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Jennifer Tyrrell of Bridgeport, Ohio, hugs Pascal Tessier, of Kensington, Maryland. (Photo by Stewart House/Getty Images)

Md. Teen Achieves Eagle Scout Milestone, Likely 1st Openly Gay Member To Do So

Change is coming quickly to the Boy Scouts of America.

02/11/2014

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Steroid Use Much Higher Among Gay and Bi Teen Boys

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.

02/03/2014

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Boy Scouts Open Ranks to Gay Youth on Jan. 1

The Boy Scouts of America will accept openly gay youths starting on New Year’s Day, a historic change that has prompted the BSA to ponder a host of potential complications — ranging from policies on tentmates and showers to whether Scouts can march in gay pride parades.

12/29/2013