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Hetrick-Martin Institute Celebrates 2016 Emery Awards

By EDGE | Dec 7
On Wednesday, December 7 at Cipriani Wall Street, Hetrick-Martin Institute will celebrate the 2016 Emery Awards, HMI's flagship annual event.

Report: LGBT Students Face Discrimination at US Schools

By Regina Garcia Cano | Dec 7
A report from an international human rights organization concludes many public schools are still hostile environments for LGBT students.

Transgender Student Named King of Kansas School Dance

Dec 7
A 17-year-old transgender student who advocated for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights at a suburban Wichita high school was named king of a winter ball after receiving the most votes from his fellow students.

Your Marriage Will be Fine (and Other Questions Post-Election)

By Connie J. Vetter, Esq. | Dec 4
LGBT people are understandably worried about what will happen when Donald Trump takes over the presidency.

Mandy Moore Opens Up on Family, Says Mom & 2 Brothers are Gay

Dec 2
Actress Mandy Moore opened up about her nontraditional family this week in an interview with Byrdie, revealing she has two gay brothers and that her mom is also gay.

Museum Celebrates Boston's Favorite Ducks with New Exhibit

By Tracee M. Herbaugh | Nov 26
America's most famous mallard family is waddling into Boston's Museum of Fine Arts.

Cyndi Lauper's True Colors Fund 6th Annual 'Home For The Holidays' Benefit

By EDGE | Nov 25
On Saturday, December 3, Cyndi Lauper's True Colors Fund will hold its 6th annual "Cyndi Lauper & Friends: Home for the Holidays" benefit concert at New York City's historic Beacon Theatre.

An Alzheimer's Drug Fails, but Many Others Still in Testing

By Marilynn Marchione | Nov 25
Another major Alzheimer's drug study has failed, leaving patients and families wondering if there ever will be a treatment to slow or reverse the most common form of dementia, which afflicts more than 5 million in the United States alone.

Scientists Say Thanksgiving's Underlying Gratitude Helps Willpower

By EDGE | Nov 24
As millions upon millions of Americans look ahead to Thanksgiving with trepidation about overeating, Susan Peirce Thompson, Ph.D., a brain and cognitive scientist specializing in the psychology of eating, offers some timeless wisdom.

Expert Tips for a Happy Friendsgiving, A New Way to Celebrate Thanksgiving

By EDGE | Nov 23
"Friendsgiving" -- aka a Thanksgiving celebration with friends -- allows you to call all the shots and do it your own way.

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