Adapting Cancer Care for the LGBT Community

Patients with cancer who are also a part of the LGBT community often face barriers when it comes to the care and treatment for their disease.

While cancer does not know sexual orientation or gender preference, health care providers do, and this can often create barriers for certain patients.

At the 2016 Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) 41st Annual Congerss, Liz Margolies, LCSW, founder and executive director of the National LGBT Cancer Network, spoke about the problems members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community face when it comes to cancer care....continue reading on curetoday.com