10 things lesbians should discuss with health care providers The Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA) has listed 10 health care concerns lesbians should include in discussions with their physicians or other health care providers. The medical group ranks breast cancer as the top priority. Other necessary topics include depression, gynecological cancer, diet and osteoporosis. …∞
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Women’s bodies react differently to alcohol than men’s bodies and this can be explained by biological differences: Women have approximately 10% more fatty tissue and less body water than men. This means that women attain a higher blood alcohol concentration (BAC) than men for the same volume of alcohol consumed. Women have lower levels of …∞
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