American Academy of Pediatrics

American Academy of Pediatrics

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Over 35 national health care associations and providers have sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, and U.S. Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos urging them to drop reported plans to narrowly define sex as an immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth.  ...
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Health
“Conversion therapy” practices have for decades been linked to serious harm, including depression, substance abuse, and even suicide. ...
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Luke and Anna meet with Rep. Liz Bennett (center) at One Iowa's Student Day at the Capitol on Tuesday, Feb. 18, in Des Moines.
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A Senate subcommittee advanced a bill in Iowa that would outlaw conversion therapy - also commonly referred to as ex-gay therapy or reparative therapy. ...
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Top News Health International
According to U.S. Health News, use of donor sperm by lesbian couples increased significantly after gay marriage was legalized in the province of Ontario, Canada, a new study finds. ...
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Top News National
The event falls on Harvey Milk’s birthday and will recognize these individuals for their commitment to equality and public service. ...
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Entertainment
For the first time, Time magazine featured two gay couples kissing with the headline, “Gay Marriage Already Won.” ...
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Top News Politics National
Nominees should be LGBT individuals who've been elected or appointed to state or local office, and who have demonstrated a strong commitment to public service. ...
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Top News National
The American Academy of Pediatrics supports civil marriage for same-gender couples – as well as full adoption and foster care rights for all parents. ...
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