Tag Archives: Fenway Health

Study: Gay Male Teenagers Use Steroids Six Times More Than Straight Peers

Boston’s Fenway Institute, which provides health services to the LGBT community, has conducted a study on steroid use among gay teenagers. Via the Associated Press: Gay and bisexual teen boys use illicit steroids at a rate almost six times higher than do straight kids, a “dramatic disparity” that points up a need to reach out to this group, researchers say. ...

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New LGBT Health Center Opens In Boston

Fenway Health in Boston has opened what is thought to be the largest building ever built for a LGBT organization. Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino cut the ribbon as Fenway Health officially named its new 1340 Boylston Street home The Ansin Building at a ceremony attended by 200 people on Thursday, May 7. The 100,000 square foot, $60 million facility, ...

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