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14 March 2011

Kids adopted by gay couples thrive

Children adopted by gay or lesbian parents develop as well as those adopted by heterosexual couples, a new study has found.

Children adopted by gay or lesbian parents develop as well as those adopted by heterosexual couples, a new study has found.

"We found that children adopted by lesbian and gay couples are thriving," study leader Charlotte J. Patterson, a psychology professor at the University of Virginia, said in a university news release.

 
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