Focus on LGBTQ Health

Focus on LGBTQ Health

This special issue of Real Health offers information on LGBTQ health and wellness.

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Laverne Cox

Wellness Warrior

The pathbreaking actress, producer and activist Laverne Cox wants Black LGBTQ people to be whole—physically, mentally and in the world.

Editor’s Letter

Stressing a Point

Recent findings show that trans women are twice as likely to die prematurely compared with their cisgender counterparts.


Maven Lee

Kiki With a Legendary HIV Advocate

Maven Lee shares his HIV story while promoting balls, serving runway and starring on reality TV.



Dialogue With DaBaby

After the rapper made stigmatizing remarks, HIV advocates wanted to “call him in instead of calling him out.” The outcome may surprise you...

Gwen and Davin Clemons

Like Mother, Like Son

HIV advocates Gwen and Davin Clemons, both LGBTQ ministers, got a shout-out from Lil Nas X.


Sarah Reneé Shaw

Good Health Care for All

Doctors’ implicit biases can be particularly destructive to their patients’ health outcomes.

Treatment News

therapist and patient psychotherapy

Care That Lets You Be You

The best mental health treatment for LGBTQ people begins with therapy that supports each person as an individual.


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