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Bataan has joined the still few local government units (LGUs) in the Philippines that now has an anti-discrimination ordinance (ADO) that prohibits the discrimination...

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The Department of Health (DOH) noted that on average, 34 people in the Philippines are now getting infected with HIV every day. This is...

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When considering #sex and #gender, many people revert to the binaries - i.e. male and female/man and woman. But approximately 1.7% of the total...

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LGBTQ-supportive school policies and practices are significantly associated with improved psychosocial health outcomes among both LGB and heterosexual students.

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COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted employment for minority populations resulting in higher unemployment rates and healthcare concerns.

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When male workers believe their gender status is threatened, they are more likely than their female counterparts to engage in deviant behavior such as...

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White Castle Whisky is deviating from using someone assigned female at birth for its "calendar girl" with 2020 White Castle Whisky “gurl” TikTok personality...

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Groups within the LGBTQIA community will end up supporting their candidates. That's their choice - even their right - and none should attack this,...

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On Aug. 15, eight young men were engaged in physically abusing an LGBTQIA person who was just walking on a street in Zamboanga City....

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Walang kasarian ang abuso/abusado. Just as LGBTQIA people can be victims of abuse, maari ring umabuso ang mga LGBTQIA people. Kaya please lang, lahat...

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Sass Rogando Sasot writes about the disparity of the lives between Filipina women of transgender background living in the country, and those now living...

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Meet Cheryl Salvador, a #lesbian woman who found her voice thanks to spoken word poetry. She now says that #LGBTQIA people shouldn't compromise; "if...

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Lifestyle & Culture

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To excel as a social worker, you’ll need to hone the right skills and qualities to help the community. So, to help you with...

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Transgender people in Lithuania will be allowed to change their legal name without undergoing gender reassignment surgery.

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Denim comes in various forms, most popularly jeans, shorts, skirts, and jackets. Depending on what you are wearing and the look you are going...

Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness

Sexual minority populations, including members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and queer communities, are more likely than heterosexual individuals to engage in behaviors to...

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Transgender individuals who access acute mental health care are more likely to experience marginalization, present with mood disorders and are twice more likely to...

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Prebiotic supplements modified the composition of the gut microbiome, increasing levels of Bifidobacterium. The researchers found that these changes were associated with the women's...

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#Gay hairdresser from #Batangas Michael Dave G. Duman started working after high school to make a living for his family. He thinks, therefore, that...

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Young #lesbian woman Paula Adviento continues to battle #LGBTQIA-related issues including from family members. And she thinks it’s not enough to recognize that the...

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Reymar Riano has “played” with #gender all his life. Identifying as #gay, he used to present himself as feminine, a regular of the #Batangas...

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Love Affairs

New study finds social physique concerns can affect dating for young adults.

Love Affairs

Meet same-sex partners Cheryl Salvador and Kace Cabali who lament the continuing absence of legal recognition of #LGBTQIA relationships in the Philippines, yet they...

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Results showed that communication problems were the #1 most frequent problem mentioned, with nearly 1 in 5 people noting difficulty discussing problems, and 1...

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New technologies that can accurately measure PrEP adherence may be useful in helping individuals maintain protection from HIV.

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A once-a-day antiretroviral medicine that is low-cost and easy for children to take is also more effective at suppressing HIV than standard treatments, according...

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The combination may lead to exhaustion of the immune system in people living with HIV, increasing the risk for developing chronic diseases such as...

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Currently, when someone who is HIV positive enters a recovery program they are treated in much the same fashion as any other person with...

Living History

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In a move to benefit LGBTQIA people, Supreme Court Chief Justice Alexander G. Gesmundo issued a memo reiterating the use of gender-fair language in...

Living History

Governor Kaka Bag-ao of Dinagat Islands signed a pledge - dubbed Pantay Pledge - specifying the provincial government's intent to strengthen its pro-LGBTQIA initiatives....

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The Bangsamoro Parliament took up two resolutions that tackle SOGIESC-related discrimination in these parts of the Philippines, following increasing - and widely covered -...

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The Supreme Court (SC) announced that its online platform - “Bar Personalized Login Unified System” (BAR PLUS) - is now open for new applicants,...

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