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Tuesday, 5 April 2016

No 'gay on the runway': Producer quits St. Paul's fundraiser, citing LGBTQ concern

No 'gay on the runway': Producer quits St. Paul's fundraiser, citing LGBTQ concern
 - The founder/producer behind a popular St. Paul's fundraising gala has resigned after allegedly being told to tone down the show's LGBTQ presence.

Why does the religious right love adulterous politicians?

Why does the religious right love adulterous politicians?
 - Here's who you would think would be the ideal candidate for voters who proclaim personal morality as their driving principle: A man who is faithful to ...

Sexual Assault in Universities: Those Excluded From the Dialogue

Sexual Assault in Universities: Those Excluded From the Dialogue
 - The 2016 BJS Campus Climate Survey also indicated that the LGBTQ population experiences intimate partner violence at similar, ...

Why LGBT Performers Never Won 'American Idol'

Why LGBT Performers Never Won 'American Idol'
 - In the end, no one of the final season was an out LGBTQ contestant, either thanks to failed casting attempts or LGBT singers knowing they didn't stand ...

Preschooler Expelled After Parents Refuse Same-Sex Education Course

Preschooler Expelled After Parents Refuse Same-Sex Education Course
 - Their mission aims "toward creating schools that are safer and more affirming of LGBTQ and gender-expansive youth." Draw closer to God.

For freedom, big business must punish the South

For freedom, big business must punish the South
 - For these conservatives of the religious right, the notion of extending the full protections of the Constitution to the LGBTQ community is reprehensible, ...

LGBTQ youth organization works to shut down HIV stigmas

LGBTQ youth organization works to shut down HIV stigmas
 - There is a need to reduce stigmas surrounding HIV through educating the community, said a Phoenix LGBTQ activist. Patrick Foley, a program ...

The LGBTQ movement is 'forcing itself on everyone'

The LGBTQ movement is 'forcing itself on everyone'
 - Two highly visible conservative activists who support North Carolina's sweeping antigay law are Jason and David Benham, who have been ...

Are mental health problems created by our genes?

Are mental health problems created by our genes?
 - The search for an identifiable genetic explanation for why children are like their parents, why personality traits and mental illness run in families and ...

Is state doing enough for mental health?

Is state doing enough for mental health?
 - Mental health diagnosis and treatment in Kenya remains a challenge as there lacks government data to aid its assessment. It is one of several taboo ...

Overweight teen girls more likely to be depressed as adults

Overweight teen girls more likely to be depressed as adults
 - Overweight teen girls more likely to be depressed as adults ... Most were in generally good health, with low rates of drinking, smoking and inactivity.

MacArthur students spark health discussion

MacArthur students spark health discussion
 - From left, Kiona Waldrop of Teen Health, Macon County 4-H Club member Katana Nosiri and Megan Vaca and Brandi Gossett, both of Teen Health, ...

No evidence for seasonal affective disorder, says researcher

No evidence for seasonal affective disorder, says researcher
 - A long dark winter can be mentally and physically exhausting, but a recent study published in the journal of Clinical Psychological Science challenges ...

Kids' Grades Can Suffer When Mom Or Dad Are Depressed

Kids' Grades Can Suffer When Mom Or Dad Are Depressed
 - Kids may become anxious, even sad. There may be behavior problems. Health may suffer. Recently, a large Swedish study showed that grades may ...

7 million steps to help children's mental health

7 million steps to help children's mental health
 - Pretty much anywhere you go if there's a disruption, which children with mental health may have if they're ostracized, they're pushed out. They never ...

Improving Children's Vision Health

Improving Children's Vision Health
 - Vision impairments are common conditions among young children. If not detected and treated early, they could affect all aspects of life, negatively ...