Is there a link between sexuality and skin cancer?

Last year, the Australian Bureau of Statistics came under fire for a decision to exclude questions about sexual orientation and gender identity in the 2021 census.

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This was despite the bureau identifying that certain sectors need data on the subject in order to deliver services, such as health and aged care.

Clinicians at the coal-face also rely on research being done on the specific needs of minority groups in order to deliver optimum care.

Take skin cancer, for instance — we know