Due to small sample sizes, it is not possible to disaggregate the non-white groups. New Brunswick, NJ: Similarly, as discussed further below, experiences across the life course differ according to the time period in which individuals are born. Sign In Sign Out. The committee believes it is essential to emphasize these differences at the outset of this report because in some contemporary scientific discourse, and in the popular media, these groups are routinely treated as a single population under umbrella terms such as LGBT. Thus, this framework reflects the committee's belief that the health status of LGBT individuals cannot be examined in terms of a one-dimensional sexual- or gender-minority category, but must be seen as shaped by their multiple identities and the simultaneous intersection of many characteristics. HHS U.
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There is also supporting evidence for the validity of this model for transgender individuals.