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Newest National LGB Smoking Data Released

The sexual minority analysis from the latest National Adult Tobacco Survey data were published this week. In it we see LGB people smoke at rates 58% higher than others. Cigarette smoking rates were highest among bi women (over 100% higher than others). Sexual minority women also used e-cig, hookah, and cigars at more than 3x the rate of other women. Sexual minority men e-cig and hookah rates were also higher than other men.

Depression and Meth Use Higher for Men with Childhood Trauma

A study of queer men in South Florida found that men who…

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