Archive for lgbt cancer

GMHC, Malecare and Out With Cancer supports increased funding for prevention and treatment of anal cancer among gay men. Read More→

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Our Appropriations Request Is Moving!! Ask Your Senator to Sign On in Support of an LGBT Question on the National Health Interview Survey Read More→

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Today, April 1,  is the last day that Representatives can sign on to the request for the $2 million necessary to add a question on the LGBT population Read More→

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Research has suggested that government guidelines should be revised to ensure more lesbian women are screened for cervical cancer. Read More→

“Lesbians, or women who partner with women, are not at an increased risk for breast cancer due to their sexual orientation but Read More→

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Lesbian and Gay cancer survivors need to stay healthy, in all ways. Read More→

Categories : Prevention
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Anal Cancer in Gay and Bisexual Men

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Anal cancer has been reported in our Gay and Bisexual community by Malecare, since 1998. Read More→

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First reported on LGBT Cancer on April 2, 2008, http://lgbtcancer.com/chris-walsh-lesbian-health-campaigner-wins-victory-for-herceptin-financing/ Read More→

Categories : Research
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Is there a prevailing idea that cancer patients are mostly older folks?  Read More→

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A young woman who shaved off her hair in tribute to a friend who died of cancer has told how she was subjected to taunts and abuse for being bald. Read More→