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Pride & Sexuality

The Intersection of Queer Identity and Mental Health

The connection between queer identity and mental health runs deep and can be difficult, often because of prejudice from society and the struggle for acceptance. It’s really important to provide mental health support that includes everyone and to create an environment where everyone can be themselves and do well. As allies, we need to support the Queer community and help them feel strong and equal as they work toward accepting themselves.

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Pop Goes The Closet: Representation of LGBTQIA in pop culture

The media is more than a source of amusement. In addition to reflecting on society, it has had greater control over forming larger narratives. Over the years the representation of the LGBTQIA+ community in popular culture has changed in various ways and it has become a tool to represent, validate and acknowledge them

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Rainbow Reflections- How Queer characters transform Children’s media

The connotations of abnormality surrounding queer media have led to the shaping as well as the persistence of a prejudiced mindset. It’s crucial to put forth a positive narrative to replace the impact set by underrepresentation as well as poor representation of queer identity in children’s media.

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Sexual Shame: Two sides of the same coin and here’s how to deal with it

Sexual shame can be debilitating in all kinds of ways: physically, emotionally and mentally. This article aims to talk about the symptoms, causes and solutions to deal with shame around sexual intimacy. Here’s how to reclaim your sexuality minus the stigma.

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The Dallas Buyers Club: Masterclass On Breaking Boundaries

“Dallas Buyers Club,” a powerful cinematic journey, transcends its narrative to catalyze awareness in sexual and reproductive health. Matthew McConaughey’s portrayal of Ron Woodroof sparks dialogue on HIV, pushing boundaries and challenging stigmas. This blog explores the movie’s profound impact, dissecting its influence on public perception and healthcare advocacy.

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