Sexual orientation and mental and physical health status: findings from a Dutch population survey.

@article{Sandfort2006SexualOA,
  title={Sexual orientation and mental and physical health status: findings from a Dutch population survey.},
  author={Theo G M Sandfort and Floor C. Bakker and François Georges Schellevis and Ine Vanwesenbeeck},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2006},
  volume={96 6},
  pages={
          1119-25
        }
}
OBJECTIVES We sought to determine whether sexual orientation is related to mental and physical health and health behaviors in the general population. METHODS Data was derived from a health interview survey that was part of the second Dutch National Survey of General Practice, carried out in 2001 among an all-age random sample of the population. Of the 19685 persons invited to participate, 65% took part in the survey. Sexual orientation was assessed in persons aged 18 years and older and… CONTINUE READING

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