A case study of the Oregon Insurance Division shows how statutes already on the books in every state give state policymakers the authority to end antitransgender discrimination in health insurance.
Kellan Baker interviews Dr. Claire Pomeroy and Dr. Edward Callahan about improving the health of gay and transgender Americans.
Transgender Americans and other underserved populations must be taken into account when states formulate their essential health benefits standards.
Better data collection will help policymakers and advocates better understand and address health disparities affecting the LGBT community.
Transgender health issues and the obstacles that transgender people face in accessing insurance coverage for even the most basic health care needs are widespread and must be addressed.
Last year’s repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell was a significant step forward for equality in the U.S. military, but change is needed to ensure gay and transgender veterans receive the heath care they deserve.
Donation limitations for men who have sex with men promote homophobic attitudes and inaccurate assumptions about gay men that prevent progress in the development of evidence-based policies and standards.
Jeff Krehely explains why the federal government needs to collect demographic data on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Russell Robinson of the University of California, Berkeley Law Working Group on HIV and Inequality and Aisha Moodie-Mills discuss the need for a holistic approach to eliminating racial disparities in HIV/AIDS treatment.
Kellan Baker explains why the gay and transgender community should care about the pending Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act.
Melissa Dunn and Aisha Moodie-Mills examine the state of gay and transgender communities of color in 2012.
Learn how health reform is helping gay and transgender individuals and their families.
Kellan Baker shows how the Affordable Care Act is making a difference for LGBT Americans.
Jerome Hunt examines the disproportionately high rates of substance use by gay and transgender people, which is a significant impediment to the health of this group.
Crosby Burns and Melissa Dunn detail the state of gay and transgender women in our society and our economy today.