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CDC says LGBTQ+ Americans have a higher risk of severe COVID-19 cases

A report found higher rates of pre-existing conditions that exacerbate COVID-19 among LGBTQ+ people. Asthma and high blood pressure increase a person’s likelihood of developing severe COVID-19. Queer people also generally had less access to medical resources, a situation worsened by the pandemic. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. LGBTQ+ […]
CDC says LGBTQ+ Americans have a higher risk of severe COVID-19 cases
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The surprising age gaps between 8 celebrity LGBTQ couples

For some LGBTQ celebrity couples, age is just a number. Sarah Paulson is nearly 32 years younger than her partner, Holland Taylor. RuPaul and Georges LeBar; Matt Bomer and Simon Halls; and Tom Ford and Richard Buckley all have an age difference of 13 years. Visit Insider’s homepage for more […]
The surprising age gaps between 8 celebrity LGBTQ couples
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6 celebrity LGBTQ couples who have adopted children

Some famous LGBTQ couples have turned to adoption to expand their families. “Queer Eye’s” Karamo Brown adopted his biological son’s half brother, and director Lee Daniel adopted his niece and nephew. Fitness celebrity Jillian Michaels adopted her daughter from Haiti the same week her partner gave birth to their son. […]
6 celebrity LGBTQ couples who have adopted children
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17 celebrities who have come out as LGBTQ in 2020

Celebrities have been turning to social media to tell their fans that they identify as LGBTQ. Actors like Elliot Page from “Juno,” Lili Reinhart from “Riverdale,” Nikki Blonsky from “Hairspray,” and Niecy Nash from “Claws” came out in 2020. YouTube stars like Tana Mongeau and Nikkie de Jager also made […]
17 celebrities who have come out as LGBTQ in 2020
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6 myths about trans people from TV and film — and the truth behind them

Netflix’s recent documentary “Disclosure” dives into the dangerous myths film and television have spread about transgender people over the last several decades Some TV shows sensationalize gender-affirming care trans people receive by implying hormone replacement therapy (HRT) changes personalities or kills people altogether. The myth that transgender people are just […]
6 myths about trans people from TV and film — and the truth behind them
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Join ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ actor Alex Blue Davis and David Johns, executive director of the National Black Justice Coalition, for a live conversation about LGBTQ rights and Pride Month

Join Insider for a Pride month conversation about the recent protests for Black and trans lives, mental health, the recent Supreme Court case protecting LGBTQ workers from job discrimination, and more. Insider’s Canela López will speak with David Johns, the executive director of the National Black Justice Coalition, and Alex […]
Join ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ actor Alex Blue Davis and David Johns, executive director of the National Black Justice Coalition, for a live conversation about LGBTQ rights and Pride Month
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The problematic history of trans characters on screen is laid out in Netflix’s ‘Disclosure’

Netflix’s new documentary “Disclosure” focuses on the troubled history of transgender representation in film and television. Starring prominent figures like Laverne Cox and “Pose” star MJ Rodriguez, “Disclosure” unpacks how transphobic myths in media have been harmful to trans people. “‘Disclosure‘ came to life so beautifully because trans people were […]
The problematic history of trans characters on screen is laid out in Netflix’s ‘Disclosure’
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12 transgender models who are changing the industry

Transgender models are changing the modelling industry, making it more inclusive. Transgender women like Hunter Schafer, Valentina Sampaio, Hari Nef, and MiMi Tao are making waves in the world of modelling. Similarly, transgender men like Nathan Westling, Chella Man, and Laith Ashley are also game-changing models. Visit Insider’s homepage for […]
12 transgender models who are changing the industry
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20 inspiring photos of families around the world with same-sex parents

Many within the LGBTQ community show off their loving families at Pride events across the world. While some LGBTQ couples turn to other countries for surrogates, many choose adoption or IVF to start their families. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. As countries around the world start to recognise LGBTQ […]
20 inspiring photos of families around the world with same-sex parents