Here’s How Even A Drop of Queer Identity Increases Victimization – The Weekly Roundup Video is BACK!

Here’s this week’s LGBTQ health and wellness update…

LGBT HealthLink, The Network for Health Equity

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices, in a partnership with blogger Scout, LGBT HealthLink and researcher Susana Fajardo, brings you a round up of some of the biggest LGBT wellness stories from the past seven days. For more LGBT Wellness visit our page dedicated to the topic here

Even A Drop of Queer Increases Victimization

Researchers found survey respondents reporting they were “mostly heterosexual” are 47% more likely than exclusively heterosexual people to have experienced childhood sexual or physical violence, abuse, or neglect.

JAMA Dermatology Issues Call To Action On Gay Male Skin Cancer

One more study just came out showing queer men were up to twice as likely to report skin cancer versus non-queer men. The study’s findings were so alarming that JAMA Dermatology, a scientific journal focused on skin health, issued a call to action.

Not Passing Can Hurt Health For Trans People

A new study

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