LGBT Health Books



Some recommended reading for LGBT people about health and healtcare:

  • Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health, edited by Harvey J. Makadon, Jennifer Potter and Kenneth H. Mayer (American College of Physicians, 2007).
  • Health Care for Lesbians and Gay Men: Confronting Homophobia and Heterosexism, edited by K. Jean Peterson (Routledge, 1996).
  • Health Care Without Shame: A Handbook for the Sexually Diverse and their Caregivers, by Charles Moser (Greenery Press, 1999).  **Now also available free online.
  • Lesbian Health Book: Caring for Ourselves, edited by Jocelyn White and Marissa C. Martinez (Avalon Publishing Group, 1997).
  • Men Like Us: The GMHC Complete Guide to Gay Men's Sexual, Physical, and Emotional Well-Being, by Daniel Wolfe (Ballentine Books, 2000).