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Tuesday, 31 March 2020

The Transgender community has been let down by the closing of the gay pub

Cambridge has one of the largest LGBT + communities outside London in the UK, making it a priority for some of these ...


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COVID-19 Hits LGBTQ Nonprofits Hard; CARES Act Provides Grants, Loans

The LGBTQ community, for example, suffers high rates of HIV and cancer, which makes it more susceptible to the virus. Alphonso David, president of ...


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How Isolation, HIV memories hit India's Transgender community hard in ...

LGBTQ people also use tobacco at a rate of 50% higher than the general population. The coronavirus is a respiratory illness that could be especially ...


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'No-one knows I am gay': Charities rally for support for vulnerable LGBTQ elderly people struggling ...

LGBTQ helplines run by charities Opening Doors and the LGBT Foundation have been reaching out to the group, who face a greater risk of loneliness ...


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Over 200 more patients die in UK after contracting coronavirus

Over 200 more patients die in UK after contracting coronavirus ... Swearing, personal abuse, racism, sexism, homophobia and other discriminatory ...


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Beloved Gay Men's Chorus member dies after battle with coronavirus

George “Skip” Panse, a member of the Gay Men's Chorus in South Florida, was busy greeting members with a smile and a big hug three weeks ago.


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A gay sex club has taken its naked party online and proved more popular than ever

A UK gay sex club has responded to coronavirus by taking its popular naked party online – and it's proved a massive hit. While many workers are ...


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Singapore doubles down on homophobia, says millions of men are breaking the law by having gay ...

Speaking to The Gay UK, Téa Braun of the Human Dignity Trust said: “This decision will be extremely disappointing for the plaintiffs and the wider ...


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Muslims are scared of going to therapy in case they're linked to terrorism

This is worrying considering more than half of young British Muslims have suffered poor mental health, and around a third have had suicidal thoughts.


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The one thing you should avoid doing while in lockdown

With hints that the UK government will soon impose tougher lockdown ... should and shouldn't do to maintain both your physical and mental health.


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Dundee professor's advice to vulnerable on preventing coronavirus mental ...

One of the UK's leading mental health practitioners has expressed “grave concerns” about the impact coronavirus isolation and social distancing could ...


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Coronavirus impact on children and young people's mental health care

in Oxfordshire have been warned 'temporary disruption' to child and young adult mental health services due to coronavirus is anticipated.


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EIA releases mental health resources for home workers

They continued: “That's why we've gathered the best resources and information we can find, using information from Mental Health First Aid England, ...


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Maidstone and Mid-Kent Mind offer tips to protect your mental health in lockdown

As we enter the second week of nationwide lockdown, many are realising that this unique moment requires a focus on mental health as well as ...


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UK start-ups call for emergency support to help them survive coronavirus crisis

... money ahead of the U.K. coronavirus lockdown. The London-based workplace mental health platform recently closed a $10 million funding round.


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O2 Lifts Cap on UK Voice Minutes During Coronavirus Pandemic

... websites so they won't eat into your data allowance, including those that offer financial and mental health advice, and now it's lifting the cap on voice ...


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