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Issues Impacting LGBTQ Youth
A survey by The Trevor Project looked at issues affecting LGBT+ youth and the effect of these issues on mental health. The survey found that unsurprisingly anti LGBT+ hate and anti transgender laws had a large effect on mental health.

Humanistic and Economic Burden of Conversion Therapy Among LGBTQ Youths in the United States
A study found that conversion therapy is very bad for mental health and loses the US $9.23 billion a year.

Large-scale GWAS reveals insights into the genetic architecture of same-sex sexual behavior
A study found that there were many genes linked to people being homosexual. This is another piece of data showing being gay is not a choice.

Genetic Link Between Gender Dysphoria and Sex Hormone Signaling
A study found there are multible genes linked to being transgender. This shows being transgender is not a choice and has deeper causes.

Measuring Sex, Gender Identity, and Sexual Orientation
A report on measuring LGBT+ identity that gives recommendations on how to collect LGBT+ data in the medical world.

National Survey on LGBTQ Youth Mental Health 2021
A survey on LGBT+ youth mental health.

Abolishing legal sex status: The challenge and consequences of gender-related law reform
A report on the ramifications of abolishing legal gender.

Social Media Safety Index
GLAAD report on the safety of social media for LGBT+ people.

Accelerating Acceptance 2022
GLAAD report on LGBT+ discrimination.