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Tuesday, 21 February 2017

Rachel Griffiths says Donald Trump's election makes LGBTQ drama When We Rise a call to action

Rachel Griffiths says Donald Trump's election makes LGBTQ drama When We Rise a call to action
- RACHEL Griffiths argues that the election of a Trump administration makes docudramas like When We Rise an important call to action in the renewed ...



Marriage Equality Is Still A Pipe Dream For Most LGBTQ Indians

Marriage Equality Is Still A Pipe Dream For Most LGBTQ Indians
- Much has been said about marriage in India – its inherent sexisms, its possible feminism, and its various excesses. But not enough has been said ...

Ad Against Texas Bathroom Bill Encourages Everyone To 'Pee With LGBT'

Ad Against Texas Bathroom Bill Encourages Everyone To 'Pee With LGBT'
- In a new advertisement, LGBTQ advocates are criticizing Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick's controversial transgender bathroom bill (Senate Bill 6), ...

Oklahoma bill could nullify all LGBTQ protections in the state

Oklahoma bill could nullify all LGBTQ protections in the state
- An Oklahoma Senate bill could strip and prevent LGBTQ protections from cities across the state. Instead, city councils would be forced to pass policies ...

Marriage equality saw teen suicide rate fall, study claims

Marriage equality saw teen suicide rate fall, study claims
- Despite the rates of suicide increasing in the US, especially for teenagers who identify as LGBTQ, researchers at Johns Hopkins University noted a ...

HRC blasts Trump administration over rumors it will roll back transgender protections

HRC blasts Trump administration over rumors it will roll back transgender protections
- The nation's top LGBTQ rights organization is taking a pre-emptive swipe at the Trump administration after news outlets reported that the U.S. ...

These transgender patients now have a place to change their lives all at once

These transgender patients now have a place to change their lives all at once
- Diana Guevara 28, right, gets a follow-up exam by her Plastic Surgeon Dr. Christopher Salgado during a visit to the new LGBTQ medical center at the ...

Hallucinations Are Much More Common Than We Think

Hallucinations Are Much More Common Than We Think
- Researchers found that about 5% of the general population reported experiencing hallucinations, regardless of having a mental illness or not.

Why You Should Stop Saying You Have Anxiety If You Really Don't

Why You Should Stop Saying You Have Anxiety If You Really Don't
- Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S. In fact, roughly 40 million adults in the U.S. suffer from some anxiety-related disorder, ...

Stop glamourizing mental illness – it's not glamourous

Stop glamourizing mental illness – it's not glamourous
- Many people actually want to have a diagnosis of bipolarism, you know. It's seen as an 'arty' disorder. When people think of bipolarism, they think of ...

Why are we failing 75% of the world's youth at a time of unique opportunity?

Why are we failing 75% of the world's youth at a time of unique opportunity?
- In some respects, however, the best and worst-performing countries are similar: unemployment, drug abuse and mental disorder rates among young ...

Eating disorders: Food is the enemy

Eating disorders: Food is the enemy
- Rather, it is consuming the bulk of your daily calorie intake at night when they are struggling with mental health issues. Orthorexia Nervosa is healthy ...

What it's really like to have borderline personality disorder

What it's really like to have borderline personality disorder
- The name 'borderline personality disorder' is itself misleading, as the condition does not mean you are on the borderline of anything, it is a mental ...

Mental illness stigma perpetuated by gun rights arguments

Mental illness stigma perpetuated by gun rights arguments
- Leifman created the Criminal Mental Health Program about 10 years ago, and the New England Journal of Medicine has held it up as a model for ...

When it comes to mental illness, I'm still terrified of being labelled

When it comes to mental illness, I'm still terrified of being labelled
- Either I was diagnosed with depression and anxiety, I became a 'person with anxiety and depression', and there was something wrong with me, or I ...

Social media 'brings out the worst in people', says Irish racing legend Ruby Walsh

Social media 'brings out the worst in people', says Irish racing legend Ruby Walsh
- Recent research released by the National Anti-Bullying Research and ... while 14% of primary school children have been targeted in Ireland.