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Wednesday, 29 January 2020

Mormon dad with lesbian daughter launches scathing attack on his church's homophobic teachings

He said that after his daughter came out as gay, he studied teachings on homosexuality by Mormon leaders like former and current church presidents ...


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First-ever openly gay coach in the Super Bowl was turned down for coaching job in college ...

First-ever openly gay coach in the Super Bowl was turned down for ... In a few days time, NFL coach Katie Sowers will become the first openly gay ...


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This Republican hilariously thinks Trump is the most 'pro-gay' president in history. Yes, really

“As a matter of fact, Trump has been more openly supportive of gay rights than former president Barack Obama was when he was first elected in 2008, ...


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Franklin Graham Banned In Liverpool For Anti-Gay Christian Hate

Franklin Graham Banned In Liverpool For Anti-Gay Christian Hate ... Franklin Graham To British Gays: I'm Not Coming To Hate You, I'm Coming To ...


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Singer Rufus Wainwright urges Tennessee to take advantage of the 'great force' of gay adoption

The acclaimed singer and songwriter Rufus Wainwright has shared his sadness at a new Tennessee bill that allows religious adoption agencies to ...


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Living with visible cancer and invisible HIV

This quote is from a man in his thirties, living with HIV and also diagnosed with cancer. He participated in a UK study that explored experiences of ...


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Sex Education's Cast Is Proud to Break Down Taboos and Start Honest Conversations About Sex

On one hand, Rahim is an expressive, openly gay man who's comfortable showing his love for Eric publically, and on the other, Adam is still in the ...


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Gay bishop will not push for same-sex marriage

Wales' first bishop in a same-sex civil partnership has said she will not campaign for same-sex marriage in the Church in Wales. Cherry Vann, who ...


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Mental health counselling in north Wales 'not fit for purpose'

"This is a challenge we share with NHS mental health providers across the UK, and it is also a priority area for the Welsh Government." ...


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India needs a 'green revolution' in healthcare

India's healthcare costs boasts to be the cheapest in the world, yet, 85.9 per cent of rural ... More often than not, the challenge in some specific areas in India, such as with mental health or with women's health is not with the lack of ...


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Teenager who spent four months in a now closed children's mental health hospital unit claims staff ...

A teenager who spent four months on a now closed children's mental health ward has claimed staff let patients harm themselves and 'run around ...


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Good relationships with colleagues 'a higher priority' than pay for UK workers

“At a time when mental health and wellbeing is high on the agenda and rightly being taken more seriously, it's particularly encouraging to see the ...


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Are your houseplants bad for the environment?

Cultivating an indoor plant is thought to have positive effects on mental health and wellbeing, and a snap of a succulent is a sure ... Patch's plants are grown in the Netherlands and shipped to the UK as and when they are ordered, ...


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One-third of UK doctors burned out and stressed

In the UK, doctors are usually overworked because of a relative lack of resources. ... Put together, all these can have a heavy impact on mental health, ...


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How boxing could become the 'medicine' GPs prescribe to mental health patients

... the non-contact kind – at the centre of new investigations in Manchester into how people can use the sport to improve their mental health.


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Doctors and teachers suffering high levels of stress and mental health problems

Doctors and teachers suffering high levels of stress and mental health ... Two studies will add to concerns that public sector workers in the UK are ...


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More teachers reporting long-lasting mental health problems than 30 years ago, study finds

More teachers are suffering from a long-lasting mental health problem than 30 years ago, study finds. One in 20 teachers in England now report a ...


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