GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality presents Top 10 Lists to discuss with your healthcare provider. You are the best advocate for your healthcare needs.
GLMA's mission is to ensure equality in healthcare for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) individuals and healthcare providers.
Top Ten Issues to Discuss with Your Healthcare Provider
LGBT people have some unique health needs and concerns. Unfortunately, many healthcare providers don’t fully understand these issues, so it’s important to take charge of your health by asking your healthcare provider about the health matters that may apply to you.
The health issues listed in the factsheets are identified as most commonly of concern for LGBT people. While not all of these items apply to everyone, it is wise to be aware of these issues. The following lists will help you communicate even more effectively with your healthcare provider:
- 10 things Lesbians Should Discuss with Their Healthcare Provider
- 10 Things Gay Men Should Discuss with their Healthcare Provider
- 10 Things Bisexuals Should Discuss with their Healthcare Provider
- 10 Things Transgender Persons Should Discuss with their Healthcare Provider
Coming Soon: 10 Things Intersex Persons Should Discuss with their Healthcare Provider