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Edie Windsor Joins SAGE in Launch of LGBT Elder Housing Initiative

Edie Windsor, Joan Lipkin and Sherrill Wayland. Photo: SAGE
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Marriage equality pioneer Edie Windsor joined SAGE Tuesday to launch a comprehensive national initiative to address the LGBT older adult housing crisis. ...
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Health: Women Decide the 2015 Best Hospitals for Heart Care

The Women's Choice Award, a leading consumer advocacy group, has issued their 2015 America's Best Hospitals for Heart Care.
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February is American Heart Month. One in every three women dies from heart disease and stroke in the United States. ...
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Inslee Pushes for Health Care Cost Transparency in Washington State

HB 1437/SB 5084 creates an all-payer claims database that provides public access to cost and quality information about health care providers and services.
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HB 1437/SB 5084 creates an all-payer claims database that provides public access to cost and quality information about health care providers and services. ...
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Elton John, Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundations Work Together for Six New Grants

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The two foundations have awarded a combined $315,000 in grants to six organizations addressing the AIDS epidemic in the Southern United States. ...
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Virginia Bill Introduced to Protect Children from Conversion Therapy

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A bill has been introduced to protect children and their families from the dangerous and discredited practice of conversion therapy. ...
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New Study Shows Transgender Youth at High Risk for Negative Mental Health Outcomes

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Key findings show that transgender patients have disparately negative mental health outcomes compared to their non-transgender youth counterparts. ...
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Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays Billboard Touts: ‘No One Is Born Gay’

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The billboard about twin studies proves that PFOX is a purveyor of junk science and its affiliated therapists are unqualified practice legitimate therapy. ...
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Suicide Prevention: Forefront’s Efforts Offer New Hope

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Two years ago, Washington became the first U.S. state to enact legislation requiring that mental health professionals be trained in suicide prevention. ...
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Study Concludes LGB People Have Bad Experiences with Health Care

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Researchers found lesbians, gays and bisexuals are twice as likely to have bad experiences with general health practitioners than straight counterparts. ...
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Cedar River Clinics Opens New Spot in Downtown Seattle

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Cedar River Clinics opened its new office in the Medical Dental Building, providing abortion care, birth control, well woman care, and LGBTQ wellness. ...
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