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[Illinois] Artist wants to modify tobacco for hormone therapy

Ryan Hammond, who has been working at a community biohacking lab in Baltimore called BUGSS, hopes that one day trans folks will be able to grow their own hormone supplements. He’s currently trying to crowdfund $22,000 for “Open Source Gendercodes,” the
Chicago Sun-Times
added Dec 5, 2015 17:31
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Smoking Is Still an LGBT Health Scourge

These alarming statistics set us on a path to determine why. At QuitLogix, we work closely with LGBT advocacy groups to better understand the challenges of these communities, so we can help them successfully quit smoking.
The Advocate
added Nov 23, 2015 16:33
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Smoking hits an all-time low... but not for gay people

A report has found that people who identify as lesbian, gay, or bisexual are 40% more likely to be smokers than straight people...though smoking has dropped overall, it remains popular with LGBT people – with a far higher prevalence among lesbian, gay, o
PinkNews.co.uk (uk)
added Nov 21, 2015 21:35
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Current Cigarette Smoking Among Adults — United States, 2005–2014 Weekly

To assess progress toward achieving the Healthy People 2020 objective of reducing the percentage of U.S. adults who smoke cigarettes to ≤12.0%,* CDC assessed the most recent national estimates of smoking prevalence among adults aged ≥18 years using data f
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Nov 12, 2015 20:50
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[UK] Health Inequalities Resource Pack

The pack is designed as a set of pragmatic tools... Smoking also causes many people to fall below the poverty line. It is estimated that over a million people could be raised out of poverty if people in their household quit smoking. This poverty calculato
ASH London (uk)
added Nov 4, 2015 11:33
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Freeheld Movie: Stacie & Laurel meet for the first time in this #Freeheld clip - In theaters 10/2.

Twitter
added Oct 6, 2015 14:43
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[New York] Julianne Moore and Ellen Page Attend ‘Freeheld’ Screening

A guest named Kyle Hayes, who works as a fashion assistant and wore a “Great Gatsby” T-shirt, eyed the outdoor smoking area. “Even though the film’s all about lung cancer, I kind of want a cigarette,” he said. “Is that bad?”
New York Times
added Sep 30, 2015 17:16
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Lesbian Love Blossoms in New Screen Dramas

Subtle and sophisticated, “Carol” wraps its message in meticulous period costumes and clouds of cigarette smoke.
New York Times
added Sep 12, 2015 13:43
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[UK] Manchester LGBT Foundation host meeting to 'bring smoking out of the closet'

Manchester’s LGBT Foundation is teaming up with leading health professionals working in tobacco control in a bid to ‘bring smoking out of the closet’. Smoking is much more popular in the LGBT community than the general population, making lesbian, gay, b
Mancunian Matters (uk)
added Aug 12, 2015 13:41
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KULKE: “Freedom” and “Choice”: How Cigarette Companies Target the LGBTQ Community

While Marlboro parent company Philip Morris received press attention in 1991 for its donations to HIV/ AIDS research, the LGBTQ anti-tobacco site socrush.com reported that cigarette companies provided two to three times more support to politicians opposed
Slate
added Jul 24, 2015 10:11
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