Home > Sex > Sexual diversity Sexual diversity All sections in Sex » Great Sex » Safe sex » Problems » Relationships » Sexual Diversity » Sex News » Tools and quizzes » Great Sex Guides » Sex tips Transgender no longer to be classified as mental disorder Transgender is currently classified as a mental disorder in both of the world’s main diagnostic manuals, but things are changing, a new study found. Check Are you a sex addict? » Ask Sexologist » Join Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for sex? » SEE: What happens to your body during sex? How porn addiction can affect your sex life Not all cultures think kissing is cool Not only is romantic kissing not the norm in most cultures, some find it uncomfortable and even flat-out repulsive. Transgender not caused by hormone imbalance Transgender people have a different gender identity than the one they were given at birth, but their hormones are consistent with their assigned gender. LGB adults more likely to engage in unhealthy behaviours A study found that that lesbian, gay and bisexual adults experience significant health disparities, likely due to minority stress. The world celebrates International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia “It matters not who you love, where you love, why you love, when you love or how you love. It matters only that you love.” – John Lennon Teen painted red for being gay A teenage boy tried to commit suicide after a group of boys poured red paint all over his body after harassing him for being gay. The verdict is in: homosexuality is not a choice Being gay is part of the normal range of human sexuality, shows a new report that also states it’s not a mutation, but rather very much like the genetic regions that determine the colour of your hair. Few US doctors knowledgeable about LGBT health The US government recently described a shortage of healthcare providers culturally competent in lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) health. Gay rights pioneer Axel Axgil dies Axel Axgil, whose struggle for gay rights helped make Denmark the first country to legalise same-sex partnerships, has died at 96. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Keep an eye on your vision Which skin products are better, ‘medical grade’ or ‘over-the-counter’? Win 1 of 6 R5000 cash prizes Win Skin Renewal voucher Live healthier Exercise benefits for seniors » Working out in the concrete jungle Even a little exercise may help prevent dementia Here’s an unexpected way to boost your memory: running Seniors who exercise recover more quickly from injury or illness When sedentary older adults got into an exercise routine, it curbed their risk of suffering a disabling injury or illness and helped them recover if anything did happen to them. No relief for MS » Drug shows promise against MS in mouse study Vitamin D may slow multiple sclerosis Obesity in girls tied to higher MS risk Exercise may not lower women's risk of MS A Harvard study showed no evidence to support the idea that exercise lowers the risk of multiple sclerosis.