Year: 2003 Source: 55p. SIEC No: 20031366

This document explains why LGBT people have particular health needs & provides available evidence from Scottish research as well as transferable evidence from other studies. It considers current gaps, activity & initial recommendations that will be useful for health workers, policy makers & Scotland’s LGBT population. Health issues reported include: health service access, mental health, sexual health, reproductive health, HIV, addictions, eating disorders, transgender health, domestic violence, & other key social determinants. (46 refs)