Inclusion cutouts The American Medical Association and 30 other medical groups oppose the move and warned the Trump administration that its plan would put LGBTQ patients at risk. (Photo: Shutterstock)

LGBTQ patients will likely have a tougher time of it in seeking treatment, in the wake of the Trump administration’s repeal of protections put in place under the Obama administration.

A regulation that not only forbids discrimination based on sex but also specifically protected LGBTQ patients has been rewritten to eliminate the latter provisions, according to Politico.

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Marlene Satter

Marlene Y. Satter has worked in and written about the financial industry for decades.

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