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New Book Supports LGBT Couple Who Are Starting Families

Now that marriage equality is legal throughout the U.S., many same-sex couples are moving on to the next step in their relationships by starting families. But the road to parenthood is still a challenge for many people in the LGBT community. That’s why author Eric Rosswood put together Journey to Same-Sex Parenthood, a new book designed(…)

Gonorrhea Rates Linked to Saliva Use as Lube

A new study has found that using saliva as a lubricant for anal sex among men who have sex with men leads to an increased risk for rectal gonorrhea. Research conducted by staff at the National Institutes of Health found that 4.3 percent of the 1,312 men surveyed had rectal gonorrhea. Using a partner’s saliva(…)

GLBs More Likely to Seek Alcohol Treatment

While gay, lesbian and bisexual individuals have an increased likelihood of alcohol use disorders, they are also more likely than their straight counterparts to get treatment, according to the findings of a new study published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence. Using data from the National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol-related Conditions, researchers examined factors(…)

GMCLA Returns from Historic Visit with Cuban, U.S. Leaders in Havana

A delegation consisting of 13 members from the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles (GMCLA), including its CEO Chris Verdugo, Artistic Director Joe Nadeau, and West Hollywood Council Member and Board President John Duran, returned this week from an unprecedented and historic visit to an island nation that is just beginning to re-establish normalized relations(…)