Well-Being Among Older Gay and Bisexual Men and Women in England: A Cross-sectional Population Study

Lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) older people present an under-represented population in research, with limited research citing higher prevelance of depression, loneliness, rejection, and overall poorer health and well-being outcomes. Our study compares well-being, defined as quality of life, life satisfaction, sexual satisfaction, and depression, among LGB people with their heterosexual peers'.
Source: Journal of the American Medical Directors Association - Category: Health Management Authors: Tags: Original Study Source Type: research

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Publication date: Available online 18 November 2019Source: The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyAuthor(s): Z Malihi, Z Wu, CMM Lawes, J Sluyter, D Waayer, L Toop, K-T Khaw, CA Camargo, R ScraggABSTRACTWith increasing numbers of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) investigating potential health events of vitamin D supplementation, a better understanding is required of the risk factors for adverse events and for study withdrawals. This analysis aimed to identify baseline risk factors of reporting an adverse event in a multi-year randomized double-blinded placebo-controlled trial of vitamin D supplementati...
Source: The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
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Source: Quality of Life Research - Category: Health Management Source Type: research
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