Dr. Justin J. Lehmiller – Same-Sex Marriage is Good for Gay and Lesbian Health

"The Sleepers" by Sophie Calle
“The Sleepers” by Sophie Calle

Two recent studies have documented some positive health changes among sexual minorities…

Same-sex marriage has been good overall for the health of persons who have taken advantage of it. However, there remains an important health disparity between persons involved in same- and other-sex marriages, and it appears that this disparity is even larger among women. Although more research is needed to understand why this disparity exists, there is now compelling evidence from several sources that same-sex marriage appears to offer a range of health benefits to the gay and lesbian community.

Dr. Justin J. Lehmiller | The Psychology of Human Sexuality | http://bit.ly/141ZrKU

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