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LGBTQ Health data for south central PA


The Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, the LGBT Center of Central PA, Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center, and Public Health Management Corporation recently presented findings of an assessment of an array of issues affecting LGBT people living in south central Pennsylvania.

More than 4,600 LGBT-identified Pennsylvanians participated in the assessment. The study included data on tobacco-use, cancer screenings and diagnosis, HIV/STI testing and HIV positivity, alcohol and other substance use, tanning salon use, mental health, healthy eating/active living, access to care, quality of care, and perceptions of care.

Here's a link to the full report.