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Book review:
Gay & Bisexual Men Living with Prostate Cancer,
edited by Jane M. Ussher, Janette Perz, and B.R. Simon Rosser

NEW YORK — A brand new guide dedicated to homosexual and bi males with prostate most cancers was launched this week.

“Homosexual & Bisexual Males Dwelling with Prostate Most cancers (from Prognosis to Restoration)” by Jane M. Ussher, Janette Perz and B.R. Simon Rosser (from LGBT scholarly writer Harrington Park Press) payments itself as “essentially the most present and complete guide on the topic printed to this point incorporating the large new developments in most cancers remedy from the previous 10 years.”

The authors say the guide was wanted as a result of LGBT individuals, girls and racial minorities have been “underrepresented in medical trials which limits our capability to establish their wants and to answer them thoughtfully.”

“The LGBT group has been described as experiencing an ignored epidemic and characterised as a rising and medically underserved inhabitants within the space of most cancers care,” the writer mentioned in a press launch. “In no illness is that this inequality extra obvious than in prostate most cancers. Of the a whole bunch of hundreds of research dedicated to prostate most cancers, solely 88 small-scale efforts have centered on understanding the experiences of (GBT) people with prostate most cancers.”

Points coated embrace how prostate most cancers and its remedy impacts sexual perform in homosexual intercourse. The 352-page guide retails for $95 (hardcover) and $45 (paperback) on Amazon.