Affirming marriage rights affirms equality while improving mental and physical health outcomes among many same-sex couples. Tobacco use among sexual minorities in the USA: In addition, hospitals have begun to critically assess standardized language across medical forms for inclusivity of transgender and gender-nonconforming people. There is little question that life on campus has generally improved for LGBTQ students since the days of secret and immediate expulsion of students suspected of same-sex attraction. Modern Am. Currently, the federally funded Personal Responsibility Education Program PREP aims to bring more culturally sensitive, science-based sex education programs into schools.
Showing of 1 reviews. The relationship between suicide risk and sexual orientation: There are no federally protected rights to employment non-discrimination, and the application of Title IX protection against discrimination for transgender students is currently under review in the U. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.
Given uneven legal protections for LGBTQ students it is incumbent on institutions to create and maintain policy environments that ensure full inclusion and prohibit discrimination.