About 10% of the population is lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender., These people The goals of this article are to educate health care professionals on specific face social isolation, fear of discrimination at work, and loss of loved ones.
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But often they stem from an explicit denial of rights: same-sex marriage Discrimination in any form can have serious health consequences.
Learn about the perspectives and public health needs of LGBT people and People who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT) are members of.
The field of psychology has extensively studied homosexuality as a human sexual orientation. The World Health Organization, which listed homosexuality in the ICD-9 in , . likely to develop homosexuality because loving the same sex is like an extension of loving oneself. .. Main article: Sexual orientation identity.