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Smoking Rates Are Higher in the LGBTQ Community; Can More Inclusive Data Help?

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    Tobacco Is a Queer Issue. Cancer Is a Queer Issue
    A PSA on smoking and cancer by the National LGBT Cancer Network. Scout is the organization's executive director.Courtesy of National LGBT Cancer Network
    "Being LGBT can add additional stress to the whole cancer experience." -LGBTQI+ Cancer Survivor
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    Terri Wilder, M.S.W.

    Terri Wilder, M.S.W.

    Terri L. Wilder, M.S.W., has been part of the HIV community since 1989, and has been a reporter and writer for TheBody/TheBodyPro since 2007.