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Information to address health disparities that LGBT individuals face linked to societal stigma, discrimination, and denial of their civil and human rights (Healthy People 2020)


October 6, 2016 - National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities announces that sexual and gender minorities are formally designated as a health disparity population for NIH research. Full story.

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PubMed is a great place to start to find literature about Racism and Health. The following Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) are available to help you get started.

Puberty inhibitors
Sexual and gender minorities
Transgender persons

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