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'Here It Goes': Coming Out To Your Doctor In Rural America

Nov 21, 2017
Details some of the fears faced by members of the LGBT community in seeking medical care in rural areas, especially as it relates to sexual health. Although the rural Californians interviewed did not face the discrimination they feared, their physicians had to do additional research in order to meet their medical needs. A local physician pointed out that doctors often don't get much education on LGBT health in medical school.
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Access · LGBT · Sexual and reproductive health · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · California