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Understanding the connection between minority stress and identity development in self-identified and questioning lesbians
Using a minority stress framework, this study examined the relationship between internalized homophobia, perceived discrimination, concealment, experience of prejudice events and identity development in lesbians. The purpose ...
Major disasters, stress, and GI symptoms: The September 11th tragedy and its effect on persons with irritable bowel syndrome
Conventional wisdom and anecdotal evidence suggest that life stressors precede exacerbation of gastrointestinal symptoms in patients diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). However, research supporting this hypothesis ...