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Sunday, 1 May 2016

28 LGBTQ Authors You NEED To Be Reading

28 LGBTQ Authors You NEED To Be Reading
 - Back in the day, if you wanted to read LGBTQ literature, you had to scour books hoping for any faint hint of queerness — a flamboyant bachelor, ...

Josephine Skriver on Kids With Gay Parents

Josephine Skriver on Kids With Gay Parents
 - Josephine sat down with Teen Vogue to share a few things kids with LGBTQ parents are tired of hearing — like how she was conceived, and whether ...

10 Celebrities Who've Taken a Stand Against NC's LGBT Discrimination

10 Celebrities Who've Taken a Stand Against NC's LGBT Discrimination
 - Joel McHale went ahead with his comedy show at the Durham Performing Arts Center earlier this month. He performed in a homemade LGBTQ t-shirt ...

Let Us Be Lifelong Learners: An Open Letter to Bishop Goodpaster

Let Us Be Lifelong Learners: An Open Letter to Bishop Goodpaster
 - What I want to write today is a testimony that the ministry of St. Stephen UMC is no less important than the work for LGBTQ equality in our Church and ...

Judge slams gay sex stings by Long Beach police, calling them discriminatory

Judge slams gay sex stings by Long Beach police, calling them discriminatory
 - The Police Department actively engages with our LGBTQ community and collaborates with community leaders to provide ongoing training to LBPD ...

Hilarious New LGBTQ Web Series Tackles Love, Sex, Spirituality, Diversity and More

Hilarious New LGBTQ Web Series Tackles Love, Sex, Spirituality, Diversity and More
 - That has been a question I asked myself for years, but suddenly it has morphed into the premise of a new LGBTQ web series comedy I co-created and ...

How Zoloft Became My Friend

How Zoloft Became My Friend
 - The topic of drugs for mental illness is quite controversial. Some people think that drugs aren't needed, and that mental illness can be cured through ...

Children in care 'too often denied mental health treatment'

Children in care 'too often denied mental health treatment'
 - Children in care are too often missing out on treatment for mental health problems despite being four times more likely to experience them, say MPs.

Children to Be Dewormed During 'Maternal and Child Health Week'

Children to Be Dewormed During 'Maternal and Child Health Week'
 - Thin Ministry of Health, in partnership with the Office of the First Lady, through Imbuto Foundation, yesterday launched what they called 'Maternal and ...

Second Toronto LGBTQ Transitional Home to Open in 2017

Second Toronto LGBTQ Transitional Home to Open in 2017
 - For 10 years, activists lobbied City Council to support Toronto's LGBTQ youth. Far too many, they said, were living on the streets, without a place to call ...


Over 100 colleges to host 'lavender graduations'

Over 100 colleges to host 'lavender graduations'
 - The ceremony is a “cultural celebration” to recognize LGBTQ students of all races and ethnicities, and aims to encourage them to mentor their younger ...

Can't We All Just Get Along?': Anniversary Of LA Riots A Reminder That Racial Inequality Persists ...

Can't We All Just Get Along?': Anniversary Of LA Riots A Reminder That Racial Inequality Persists ...
-  Voice of America News reports that when they finally caught up to him, the officers pulled King out of his car and relentlessly kicked, beat, and clubbed ...

Senior Mental Health

Senior Mental Health
 - Ignoring depression or any other mental health affliction can prove devastating. It can take away substantially from a senior's independence, affecting ...

Teens with celiac disease may face difficult transition

Teens with celiac disease may face difficult transition
 - Teens with celiac disease, or any chronic disease, face extra hurdles transitioning into the adult health care system, but there are very few guidelines ...

Penticton teen battles mental health issues, while helping others

Penticton teen battles mental health issues, while helping others
 - Grade 12 student Karsten Burton has made it his goal to help those with mental health problems.That's why Burton has worked hard for ...

US Teen Birth Rate Drops: 50 Percent Decline Seen Among Minority Groups

US Teen Birth Rate Drops: 50 Percent Decline Seen Among Minority Groups
 - Significant declines of teen pregnancy were specifically noted among ... for teen health care visits and carrying out evidence-based teen pregnancy ...