1 in 5 Americans will develop skin cancer, the most common cancer in the U.S. and the most common cause is the sun.  So, yes, even in March in New York, thinking about sun protection is important…because sunscreen isn’t just for the beach!  Whether you’re planning a trip to warmer climates or hitting the slopes, use it any time you are outside.

For more information on LGBTQ health issues visit Rainbow Access Initiative and choose from the menu options on the left side. Of particular interest might be the section on obtaining the services of culturally-competent health providers – it explains why special attention is needed for  LGBTQ healthcare in the first place.

For more information on spititual health for LGBTQ visit CWAC’s website or click on the “email us” button and contact me. CWAC’s anti-heterosexist, anti-racist stand for spiritual justice might just provide the safe place you’re looking for.