Our findings suggest Grindr’s relationship with body image is embedded in a complex web of causation that reflects the situated and emergent interactions between technology, user and environment. As such, efforts to minimize the role information technologies play in maintaining sexual orientation-based disparities in body image disorders must be equally adaptive.
The suicidal ideation rate significantly increased in nonheterosexual individuals affected by the same-sex marriage referendums in Taiwan.
In this narrative review, we aim to comprehensively summarize health considerations for transgender women and identify transgender women-related research areas that will provide answers to remaining unknowns surrounding trans women’s health.
Many transgender people in China feel forced to seek unregulated, risky treatments, or attempt dangerous self-surgery, because of laws and policies. A lack of professional information on hormone treatment, meanwhile, sees people to turn to the black market or online for drugs
“Experiences of discrimination and serious psychological distress go hand-in-hand, and both are associated with suicide thoughts and attempts among transgender people.”
Despite progress in national prevention strategies, one person dies by suicide every 40 seconds, the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Director-General lamented on Monday, highlighting key findings of the agency’s latest report on global suicide estimates.
MPact, in collaboration with Community Partners from around the world, is thrilled to announce the official launch of the 2019 Global Men’s Health and Rights Survey (GMHR 2019)!
Beijing LGBT Center study of transgender teens in China
Survivors describe a range of ‘conversion therapy’ tactics and groups targeting LGBTIQ people in Mexico – and how they’re fighting back.
This report draws on data from an extensive literature review, the first-ever global survey on the topic, and in-depth interviews with experts and survivors from various countries.
In many European countries, people who identify as transgender must have a mental health diagnosis to get their official records changed.
A South Carolina man who founded one of the nation's biggest conversion therapy ministries has something to say: he's gay.