Not Yet Equal: The Health of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Youth in BC

Not Yet Equal: The Health of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Youth in BC

This report takes a closer look at the health of LGB youth, their life experiences, and risk behaviours across all three Adolescent Health Surveys.

Author: Elizabeth Saewyc , Colleen Poon , Naren Wang , Yuko Homma , Annie Smith Source: The McCreary Centre Society Website: http://www.mcs.bc.ca Origin Country: Canada Publish Date: 2007 Publication City: Vancouver Languages: .Resource Type: , .Resource Topics: , , , .Target Audiences: , . Last Modified: 2018-08-23

This report takes a closer look at the health of LGB youth, their life experiences, and risk behaviours across all three Adolescent Health Surveys. This report reveals both hopeful and worrying trends, fewer than expected differences between rural and urban LGB youth, and ongoing health disparities for LGB teens compared to their heterosexual peers.