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LGBT topics in medicine are those that relate to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender access to health services. Wikipedia

  • LGBT movements in the United States

    Interwoven history of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and allied movements in the United States of America, beginning in the early 20th century and influential in achieving social progress for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and transsexual people. Political ideology and social movement that advocate for the full acceptance of LGBT people in society. Wikipedia

  • LGBT community

    Loosely defined grouping of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, LGBT organizations, and subcultures, united by a common culture and social movements. These communities generally celebrate pride, diversity, individuality, and sexuality. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Azerbaijan

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in Azerbaijan face legal and social challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents. Same-sex sexual activity has been legal in Azerbaijan since 1 September 2000. Wikipedia

  • Research shows that a disproportionate number of homeless youth in the United States identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender, or LGBT. Primarily a result of hostility or abuse from the young people's families leading to eviction or running away. Wikipedia

  • LGBT stereotypes

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) stereotypes are conventional, formulaic generalizations, opinions, or images based on the sexual orientations or gender identities of LGBT people. Increased reliance on generalizations. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Canada

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in Canada are some of the most advanced in the Americas and in the world. Same-sex sexual activity has been lawful in Canada since June 27, 1969, when the Criminal Law Amendment Act (also known as Bill C-150) came into force upon royal assent. Wikipedia

  • LGBT ageing

    LGBT ageing addresses issues and concerns related to the ageing of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. Older LGBT people are marginalised by: a) younger LGBT people, because of ageism; and b) by older age social networks because of homophobia, biphobia, transphobia, heteronormativity (the assumption that everyone is heterosexual), heterosexism (the privileging of heterosexuality), prejudice and discrimination towards LGBT people. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in the United States

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights in the United States have evolved in recent decades. However, LGBT Americans may still face some legal and social challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents, particularly in states with large conservative populations, such as in the Deep South; in rural areas; and in some Native American tribal nations. Wikipedia

  • LGBT culture

    Culture shared by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals. Sometimes referred to as queer culture , while the term gay culture may be used to mean "LGBT culture" or to refer specifically to homosexual culture. Wikipedia

  • LGBTQI health in South Korea

    The health access and health vulnerabilities experienced by the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning, intersex (LGBTQI) community in South Korea are influenced by the state’s continuous failure to pass anti-discrimination laws that prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. The construction and reinforcement of the South Korean national subject, “kungmin,” and the basis of Confucianism and Christianity perpetuates heteronormativity, homophobia, discrimination, and harassment towards the LGBTQI community. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Utah

    Rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in Utah are among the most extensive in the United States. Protective laws have become increasingly enacted since 2014, despite the state's reputation as socially conservative and highly religious. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in California

    Seen as one of the most liberal states in the U.S. in regard to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender rights, which have received nationwide recognition since the 1970s. Same-sex sexual activity has been legal in the state since 1976. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Albania

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in Albania face legal challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents, due in part to the lack of legal recognition for same-sex couples in the country and prevailing negative attitudes about LGBT persons throughout society, although LGBT persons in Albania are protected under comprehensive anti-discrimination legislation. Both male and female same-gender sexual activities have been legal in Albania since 1995, but households headed by same-sex couples are not eligible for the same legal protections available to opposite-gender couples, with same-sex unions not being recognized in the country in any form. Wikipedia

  • Anti-LGBT rhetoric

    Anti-LGBT rhetoric are themes, catchphrases, and slogans that have been used against homosexuality or other non-heterosexual sexual orientations in order to demean lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people. They range from the demeaning and the pejorative to expressions of hostility towards homosexuality which are based on religious, medical, or moral grounds. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Jamaica

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in Jamaica face legal and social issues not experienced by non-LGBT people. Legally punishable by imprisonment, though this law is no longer enforced and repeal is pending. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Illinois

    Seen as one of the most progressive states in the United States in regard to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights and often viewed as one of the most liberal states in the Midwestern United States. Same-sex sexual activity has been legal since 1962, after Illinois became the first U.S. state to repeal its sodomy laws. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in the Bahamas

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the Bahamas may face challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents. Legal in the Bahamas, there are no laws that address discrimination or harassment on the account of sexual orientation or gender identity, nor does it recognize same sex unions in any form, whether it be marriage or partnerships. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Texas

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, queer (LGBT) people in Texas face legal and social challenges and discrimination not faced by other people. Legal in the state. Wikipedia

  • LGBT student centers are administrative offices of a college or university that provide resources and support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) students. LGBT has expanded to LGBTQIA+ to include lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual and other identities. Wikipedia

  • LGBT tourism

    Form of tourism marketed to gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people. People might be open about their sexual orientation and gender identity at times, but less so in areas known for violence against LGBT people. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Israel

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in Israel are considered the most developed in the Middle East. Legalized in 1988, the former law against sodomy had not been enforced since a court decision in 1963. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Queensland

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in Queensland have advanced significantly from the late 20th century onwards, in line with progress on LGBT rights in Australia nationally. Private consensual sex between men has been legal in the state since 1991, with lesbian sexual acts never criminalised. Wikipedia

  • LGBT adoption

    Adoption of children by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender people. This may be in the form of a joint adoption by a same-sex couple, adoption by one partner of a same-sex couple of the other's biological child (step-child adoption), or adoption by a single LGBT+ person. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in the Maldives

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in Maldives face legal challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents. The Maldives law criminalises homosexuality and prescribes criminal penalties for same-sex sexual conduct and relationships. Wikipedia

  • List of LGBT firsts by year

    This list of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) firsts by year denotes pioneering LGBT endeavors organized chronologically. Openly LGBT people remain a demographic minority in most places. Wikipedia

  • Timeline of LGBT history, 20th century

    Timeline of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender history, in the 20th century. 1901 – On 8 June 1901 two women, Marcela Gracia Ibeas and Elisa Sanchez Loriga, attempted to get married in A Coruña (Galicia, Spain). To achieve it Elisa had to adopt a male identity: Mario Sánchez, as listed on the marriage certificate. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Mexico

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in Mexico have expanded in recent years, in keeping with worldwide legal trends. The intellectual influence of the French Revolution and the brief French occupation of Mexico (1862–67) resulted in the adoption of the Napoleonic Code, which decriminalized same-sex sexual acts in 1871. Wikipedia

  • Support and advocacy group for persons in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer/questioning LGBT community. Founded by Jordan Ess in 2013. Wikipedia

  • LGBT rights in Burkina Faso

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) persons in Burkina Faso may face legal issues not experienced by non-LGBT citizens. Same-sex sexual acts between men and between women are legal in Burkina Faso. Wikipedia

  • LGBT people in prison

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) prisoners often face additional challenges compared to non-LGBT prisoners. According to Just Detention International, LGBT inmates are "among the most vulnerable in the prison population". Wikipedia

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  • In 2001, he edited the first special issue on LGBT health in The American Journal of Public Health.Ilan Meyer-Wikipedia
  • After coming out as a transgender man during college, Cray began his career as a legal fellow and policy analyst with the National Coalition for LGBT Health, where he served as the lead researcher and author of the coalition's comprehensive report on LGBTQ veterans’ health.Andrew Cray-Wikipedia

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