Over 15, young gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender youth visit the sites each month; many visit repeatedly. The Queer Sex Ed Intervention. Lesbian, gay and bisexual students may not enjoy the right to education because of an unsafe climate created by peers or educators in schools. The following violations have been documented in all parts of the world:. Limited information exists on cigarette smoking prevalence among transgender people; however, cigarette smoking prevalence among transgender adults is reported to be higher than among the general population of adults. I have a right to be who I am, and I am willing to fight for it.
Several European Union laws offer protection from discrimination based on sexual orientation and additional requirements refer to the human rights situation in accession countries.
The following are research-based steps parents can take to support the health and well-being of their LGB teen:. The right to physical and mental health is at conflict with discriminatory policies and practices, some physicians' homophobia, the lack of adequate training for health care personnel regarding sexual orientation issues or the general assumption that patients are heterosexuals. When you feel confident, the best person to tell is the person that you believe will accept you and love you for who you are. In her influential book Sexual Fluidity, psychology professor Lisa M. People who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender LGBT include all races and ethnicities, ages, and socioeconomic groups, and come from all parts of the U.