Drinking in the Swedish gay and lesbian community. Author information Copyright and License information Disclaimer. For example, many lesbian and gay parents must deal with the realistic fear of custody battles over competency to raise children, homophobic remarks made to their children, and disclosing their sexual orientation to the children and others. Sexual orientation and substance abuse treatment utilization in the United States: Analyses of the National Survey on Midlife Development in the United States found that compared with heterosexuals, SM women and men more frequently reported both discrete discrimination events e. Based on GENACIS data, Wilsnack and colleagues reported that the prevalence of current drinking declined consistently with age in only a minority of the surveys for which 3 age groups were available. Likewise in New Zealand the number of cases was too small to find significant differences, although the tendency was for higher risk among lesbians and gay men.
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Future research must take into account the nuances of gender and gender identity, sexual orientation, and culture as well as economic and social resources. Association between self-reported childhood sexual abuse and adverse psychosocial outcomes: Kim BloomfieldDr.
These were exactly matched on country and gender, and propensity score matching on age, education and domicile was used through the matched-group-variable method [ 3132 ].