Obesity as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease: J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. Cahill S, Makadon H. Add Health also had a relatively large number of LGB respondents. Diabetes Few studies found differences in diabetes based on sexual orientation.
Differences were analyzed across four groups based on their sexual identities:
Sexual Orientation Disparities in Cardiovascular Biomarkers Among Young Adults
Global status report on noncommunicable diseases. Discrimination and unfair treatment: Hepatitis can cause serious health problems, including liver cancer, cirrhosis, liver failure, and even death. Data were drawn from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health Add Healthan ongoing nationally representative study of adolescents and young adults. Men who have sex with men have higher rates of depression and anxiety compared to others. The majority of included studies were cross-sectional analyses that used self-reported measures of cardiovascular disease. Psychological stress in childhood and susceptibility to the chronic diseases of aging: