Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health. This will allow researchers and policy makers to accurately characterize LGBT health and disparities. Sexual and Gender Minority Clearinghouse. To assist program planners in the development of interventions for the most appropriate target groups, we sought to improve the knowledge on these 2 aspects. Women's Health USA
To assist program planners in the development of interventions for the most appropriate target groups, we sought to improve the knowledge on these 2 aspects.
Weight Status and Sexual Orientation: Differences by Age and Within Racial and Ethnic Subgroups
Gay and Bisexual Men's Health. At current age, White gay and bisexual men had significantly lower BMI and fewer were overweight compared with their heterosexual counterparts. Logistic regression model 2 was adjusted for nativity, education, income, insurance, and current age centered at 18 years i. Davidson M, Knafl KA. Sexual orientation disparities in weight status in adolescence: Social determinants affecting the health of LGBT individuals largely relate to oppression and discrimination. Sexual orientation and estimates of adult substance use and mental health:
Using a prospective cohort of gay and bisexual men residing in Pittsburgh, we performed a semi-parametric, group-based analysis to identify distinct groups of trajectories in body mass index slopes over time from to and then correlated these trajectories with a number of psychosocial and behavioral factors, including sexual behaviors. Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. The health, health-related needs, and lifecourse experiences of transgender Virginians. How useful is body mass index for comparison of body fatness across age, sex, and ethnic groups? Multivariable linear and logistic regressions are adjusted for nativity, education, income, insurance, and current age centered at 18 years i. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med.