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HIV Positive Transgender Migrant Dies Shortly After Weeks in ICE Custody
Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness
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Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

HIV Positive Transgender Migrant Dies Shortly After Weeks in ICE Custody

By Sam Cronin |
The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) has apologized publicly for its previous classification of homosexuality as a mental illness, saying its mistakes contributed to dis...

9 Summer Fitness and Fashion Essentials

9 Summer Fitness and Fashion Essentials

By Andrew Villagomez | Jun 26
From the gym to mountain trails or the sea, having the right clothes are essential. These nine versatile pieces work outside the gym, too, perfect for running errands or lounging around.

Rome Doctors Warn of Health Hazards from City's Garbage Woes

Rome Doctors Warn of Health Hazards from City's Garbage Woes

By Giada Zampano | Jun 26
Doctors in Rome are warning of possible health hazards caused by overflowing trash bins in the city's streets, as the Italian capital struggles with a renewed garbage emergency aggravated by the summer heat.

San Francisco Becomes First Major U.S. City to Ban E-Cigarettes

San Francisco Becomes First Major U.S. City to Ban E-Cigarettes

Jun 26
San Francisco became the first major U.S. city to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes after supervisors gave the measure its second and final vote Tuesday.

In Secret, Seniors Discuss 'Rational Suicide'

In Secret, Seniors Discuss 'Rational Suicide'

By Melissa Bailey | Jun 25
Ten residents slipped away from their retirement community one Sunday afternoon for a covert meeting in a cafe. They aimed to answer a taboo question: When they feel they have lived long enough, how can they carry out their own swift and peaceful death?

Health Care Price Transparency? Fool's Gold or Money in Your Pocket?

Health Care Price Transparency? Fool's Gold or Money in Your Pocket?

Jun 25
The problems in health care are far deeper than just knowledge about hospital charges that few will ever pay.

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Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) has apologized publicly for its previous classification of homosexuality as a mental illness, saying its mistakes contributed to discrimination and trauma.