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Rainbow-Coloured Smoke

published: August, 19, 2014 Written by // Bob Leahy - Publisher Categories // Gay Men, Current Affairs, Women, Health, Smoking Cessation , Opinion Pieces, Population Specific , Bob Leahy - Publisher

Bob Leahy has been looking at smoking in the HIV community, but rates are high in the LGBT community too, which in turn drives HIV smoking prevalence. Today he asks what drives the LGBT smoking epidemic – and who is pulling the strings?

Rainbow-Coloured  Smoke

You may have noticed we’ve talked a lot here about smoking and HIV here lately. Perhaps a word of explanation is needed about the context for all this. Because while I’m personally an ex-smoker – and we all know how annoying non-smokers can be – I’m not a rabid anti-smoker. Really! Some of my best friends are smokers . . .  No really, my live and let live attitude applies to all manner of foibles, least of all smoking. Hell, I even turn a blind eye to religion. But, to be serious,