Tag: health disparities
A new IMPACT Program White Paper reports on eight areas where LGBT Youth in Chicago face health disparities – and how to take action.
The segment highlights the IMPACT Program’s recent publication on LGBT health disparities in Chicago, and features the experiences of two young leaders.
A brief look back at the 2012 LGBTQ Health and Wellness Conference.
Health literacy is a commonly overlooked but very important aspect of the relationship between an individual and their healthcare provider.
The article, “Study: Health Issues Afflict More LGBT Youths,” reviews IMPACT Program’s recent publication examining health disparities among LGBT youth.
About 5 percent of the total population identifies as LGBT, yet about 40 percent of the homeless population identifies as LGBT. We ask: Why?
Chicago organizations are hosting testing and awareness events across the city.
How does the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the constitutionality of the new health care reform law affect the LGBT community?
Suicide is an important public health issue — but how we talk about it matters.
An Ally’s Guide to Issues Facing LGBT Americans was created as an introduction for those who support and fight for LGBT equality