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Homeless women report they are victims of violence

LOS ANGELES — A majority of Los Angeles homeless women interviewed in a recent survey reported being victims of some type of violence over the past year, according to a report released Jan. 30. According to “The Los Angeles Women’s Needs Assessment” survey of 305 homeless women, released by the Downtown Women’s Center, 60.2% of Read More…

Health Hollywood LGBT Issues West Hollywood

Hepatitis A outbreak expands to gay, bisexual men

LOS ANGELES — Health officials are ramping up efforts to stop the spread of Hepatitis A in Los Angeles County as cases begin to surge among gay and bisexual men who are not homeless. The surge is happening during the battle against the state’s massive outbreak, which has claimed 20 lives and has sickened more Read More…