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Trans teens face higher sexual assault risk when schools restrict bathrooms

(Reuters Health) – Transgender adolescents may be less likely to be sexually assaulted when they can use school bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity rather than their sex assigned at birth, a U.S. survey suggests. The survey of 3,673 trans and nonbinary teens in American middle schools and high schools found that… Read More »

Electronic cigarette users face higher risk of heart attack, study shows

Electronic cigarette users face a higher risk of having a heart attack than those who do not use such products, recent research suggests. According to findings to be presented next week at the annual meeting of the American College of Cardiology in New Orleans, people who smoked electronic cigarettes, or vaped, every day were 34… Read More »