Gays, lesbians and bisexuals at higher migraine risk, study finds

Sexual minorities had 58 percent higher odds of a migraine than their strictly heterosexual counterparts, according to research published in JAMA Neurology. Sexual minorities are significantly more likely to experience migraines than heterosexuals, according to a new report suggesting minority stress and discrimination may be the culprit. Researchers interviewed more than 9,800 adults from the […]

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LGBTQ themes found in half of the past decade’s 20 most-banned books

“Two Boys Kissing,” “I Am Jazz” and “Kite Runner” are among the titles on the American Library Association’s most-banned books of the past decade list. Books with LGBTQ themes — from popular children’s book “And Tango Makes Three” to Pulitzer Prize-winner “The Color Purple” — are prominently featured on the American Library Association’s newly released […]

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Texas city where boy, 6, died of brain-eating amoeba to purge water system for 60 days

Josiah McIntyre, “a super-active 6-year-old,” died after initially showing flu-like symptoms that quickly worsened to where he had trouble standing and communicating, his mother said A Houston-area city where a 6-year-old boy died of a brain-eating amoeba will purge its water system for 60 days to ensure it is safe for residents. The death earlier […]

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