Health & Wellness

Using Sexual Orientation and Gender Expression Data in Research and Health Care
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Using Sexual Orientation and Gender Expression Data in Research and Health Care

The last time you went to a health care provider, whether it was for an ingrown toenail or a sexually transmitted infection, did the provider ask you questions about your sexuality or gender?

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Health disparities in the LGBT community

The LGBT community faces health disparities in both access to health care and quality of health care. We confront stigma from health care providers who may not understand our health concerns, or who may be too distracted by our sexuality or gender expression to be able to focus on our presenting concerns.