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NIH Designates Sexual and Gender Minority Populations as a Health Disparity Population for Research

Today the National Institutes of Health announced the formal designation of sexual and gender minorities as a heath disparity population for purposes of NIH research. The term "sexual and gender minorities" includes lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people. Today's announcement is an important step towards ending the devastating health disparities facing LGBTQ people across the nation.
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