Archives for January 2018

Monthly Archives: January 2018

Contests

Enter to Win the My Love EP from Ria Mae!

Enter to win the new EP My Love, from out indie-pop artist Ria Mae! ...
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International

Montreal Study Shows Cyber Harassment Touches ‘Too Many Teens’

In December 2016, Statistics Canada published the results of a new study indicating that 17 percent of Internet users aged 15 to 29 ...
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Health

Study: Pet Obesity Rising for Seventh Straight Year

Similar to their human counterparts, excessive body fat increases the risk of preventable health issues and may shorten the life expectancy of dogs and cats. Nationwide recently sorted through its database of more than 630,000 insured pets to determine the top 10 dog and cat obesity-related conditions. ...
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Health

U.S. News & World Report Reveals Best Diet Rankings for 2018

For the first time, the Mediterranean Diet ranks as a Best Diet Overall, tying for the No. 1 spot with the DASH Diet. Research suggests the Mediterranean Diet, a well-balanced eating plan, boosts longevity and helps prevent a number of chronic diseases. ...
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Politics

Largest Union of Registered Nurses Throw Support Behind Marie Newman

Partnering with Sears Holdings Inc., Marie Newman created and became the Managing Director of Team Up to Stop Bullying, a coalition of 70 nonprofits dedicated to anti-bullying solutions. ...
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Columns

Queer Relationships: A Passionate Resolution

If you are already gettin’ some consistently and want the affirmation that you are already doing all of these things or maybe just want to freshen it up a bit, skip to the next paragraph. If you’re in a lull, then you’ve got to start somewhere. ...
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Diane Pontist and her family.
Columns

Puzzle Pieces: Becoming the Family We Were Always Meant to Be

People throw around two misconceptions about foster parents that are LGBT. Either you are doing it for money or you’re doing it because you do not want to pay to be able to carry your own child. ...
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Entertainment

Queer Comedy Show Will Benefit Sonoma School Destroyed By Fire

Queer comedians are bringing much needed laughter and relief to Sonoma County for a good cause at the beginning of the New Year. They are raising money to support the temporary needs and rebuilding of the only nonprofit school for children with autism and other learning disabilities in the county. ...
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Entertainment

Acorn TV’s New British Drama ‘Girlfriends’ Premieres in North America Jan. 29

Girlfriends is Acorn TV's six-part contemporary ITV drama follows three friends struggling with the responsibilities that come with being a modern woman of a certain age. ...
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Faith and Religion

Gay Daughter of Focus on the Family Executive Unmasks Her Coming Out Story with New Memoir

The new memoir "Refocusing My Family" unmasks Amber Cantorna's true story of being raised in the epicenter of Christian family values and how coming out as gay tore that paradigm apart, shunned her from her family, and burdened her with a degree of devastation that nearly took her life. ...
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