Gay and transgender women have lower cancer survival rates, says study – Alltransinfo

Gay and transgender women have lower cancer survival rates, says study

Gay and transgender women in America are more likely to have lower cancersurvival rates, a new report has found.

The study, published in Cancer, found women who are sexual minorities were more likely not to have health insurance, as well as not have a personal doctor, avoid medical care due to costs, and be without an annual medical visit.

In contrast, men of all sexual orientations had similar access to care in respect to insurance status, having a personal doctor, and annual visits. 

Read More: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/gay-transgender-women-cancer-risk-heterosexual-lgbt-a8921831.html

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