Information on health care issues that are specific to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer community. Additional health resources...
Coming Out of Cancer: Writings from the Lesbian Cancer Epidemic
RC281.W65 C645 2000
The Crisis of Desire: AIDS and the Fate of Gay Brotherhood
RA644.A25 H373 1999
In the Shadow of the Epidemic: Being HIV-Negative In the Age of AIDS
RC451.4.G39 O34 1995
A Gay Man's Guide to Prostate Cancer
RC280.P7 G39 2005
Gateways to Improving Lesbian Health and Health Care
RA564.87 G38 1998
Lesbian Health: Current Assessment and Directions for the Future
The Advocate Guide to Gay Men's Health and Wellness
The Lesbian Health Book: Caring for Ourselves
Gay and Lesbian Medical Association
"The Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA) is the world's largest and oldest association of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) health care professionals." Patients can find health care providers and information on health resources that specifically target the needs of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community.
Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Health information from Medline Plus
Information from the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health for LGBT individuals on health-related research, journal articles, organizations, and health concerns.
CDC: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health
Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on LGBT health issues for patients and health care providers.
Lesbian Health Research Center
"LHRC is dedicated to improving the health of lesbians, bisexual women, transgender people, and our families." This web site provides health information on a variety of topics, from breast health to depression to coming out tips, and also offers advice on what to ask your doctor.
Center For Minority Health
The University of Pittsburgh's Center for Minority Health aims "to improve the health and wellbeing of racial and ethnic minority populations by eliminating health disparities." In addition to racial and ethnic minority groups, the Center for Minority Health also serves other underrepresented populations such as the GLBT community. The organization focuses on research and advocacy for improving health care to underserved people.
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health: Center for Research on Health and Sexual Orientation
The Center's goal is to improve the health of LGBT individuals by providing a venue for research on sexual minority health needs. Find information on research projects that are currently taking place and informative resources and web sites on the subject.
Ten Things Gay Men Should Discuss With Their Health Care Providers
The University of Pittsburgh's Department of Public Health has compiled this list of health concerns that are specific to gay men, to help facilitate discussion with their health care provider.
Ten Things Lesbians Should Discuss With Their Health Care Providers
The University of Pittsburgh's Department of Public Health has compiled this list of health concerns that are specific to lesbians, to help facilitate discussion with their health care provider.