Health & Fitness

Video: Coping at home #InThisTogether

Video: Coping at home #InThisTogether

Dr Eddie Murphy gives his three expert tips for how to cope during Covid-19.

Netflix : Queer Eye 5 – Get Your Tissues Ready – Premiere on 5 June

Netflix : Queer Eye 5 – Get Your Tissues Ready – Premiere on 5 June

Get your tissues ready, hennies!   Queer Eye is back for Season 5 on 5 June The Fab 5 are heading to the City of Brotherly Love to transform 10 new heroes. It’s been fifteen years since the Emmy Award-winning series Queer Eye for the Straight Guy revolutionised reality television. The series returns to Netflix, […]

Coronavirus restrictions amplify health risks to LGBT+ people with HIV

Coronavirus restrictions amplify health risks to LGBT+ people with HIV

It started with headaches then came nausea and diarrhea. Within two weeks, gay Ugandan barber, Eric, had became so weak without his HIV medication he could not walk, and had to be hospitalised. “I was in the hospital for a week and four days. I nearly lost my life,” said Eric, 26, by phone from […]

S.Korea: Use of digital data to trace coronavirus cluster

S.Korea: Use of digital data to trace coronavirus cluster

(Reuters) – South Korean authorities were combing through mobile phone data, credit card statements, and CCTV footage on Tuesday, to identify people who visited nightclubs at the centre of one of the capital’s biggest novel coronavirus clusters. More than 100 new cases linked to the nightclubs have brought fears of a second wave of infections, in […]

S.Korea: Seoul LGBT+ nightclub coronavirus outbreak

S.Korea: Seoul LGBT+ nightclub coronavirus outbreak

(Reuters) – South Korean officials scrambled on Monday to contain a new coronavirus outbreak, searching for thousands of people who may have been infected in a cluster of cases linked to nightclubs and bars in the capital Seoul. South Korea has been lauded for its quick, effective action on its epidemic, significantly reducing the rate […]

N. Ireland relaxes blood donation rules for gay, bisexual men

N. Ireland relaxes blood donation rules for gay, bisexual men

Northern Ireland will relax rules on blood donations by gay and bisexual men, the health minister said on Wednesday, advancing LGBT+ equality in the socially-conservative region of Britain. The change follows similar steps taken from Denmark to the United States and comes as some countries face blood shortages caused by COVID-19.

Poland: Gay couple fights prejudice/coronavirus with rainbow masks

Poland: Gay couple fights prejudice/coronavirus with rainbow masks

(Reuters) – Married gay couple, Dawid Mycek and Jakub Kwiecinski, say they face frequent abuse in Poland for being part of a so-called “homosexual plague.” “So we thought that if we are dealing right now with a real plague (the new coronavirus) we could help protect people from this plague and do something good,” said […]