63% of cancer doctors don’t feel they can adequately care for trans patients

transgender cancer doctorWhen trans people die of cancer, it isn’t just the disease that kills them.

Author: Gwendolyn Smith

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Only 20 U.S. states use this proven method of reducing suicides among gay, lesbian & bi youth

LGB youth, suicide, bullyingThere’s a simple but effective way to curb LGB youth suicides, so why aren’t more states doing it?

Author: Gwendolyn Smith

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Only 20 U.S. states use this proven method of reducing suicides among gay, lesbian & bi youth

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Stop blaming PrEP for the increase in STI rates. It’s not true.

Thanks to apps like Grindr, gay men are having more sex than ever. And that means more chances to catch an STI.

Author: Gwendolyn Smith

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