Back to Sexual health. It's normal to feel attracted to both girls and boys when you're growing up. Find out about coming out, safer sex, and how to deal with bullying if it happens to you. During puberty, you have lots of emotions and sexual feelings.
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Questioning your sexual orientation or gender identity can be difficult, often because of other peoples' attitudes. But it could help you make sense of feelings you've had for a long time. Whether you're straight, lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender, there's no reason not to feel confident and proud of who you are. Sexuality isn't just about sex, it's about your feelings, emotions, attractions and desires and how you express these.
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These articles are about special topics related to OCD and related disorders. For more general information, please visit our "About OCD" section. OCD, as we know, is largely about experiencing severe and unrelenting doubt. It can cause you to doubt even the most basic things about yourself — even your sexual orientation. Interestingly Swedo, et al. The most obvious form is where a sufferer experiences the thought that they might be of a different sexual orientation than they formerly believed.
Subscriber Account active since. I identify as a straight female. I enjoy watching porn when I masturbate, and have found myself enjoying a lot of gay and bisexual porn lately. Does that make me gay? We live in a world where nearly everything, from our clothing choices to how we speak, is presumed to offer clues into our sexualities.