Kerith Conron, Shoshana Goldberg
An estimated 1,171,000 LGBT adults ages 18-64 years old have Medicaid as their primary source of health insurance. While the majority of LGBT adults with Medicaid are employed, an estimated 542,000 may be at risk of losing coverage due to work or community service requirements that states may impose under guidance released on January 11, 2018 by the US Department of Health and Human Services.
Georgia laws that criminalize people living with HIV have resulted in 571 arrests from 1988 to September 2017. Preliminary analyses show some disparities in enforcement of the laws based on race, sex, geography, and underlying related offenses.
Bianca D.M. Wilson, Soon Kyu Choi, Jody Herman, Tara Becker, Kerith Conron
A new report provides the first look at data collected from the California Health Interview Survey, which for the first time measured gender expression and mental health indicators among California’s youth population.