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Cancer rates and risk factors among lesbian and bisexual women: an overlooked health disparity


This study compares rates of cancer and cancer risk factors among among Australian middle age women of varying sexual identity. In particular it examines the prevalence and incidence of cancer, cancer screenings and related risk factors including physical activity, BMI, smoking, alcohol use and dietary practices. Findings from this study will contribute to a better understanding of lesbian and bisexual women's cancer risk status.