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The film's New York premiere will have a Q&A addressing the growing drug epidemic.

May 07 2017 9:00 AM

The transgender health study was a collaboration between researchers at Dalhousie Univ. in Halifax, the Univ. of Saskatchewan, and McGill Univ. in Montreal.

May 05 2017 6:14 PM

In this exclusive clip from RuPaul's Drag Race, Trinity Taylor and Shea Couleé become emotional discussing how the big C affected their families.

May 05 2017 1:00 PM

An amendment to the Republican health care bill disproportionately screws women. 

May 04 2017 6:13 PM

The legislation — which still needs to pass the Senate — would reportedly have devastating consequences for millions, including LGBT people.

May 04 2017 3:05 PM