Health Experts Urge WHO to Remove LGB...

Health Experts Urge WHO to Remove LGBT 'Disorders' From ICD

There are 128 comments on the EDGE story from Jul 3, 2014, titled Health Experts Urge WHO to Remove LGBT 'Disorders' From ICD. In it, EDGE reports that:

As the World Health Organization and the United Nations prepare to release a new edition of their International Classification of Diseases guidelines in 2017, health experts have asked them to review and/or remove several "disorders" that stigmatize the LGBT community as sick.

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Clarence

American Fork, UT

#1 Jul 3, 2014
That's right, remove THE TRUTH under the pressure from liberals and militant homosexual activists just as they did with the DSM.
Jumper The wise

Morgantown, KY

#2 Jul 3, 2014
Who?

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#3 Jul 3, 2014
Clarence wrote:
That's right, remove THE TRUTH under the pressure from liberals and militant homosexual activists just as they did with the DSM.
And your heath care credentials are?

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#4 Jul 3, 2014
Jumper The wise wrote:
Who?
World Health Organization

I do believe they know more than idiotic trolls.

Since: Dec 08

El Paso, TX

#5 Jul 3, 2014
Clarence wrote:
That's right, remove THE TRUTH under the pressure from liberals and militant homosexual activists just as they did with the DSM.
That same sex marriage law in Utah must have driven you nuts huh?
WHO

Las Vegas, NV

#6 Jul 3, 2014
WasteWater wrote:
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And your heath care credentials are?
Of course, the homosexuals think being queer is a credential.
It''s like a while back, circumcision was a hot topic.
The gays thought they were the experts on circumcision, because they were gay.
And being gay, they would thus be the experts on all things penile.
Rainbow Kid

Alpharetta, GA

#7 Jul 3, 2014
WHO wrote:
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Of course, the homosexuals think being queer is a credential.
It''s like a while back, circumcision was a hot topic.
The gays thought they were the experts on circumcision, because they were gay.
And being gay, they would thus be the experts on all things penile.
Its hard work
.
But SOMEBODY has to do it ;o)

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#8 Jul 3, 2014
WHO wrote:
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Of course, the homosexuals think being queer is a credential.
It''s like a while back, circumcision was a hot topic.
The gays thought they were the experts on circumcision, because they were gay.
And being gay, they would thus be the experts on all things penile.
Nice rant bro. Sorry I have little interest in your neurosis.

Again. What are your health care credentials?
Rainbow Kid

Alpharetta, GA

#9 Jul 3, 2014
Clarence wrote:
That's right, remove THE TRUTH under the pressure from liberals and militant homosexual activists just as they did with the DSM.
You don't actually tell girls your name is 'Clarence'; do you?
WHO

Las Vegas, NV

#10 Jul 3, 2014
WasteWater wrote:
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Nice rant bro. Sorry I have little interest in your neurosis.
Again. What are your health care credentials?
Well, I have a Medicare card, for starters.

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#11 Jul 3, 2014
WHO wrote:
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Well, I have a Medicare card, for starters.
Sorry, that doesn't count.

Since: Dec 08

El Paso, TX

#12 Jul 4, 2014
WHO wrote:
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Well, I have a Medicare card, for starters.
No doubt you put that on your resume as one of your life accomplishments.
Wondering

Tyngsboro, MA

#13 Jul 4, 2014
WasteWater wrote:
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And your heath care credentials are?
If the disorders are removed will they go away?
It didn't work for homosexuality. The story says that homosexuality, by itself, isn't a disorder. It just has a whole laundry list of disorders associated with it. As for credentials, WHO has them. Who are these "health experts?"
Belle Sexton

Santa Cruz, CA

#14 Jul 4, 2014
Wondering wrote:
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If the disorders are removed will they go away?
It didn't work for homosexuality. The story says that homosexuality, by itself, isn't a disorder. It just has a whole laundry list of disorders associated with it. As for credentials, WHO has them. Who are these "health experts?"
Shall we discuss the "laundry list" of medical disorders associated with heteros? It's pretty much the entire ISCD and DSM and Merck Manual.

You do realize that space may prove to be problematic.
Latter Day Taints

Philadelphia, PA

#15 Jul 4, 2014
Wondering wrote:
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If the disorders are removed will they go away?
It didn't work for homosexuality. The story says that homosexuality, by itself, isn't a disorder. It just has a whole laundry list of disorders associated with it. As for credentials, WHO has them. Who are these "health experts?"
You mean like the need to rape women is strongly associated with being a heterosexual male?

Or do you mean like being a homophobic closet case is strongly associated with being "religious"?
Latter Day Taints

Philadelphia, PA

#16 Jul 4, 2014
WHO wrote:
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Of course, the homosexuals think being queer is a credential.
It''s like a while back, circumcision was a hot topic.
The gays thought they were the experts on circumcision, because they were gay.
And being gay, they would thus be the experts on all things penile.
Not a peep about male genitalia until you introduced it.

I can't quite fathom how you can be so clueless about your evident fixations.
Latter Day Taints

Philadelphia, PA

#17 Jul 4, 2014
W.H.O. must deal with a lot of backwards, theocratic, undeveloped countries. That's why it's decades behind on this issue.

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#18 Jul 4, 2014
Wondering wrote:
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If the disorders are removed will they go away?
It didn't work for homosexuality. The story says that homosexuality, by itself, isn't a disorder. It just has a whole laundry list of disorders associated with it. As for credentials, WHO has them. Who are these "health experts?"
Homosexuality and other sexual variances never were disorders in the first place. The health experts are the ones who practice medicine. That's why they have experience in these matters and make these decisions.
Wondering

Tyngsboro, MA

#19 Jul 4, 2014
WasteWater wrote:
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Homosexuality and other sexual variances never were disorders in the first place.
If I were you that's what I would say. Yes they are.

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#21 Jul 4, 2014
Wondering wrote:
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If I were you that's what I would say. Yes they are.
You say so. What are your credentials?

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