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What You Need to Know about the National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Updated to 2020

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Today, 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV and the most recent national estimates point to areas where further improvements are needed. ...
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American College of Physicians Publishes Fenway Guide to LGBT Health, Second Edition

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The American College of Physicians released the second edition of The Fenway Guide to LGBT Health during its annual scientific meeting. ...
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Women: It’s Time to Educate Your Health Care Providers

It’s 2015, but LGBT invisibility is still a problem in the health care setting. I know of what I speak. I’m a family nurse practitioner who is a lesbian.
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It’s 2015, but LGBT invisibility is still a problem in the health care setting. I know of what I speak. I’m a family nurse practitioner who is a lesbian. ...
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Anti-Conversion Therapy Resolution Introduced by Congresswoman Speier

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Conversion therapy has been rejected as a valid medical practice by organizations like the American Psychological Association for over 40 years. ...
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AIDSWatch 2015 Honors Scott Schoettes, John East

John East will be honored at AIDSWatch 2015
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Lambda Legal’s HIV Project Director Scott Schoettes and plaintiff John East received the Positive Leadership Award at AIDSWatch 2015. ...
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Federal Job-Protected FMLA Rights Extended to Same-Sex Married Couples

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Workers in legal, same-sex marriages will now have the same rights as those in opposite-sex marriages to federal job-protected leave under FMLA. ...
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New Reports Find Discrimination, Economic Vulnerably, Health Disparities in Transgender Community

Two new reports shine a light on the health and economic disparities affecting the transgender community.
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In a year when transgender Americans are experiencing unprecedented visibility in the State of the Union address, two new reports detail severe disparities. ...
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LGBT Health Service Providers: Are You on the List?

Garden State Equality (GSE) is launching a program to map out where the LGBT-friendly health service providers are in New Jersey - and then plan to expand.
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Garden State Equality (GSE) is launching a program to map out where the LGBT-friendly health service providers are in New Jersey - and then plan to expand. ...
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Judge Rules Conversion Therapy Group Can’t Claim Homosexuality a Disorder

SPLC Plaintiffs Benjamin Unger and Chaim Levin
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Conversion therapy is rejected by all major American medical, psychiatric, psychological and professional counseling organizations. ...
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New Study Shows Coming Out as LGBT in School Contributes to Well-Being

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A new study shows LGBT youth who come out at school have significantly lower levels of depression with higher levels of self-esteem and life satisfaction. ...
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