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In her book “Finding a Way,” champion triathlete, horse rescuer and leukemia thriver Siri Lindley gives you tools to triumph.
From structural barriers and binary patient forms to gendered diseases, “queer cancer” can be fraught with bias and bad assumptions.
An influential author and out lesbian, Susan Love advanced innovative ideas on breast cancer as well as hormone replacement therapy.
A new survey also finds that one third of LGBTQ cancer patients and survivors experienced discrimination in health care settings.
LGBTQ disparities exist in cervical cancer prevention—including HPV vaccines—and in rates of anal cancer, notably among those with HIV.
Information and resources catering to their identities may address disparities and help LGBTQI+ people better navigate cancer care.
Young nonheterosexual female cancer survivors are nearly twice as likely to experience anxiety as their heterosexual counterparts.
Researchers think that higher use of tanning beds may drive this difference between gay and bisexual men and heterosexuals.
Studies show lesbians are less likely to get Pap smears than heterosexual women. But HPV can happen to anyone.
The founder of the National LGBT Cancer Project discusses the community’s unique challenges—and how to overcome them.
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