Month: August 2015

  • August 18, 2015

    Trans*cendence 2015

    Trans*cendence, Callen-Lorde’s annual reception for trans* and gender non-conforming communities, friends and allies will be held on October 1st this year, honoring photographer, writer, and co-founder of Original Plumbing Amos Mac, alongside celebrated writer, artist, and DJ, Juliana Huxtable, for their contributions to increasing visibility and promoting wellness of transgender and gender non-conforming people. AMOS MAC+ Amos […]
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  • August 6, 2015

    Legionnaires’ Disease – What You Need to Know

      With the recent outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in NYC, here are some important facts to be aware of.  Legionnaires’ disease is a type of pneumonia caused by legionella bacteria. While the current outbreak has been concentrated primarily to the South Bronx, it’s important to note that it is very rare overall in the US […]
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