Qureshi H, Walker A. There is a paucity of research documenting the influences of race, ethnicity, geography, and socioeconomic status on older LGBT individuals. Roberts and colleagues surveyed women, comparing various cardiovascular risk factors between self-identified lesbians aged 40 and older residing in California and their self-identified heterosexual sisters closest in age. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 311 Supplement Women and Health40 3
Some transgender people who were not visibly gender role nonconforming in childhood do retrospectively report cross-gender feelings in childhood, whereas others do not.
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