity sexual orientation is generally not an issue, the premise of Tila Tequila's MTV reality series, based on her being bisexual, was somewhat compromised when news hit that she is really straight.
By the teenage years, most children have an established sexual orientation of heterosexual, homosexual, or bisexual.Advertisement
If indicated, take the child to a psychotherapist with expertise and tolerance for issues related to gender identity and sexual orientation.
Parents in same-sex relationships may have concerns regarding custody issues due to their sexual orientation.
Yet most studies of teen suicide have not been concerned with identifying sexual orientation.
These feelings can include loneliness, rejection, and awareness of one's gay or bisexual sexual orientation.
A functional speech disorder has no connection with a person's sexual orientation.Advertisement
They are part of a trio of classifications referred to collectively as sexual orientation.
A majority of researchers believe sexual orientation is most likely determined by a combination of factors.
Much research suggests sexual orientation is set in early childhood.
They may urge their child to change their sexual orientation or urge them to keep their sexuality secret.
Gay and bisexual adolescents may need psychological help in dealing with their sexual orientation.Advertisement
The vast majority of experts say this counseling should be supportive and not seek to change the child's sexual orientation.
Counseling that offers emotional support may be helpful for teens who are uncomfortable with their sexual orientation.
Most gay and bisexual youth seen by pediatricians and other healthcare providers will not raise the issue of sexual orientation on their own.
Therefore, healthcare professionals should raise issues of sexual orientation and sexual behavior with all adolescent patients or refer them to a colleague who can these issues, according to the AAP.
Coming out-The process by which gays and bisexuals become public or tell others about their sexual orientation.Advertisement
However, to have a solid case for taking legal action, the person filing the suit must be a member of a protected class based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, and/or sexual orientation.
These personal ads are necessarily short, but at least you have a starting point for possibly finding someone you'll have something in common with beyond your sexual orientation.
Services that connect individuals of a particular religion, ethnicity, gender and sexual orientation are the most common.
Next, you can narrow down things more depending on your sexual orientation as well as your cultural background and even your religion.
Most of the dating services will allow you to specify your sexual orientation before you begin browsing.Advertisement
At that time, people with nonconforming sexualities suffered community isolation and were even abused in some cases, making it necessary to keep one's sexual orientation a closely guarded secret.
Nude yoga classes tend to include 10-to-20 people with many different body types, fitness levels, ethnicities, and sexual orientation.
It's also important to avoid inquiring about disabilities, family status, and sexual orientation.
From their perspective, the song was homophobic in that it suggests that same sex relationships between females are experimentation or frivolous rather than a sexual orientation that everyone should take seriously.