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Fitness

Chicago Pride Debuts Fitness Channel

Right Fit For You fitness channel on ChicagoPride.com features daily workouts and health blogs Chicago, IL — Chicago’s daily entertainment and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community website, ChicagoPride.com, has teamed up with online LGBT-Friendly personal trainer and fitness finder, Right Fit for You to launch the first of its kind fitness channel which […]

Fitness Lesbian

Lesbian Fitness Couple

Meet a kick-ass couple that works out together and runs a business together. Beth & Kristin are lesbian fitness couple and professionals living in Los Angeles who happen to be engaged to each other and work together at the Phoenix Effect, a functional group exercise studio on Melrose. We believe fitness should be used to […]

Fitness

Transgender Model Ben Melzer on Cover of Men’s Fitness

The German edition of Men’s Health will feature transgender fitness model Ben Melzer on the cover of its April issue. Melzer will be the first transgender man to appear on the cover of a men’s fitness magazine in Europe, according to U.K. LGBT site Pink News. Melzer landed on the cover after entering the German […]

Queens Video

Watch the Season 8 Trailer of RuPaul’s Drag Race

RuPaul’s Drag Race might be entering its 8th season (and about to hit its 100th episode), but—from the look of this trailer—the new queens’ engines have yet to lose power. This year’s contestants are: Acid Betty, Bob the Drag Queen, Chi Chi DeVayne, Cynthia Lee Fontaine, Dax ExclamationPoint, Derrick Barry, Kim Chi, Laila McQueen, Naomi […]

Queens

Drag Queen on Australia’s Got Talent

Courtney Act isn’t the only drag queen from Australia to excite television audiences with her talent. Minnie Cooper appeared on a recent episode of Australia’s Got Talent and blew the judges away, including occasional RuPaul’s Drag Race guest judge Kelly Osbourne. “Hello heterosexuals!” Minnie shouted when she entered the stage. “The talent has finally arrived!” […]

Queens

Michelle DuBarry, The Oldest Performing Drag Queen

There was a time when it was a drag for men to wear dresses, but times have changed. Last month, Toronto’s Michelle DuBarry (a.k.a. Russell Alldread) was recognized by Guinness World Records as the oldest performing drag queen. We chatted with the celebrated performer by phone. It’s improper to ask a lady her age, but […]

Gay Health Wellness

Suicide and Gay Mormon Youth

While there are conflicting reports regarding numerous suicides involving LGBT Mormon youth, there’s no question that there’s been an increase of suicidal gay mormon teens and twenty-somethings following the Church’s new antigay policy. Instituted in November, the new rules label any Mormon in a same-sex marriage as an “apostate,” which could include excommunication from the […]

Health Wellness Lesbian

Why Do Young Lesbians Sleep with Men?

Lesbians especially teens have sex younger, have more partners and engage in riskier practices than bi or heterosexual girls, a study has found. One in five sexually active lesbian teenagers in the United States also reported recently having sex with a man, according to the research, published in the Journal of Adolescent Health. In addition, […]

Beauty TV

Ruby Rose Dyes Hair Green

Ruby Rose now has green hair! The “Orange Is The New Black” star showed off her new ‘do on Instagram last week, revealing that the transformation was for her upcoming role in the movie “xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage.” Ruby, 29, has rocked many different hairstyles since beginning her career as a DJ and […]

Gay Lesbian Moovz

WELCOME TO ON THE MOOVZ

We are so excited to launch On the Moovz!   We are honored to have some really talented and passionate editors that will bring you news updates and original content.   We created this blog to be a voice for the LGBT Community and to support MOOVZ.    If you haven’t downloaded the app, make […]

Beauty Health Wellness

6 Things You Should Know Before Whitening Your Teeth

They say laughter is the best medicine, but if you’re self-conscious about your teeth, you may not feel like smiling all that much. Fortunately, teeth whitening processes — both over-the-counter and at your dentist — have come a long way. But before you pick up those whitening strips at the drugstore, or head to your […]

Travel

Transgender Bills Could Call for Tourism Boycott

The Mount Rushmore Memorial (Photo: ASSOCIATED PRESS) Opponents of a bill that would prohibit transgender students from using the bathroom of their choice are taking aim at South Dakota’s $3.8 billion tourism industry. Would-be travelers on Wednesday threatened to cancel trips to the Rushmore State if Gov. Dennis Daugaard doesn’t veto the bill, which would require students to use […]

Trans

Study Shows Transgender Kids Are Living Open Lives and Happy!

New research finds that young transgender children who have “socially transitioned” — living their lives under the gender they identify with — had positive mental health outcomes. ‘Crucially important’ research Dr. Ilana Sherer, UCSF Until now, studies had shown significantly higher rates for depression and anxiety in transgender children. Nearly half attempt suicide by age […]

Trans

Do Transgender Prisoners Deserve SRA Surgery?

Prisons may no longer be able to deny sexual reassignment surgery to transgender inmates. Transgender Americans have seen slow but steady progress in health insurance coverage for sex reassignment surgery. Unless they’re in prison. That could change soon thanks to the Transgender Law Center and former California inmate Michelle Norsworthy, a transgender woman who was […]

Music

ISIS Behead Young Boy for Listening to “Gay” Music”

ISIS believes pop music is responsible for ‘debauchery’ and ‘promoting homosexuality’. Just when you think it couldn’t get any worse, Islamic extremists have beheaded a young boy for listening to pop music. Ayham Hussein, just 15, was found listening to his portable compact disc player in a shop owned by his father in an open-air […]

Entertainment Music

Elton John is Not Impressed by Janet Jackson

Years after attacking Madonna for lip syncing, singer Elton John set his sight on Janet Jackson. Elton John isn’t feeling the love tonight—or any other night—for pop star Janet Jackson. In a new Rolling Stone interview, the music legend attacked the popular singer and claimed she lip syncs during her shows. “I’d rather go and […]

Comedy TV

Adele & Ellen Play 5 Second Rule

Adele is always down for a fun joke, as we learned with she last appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show and pranked a bunch of Jamba Juice employees. In a new segment that was cut for time from the show, the “Hello” singer plays another game, “5 Second Rule,” that’s nearly as enjoyable. In the […]