The Curbsiders: LGBT health Build your knowledge base to improve primary care for LGBT patients! This episode is chock full of clinical pearls and updates for LGBT health from SGIM presenters, Dr. Jenny Siegel (Boston University) and Dr. Megan McNamara (Louis Stokes Cleveland VAMC). They define common gender identity terms and provide tips on how to take a sexual history. You’ll develop an approach to the unique clinical concerns of LGBT patients and learn how to phrase medical information in a gender neutral framework. This is a must listen episode for all health care providers!
Contributor: Francesca CiminoJune 19, 2019Topics: /
washington post I’m transgender and can’t use the student bathroom. The Supreme Court could change that. Imagine having the private matters of the bathroom become a public matter of the Supreme Court. This is the experience of Gavin Grimm, a teenage transgender male, who recently came out to his family and transitioned to male before the new school year.
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slate_facebook_icon Why Doctors Need to Ask Patients about Sexuality and Gender Identity A patient’s history like sexual practices, gender-related surgery, identification, or plans for self-treatment, are all part of the larger picture of the patient’s life and health. This article highlights that providers cannot chose to ignore these practices any more than they can choose to ignore what medications their patients are currently taking and must take a complete history.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinOctober 28, 2016Topics: / Keywords: / /
TEDx Ash Beckham: We're all hiding something. Let's find the courage to open up. In this touching talk, Ash Beckham offers a fresh approach to empathy and openness. It starts with understanding that everyone, at some point in their life, has experienced hardship. The only way out, says Beckham, is to open the door and step out of your closet.
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amsus Military Considerations in Transsexual Care of the Active Duty Member
Contributor: Karlen BaderOctober 26, 2016Topics: Keywords: /
trans-military Transgender - at War and in Love Listen to two engaged service members share their stories about being accepted as transgender in the military.
Contributor: Karlen BaderOctober 7, 2016Topics: Keywords: /
national_lgbt_health_education_center_logo Achieving Health Equity for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) People
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top-health Top Health Issues for LGBT Populations Information & Resource Kit
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aafp-logo Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Health
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