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Generally speaking, gays are obsessed with the corporeal. That doesn't mean we need to obsess over our waist size into our golden years or spend the duration of our lives at the gym.

April 25 2016 5:47 AM

How do we find the right therapist for us or for a loved one… especially if we’re in search of an LGBTQ Affirmative Psychotherapist?

April 20 2016 6:58 AM

The first out trans man to win a gold medal in powerlifting at the Gay Games knows a thing or two about beefing up, and fighting back against your own demons. 

April 20 2016 5:20 AM