Quantcast

Latest Center on Halsted Stories

2011-06-01 22:33:51

Study shows new prevention efforts need to address young gay couples Gay young men in serious relationships are six times more likely to have unprotected sex than those who hook up with casual partners, according to new Northwestern Medicine research. The findings provide a new direction for prevention efforts in this population who account for nearly 70 percent of all new HIV/AIDS diagnoses in adolescents and young adults in the United States and who also have the highest increase in new...

2008-08-13 15:01:02

Gamma Mu Foundation today announced the award of more than $129,000 in community service & public education grants and scholarships in support of their mission of making the world a more hospitable place for people regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or health status. The awards serves multiple purposes, from funding projects in rural areas that provide support to personal/families with HIV/AIDS, to undergraduate and advance degree scholarships for gay men, to...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
Related