TheResearch has shown for the first time that Esbian and bisexual women are more likely to be overweight than heterosexual women because experts have said that gender identity should now be considered a factor of risk to health.
Researchers at the University of East Anglia studied 12 national health surveys conducted by more than 93,000 people in the UK, which recorded body mass index (BMI) and sexuality.
For women, being gay increases their risk of being overweight or being obese by 41%, which equates to eight additional unhealthy-sized homosexual women versus heterosexual women (65% vs. 57%). %).
Bisexual women were 24% more likely to …