L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center Company Profile

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Since 1971 the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center has been building the health, advocating for the rights and enriching the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. Our wide array of services and programs includes: free HIV/AIDS care and medications for those most in need; housing, food, clothing and support for homeless LGBT youth; low-cost counseling and addiction-recovery services; essential services for LGBT-parented families and seniors; legal services; health education and HIV prevention programs; transgender services; cultural arts and much more. Visit us on the Web at:

News Articles [506 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Rape and Violence Higher Among Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Teens

Gay, lesbian, and bisexual high school students are more likely to be assaulted or raped on a date.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Persons and Tobacco Use

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Lesbian, Bi Women More Likely to Develop T2DM at Younger Age

WEDNESDAY, May 9, 2018 -- Lesbian and bisexual (LB) women are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes at a younger age than heterosexual women, with the difference mediated by body mass index (BMI), ac...

Longest Study Yet Finds Adult Kids of Lesbian Moms Are Doing Fine

WEDNESDAY, July 18, 2018 -- Young adults raised by lesbian moms show the same mental well-being as those who grew up with heterosexual parents, a new study suggests. The findings, published in the Jul...

AHA: Lesbian and Gay Adults Should Take Heed of Their Heart Health

WEDNESDAY, March 21, 2018 (American Heart Association) -- Lesbian, gay and bisexual adults are more likely than heterosexuals to have poor cardiovascular health, according to preliminary findings from...

Lesbian, bisexual women may be more likely to develop diabetes due to stress

(San Diego State University) The team theorizes that behavioral factors alone do not fully explain lesbian and bisexual women's greater risk of obesity and type 2 diabetes, saying it may also be neces...

Mental Health No Different for Offspring of Lesbian Parents

WEDNESDAY, July 18, 2018 -- Mental health does not differ significantly between offspring with sexual minority parents from the community-based National Longitudinal Lesbian Family Study (NLLFS) and a...

Gains in Insurance Coverage Seen for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Adults

THURSDAY, Sept. 13, 2018 -- Lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) adults report continued problems affording care despite coverage gains offered by the Affordable Care Act, according to a study published i...

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Situating Cyberzone: Black lesbian identity in comics.

Cyberzone is a fitting place to start any discussion around Black lesbian identity in comics, as it is the first comic book that this researcher could find which features a Black lesbian female lead s...

Introduction: "Suffering Sappho!": Lesbian content and queer female characters in comics.

Comics have been an important locus of queer female identity, community, and politics for generations. Whether taking the form of newspaper strips, comic books, or graphic novels and memoirs, the medi...

Family violence against gay and lesbian adolescents and young people: a qualitative study.

To analyze the experiences of gay and lesbian adolescents and young people in the process of revealing sexual orientation to their families.

Substance Use Among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Questioning Adolescents in the United States, 2015.

To provide current national estimates of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and questioning (LGBQ) adolescents' (grades 9-12) substance use risks.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health: Obstetrician-Gynecologists' Training, Attitudes, Knowledge, and Practice.

Deficits in provider training may contribute to disparities impacting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and gender nonconforming (LGB-TGNC) individuals.

Clinical Trials [1692 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

HPV Self-Sampling for Cervical Cancer Screening Among Lesbian, Bisexual, and Queer (LBQ) Women

The proposed study will examine the implementation of a Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) self-sampling intervention for under screened LBQ women living in South Florida. The study will enroll p...

Reaching and Treating Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Cigarette Smokers

Smoking rates are significantly higher among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) populations compared to the general population. LGBT individuals may be at increased risk for e...

Tailored Smoking Cessation Intervention in Promoting Sexual and Gender Minority Smokers to Quit Smoking

This trial studies how well tailored smoking cessation intervention works in promoting sexual and gender minority smokers to quit smoking. A program that is specifically designed for the l...

LGBT Internet Based Smoking Treatment - 1

The overall goals of this line of research are to develop and evaluate innovative treatments for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) cigarette smokers and to understand the proc...

Evaluation of Functionnal Improvement After Spa Therapy in Fontcaude Center

Evaluation of functionnal improvement after spa therapy in Fontcaude center, for knee osteoarthrtis Background. Knee osteoarthritis is the first indication of spa therapy in rheumatology. ...

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L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center

Since 1971 the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center has been building the health, advocating for the rights and enriching the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. Our wide array of services an...

Gay & Lesbian Elder Housing

Growing Generations, LLC

Since 1996, Growing Generations has been a company passionately dedicated to the vision of creating life and, in the process, changing the world. Founded by gay and lesbian parents, our mission is sim...

Cigna Corporation and The University of Tennessee Medical Center

The mission of The University of Tennessee Medical Center, the region’s only hospital to achieve status as a Magnet® recognized organization, is to serve through healing, ...

The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is the leading national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth. Every day, The Trevor Project ...

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