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L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center Company Profile

12:09 EDT 23rd June 2018 | BioPortfolio

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: www.lagaycenter.org.


News Articles [488 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

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

Related MedlinePlus Pages: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Health

One Key Factor Raises Gay and Lesbian Teens' Suicide Risk

TUESDAY, Feb. 27, 2018 -- Teens who are gay or lesbian but engage in heterosexual sex are at higher risk of a suicide attempt, new research suggests. "These findings are a wakeup call," said lead inve...

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...

Romantic relationships buffer gay and lesbian youth from emotional distress

(Northwestern University) Lesbian and gay youth showed significantly less psychological distress and were buffered against the negative effects of bullying and victimization when they were in a relati...

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...

Sex education doesn't reflect real-life realities of lesbian and bisexual girls

(University of British Columbia) Most lesbian and bisexual girls don't know they can get sexually transmitted infections (STIs) from other girls, because sex education is mostly designed for their str...

Knowledge gap about safe sex could place lesbian and bisexual girls at increased risk for STIs

Most lesbian and bisexual girls don't know they can get sexually transmitted infections (STIs) from other girls, because sex education is mostly designed for their straight peers. This knowledge gap c...

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PubMed Articles [596 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Lesbians and tech: Analyzing digital media technologies and lesbian experience.

The rise of the popular Internet has coincided with the increasing acceptance, even assimilation, of lesbians into mainstream society. The visible presence of lesbians in the tech industry and in digi...

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...

Experiences of a gender non-conforming lesbian in the "ladies' (rest)room".

Public restrooms in U.S. culture are highly gendered, politicized, problematic spaces. Gender non-conforming lesbians may feel especially at risk for various forms of harassment or policing by other o...

Social network: evaluation of the support or containment contexts of lesbian mothers.

To evaluate the social network of lesbian mothers, from the social contexts of support or restraint.

Clinical Trials [1613 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...

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...

Digital Star: HIV Prevention for Youth in Mental Health Treatment

Teenagers in mental health treatment are at greater risk for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections. This greater risk comes from many factors, some of which are related to poor emo...

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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