Jump to navigation Skip to main content. Gay and bisexual men have many of the same health concerns as men who are not gay or bisexual. For example, all men should maintain a healthy diet and body weight, exercise regularly, limit alcohol consumption, and avoid exposure to cigarette smoke.
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All colleges and universities claim to have campus pride. Believe it or not, most colleges and universities across the country are just now catching up to the academic, social, and mental health needs of the LGBTQ community. Thankfully, an increasing number of schools are ahead of the curve in creating a campus culture that not only protects its LGBTQ students, but allows them to thrive.
This is a list of gaylesbianand bisexual Americans in the U. Current members of Congress are shaded in gray. There has never been an openly transgender member of Congress.
The pageant contestants had already paraded about looking pretty in eveningwear. They had sweetly answered questions about helping their communities, and the panel of judges had carefully evaluated them as they stood on the stage. The stakes were high at the Mr.
HRC is working with other advocates to increase bi visibility and address the unique needs of the bisexual community. A bisexual person is someone who can be attracted to more than one gender, and studies show that as much as half of the lesbian, gay and bisexual population identify as bisexual. In other words, bisexual—— or bi —— people comprise the largest single group in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer LGBTQ community.
Take advantage of these resources to better serve all members of your communities. Most LGBT lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, and transgender older adults have experienced various forms of discrimination during their lives and may be reluctant to openly identify themselves as LGBT when they need help. They may have limited assistance and support from biological family members.