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Fact Sheet: Breast Health & LGBT Aging

January 2017 | SAGE prepared by Elijah Grossman, MSW

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Guidelines for breast cancer screening recommendations have been changing, and can become even more confusing when someone’s gender and sex assigned at birth do not align. How can the LGBTQ community navigate this essential preventive care service?

Breast health and awareness is often an uncomfortable subject for LGBTQ community members. This fact sheet presents fact related to the important topic of breast health.


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