Are you a bisexual teen wondering about your health, sex life or what it means to be bi? If so, this is the place to find information!
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Bisexual individuals are sexually and romantically attracted to people of the opposite gender and people of the same gender. Bisexuals can be male or female.
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There are a lot of myths about what it means to be bisexual. These include things like bisexuality is just phase
, bisexuals are promiscuous, and bisexuality doesn't exist.
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A lot of people think that bisexuality is just a phase that someone will grow out of. Many bisexuals disagree. So do researchers.
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A lot of teens experiment
with same gender experiences. Sometimes this means that the teen is gay, lesbian or bisexual. But sometimes it doesn't.
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Sometime people think only girls, not guys, can be bisexual. However it is totally possible to be a bisexual male!
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The phrase "bi-curious" refers to people who are interested in having a same gender sexual experience without necessarily labeling their sexual orientation as bisexual.
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According to UrbanDictionary, the word Heteroflexible refers to: "A person who identifies themselves as primarily heterosexual but can find the same sex sexually appealing."
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Being gay curious and questioning
both refer to people who have questions about their sexuality orientation or gender identity. Some people question whether they are GLBT. Others question whether they are straight.
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Tila Tequila is the stage name of Tila Nguyen, the star if MTV's A Shot At Love With Tila Tequila. The premise of the show was that Tila, a self-identified bisexual, was on a quest to find love from among both male and female contestants.
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Sex is a big issue for a lot of gay, lesbian and bisexual teens, and there is a huge range of experiences among young GLBT individuals. Things like deciding whether to have sex, fantasizing, and figuring up who you are attracted to, are all issues that come up frequently.