Why safe spaces in health care matter for LGBTQ+ patients

PHOTO: A Pride flag waves before the game between the Seattle Sounders and the Portland Timbers at Lumen Field on June 3, 2023 in Seattle.

Andrew, a 39-year-old New Yorker who identifies as queer, says he got lucky with his first primary care provider, who was very queer friendly. “He was straight, but raised by two dads and created a very welcoming environment,” Andrew told ABC News of his former doctor. When his doctor moved, Andrew says he realized how … Read more