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  • Gay and bisexual men's resources

    If you identify as a gay or bisexual man, there are some resources that you may be interested in.

  • Gender glossary

    A list of different terms related to gender and their definitions.

  • Gender identity & expression

    “Gender” refers to the attitudes, feelings, roles and behaviors that a given culture or society associates with a person’s biological sex.

  • Gender-affirming surgeries

    Gender-affirming surgery changes a person’s sexual characteristics to better reflect their gender identity.

  • Gonorrhea

    Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by the bacteria Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Gonorrhea is the second most commonly reported STI in British Columbia. Gonorrhea can be found in the urethra (pee hole), vagina, rectum and throat. In rare cases, it can cause an infection in the eyes, skin and joints.