The LGBT Health & Development Program

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Research Blog—Queer in the South: Risk, Resilience, and Movement for Change

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17th December

The South is home to millions of LGBTQ people in the US who face health inequities and stressors but are working for change every day.

Research Blog—Why Marriage Equality Matters to Your Health

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26th June

Marriage equality is now the law of the land. How does this affect your health?

Know Your Status! Get Tested at Vida/SIDA!

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27th January

Do you know your HIV status? Get tested for free at Chicago’s community clinic Vida/SIDA!

Transgender and gender nonconforming individuals (age 14-30) needed for health research!

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18th December

Contribute to transgender and gender nonconforming health research by completing an online survey. Chance to win $50!

Medication Adherence Mediates the Relationship between Adherence Self-efficacy and Biological Assessments of HIV Health among those with Alcohol Use Disorders

11th October

Cognitive interventions aimed at facilitating adherence self-efficacy may be effective in improving medication adherence and HIV health.

Youth Blog – Adolescent Health: WHO, What, and Why

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30th August

The World Health Organization (WHO) is asking adolescents to contribute to their health report. Let them know what matters to LGBTQ youth!

Research Blog – Support Matters in Coming Out

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27th August

Researchers wondered if parental support upon coming out had any association with LGB health. What did they find? Support matters.

Sexual health information seeking online: A mixed-methods study among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender young people

23rd August

Study reveals motivations and limits of seeking online sexual health information among a diverse sample of LGBT youth.

“Centro de tu Noche” ¡Lanzamiento de nueva iniciativa de pruebas del VIH!

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22nd February

New Testing Initiative Launched! “Centro de tu Noche”

First At-Home HIV Test in Drug Stores Now

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14th November

OraSure has released the first-ever at-home HIV test to increase access to quick, reliable testing, and individuals’ awareness of HIV status.

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