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What to do if You Think Your Child is Trangender
What to do if You Think Your Child is Trangender

This story originally appeared in the June/July 2016 issue of Latina magazine

Teaching our children to be true to themselves means embracing their gender identity—even when it doesn’t align with their sexual anatomy. To mark National LGBT Pride Month, here are some ways parents of transgender children can educate themselves, become their kids’ fiercest advocates, and create a supportive home environment.


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Yaya DaCosta Thrills in the Fast-paced Emergency Ward of NBC’s Chicago Med.
EXCLUSIVE: Yaya DaCosta Takes on the Emergency Ward in NBC’s 'Chicago Med'

Yaya DaCosta is taking a crash course in emergency medicine. Wearing scrubs and asking for a doctor “Stat!” or staring at a flat line on a monitor, then grabbing a defibrillator and shouting “Clear!” simply won’t suffice when she plays headstrong, seasoned ER nurse April Sexton in Chicago Med, the latest series from Law & Order creator Dick Wolf and a spinoff of the ratings mammoth Chicago Fire.


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EXCLUSIVE: Guillermo del Toro Explores the Monstrous Side of Love in 'Crimson Peak'

This story originally appeared in Latina Magazine's November 2015 issue.

In his latest cinematic masterpiece, Crimson Peak, legendary Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro explores the monstrous side of amor.

RELATED: 10 Guillermo del Toro Films You Must See


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5 Tips For Having "The Sex Talk" With Your Kids
5 Tips For Having "The Sex Talk" With Your Kids

In our world of scanty fashion and raunchy songs, talking intelligently to children about "the birds and the bees" should be an ongoing process. "Rather than having one single conversation with your child, it's better to use different opportunities to talk about sex," says New York-based child psychology Dr. Karen Caraballo. Here are some expert pointers: 

MORE: 10 Things You Never Knew About Pregnancy


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TK Latinas Who Could Play Jessica Cruz in 'The Green Lantern'
10 Latinas Who Could Play Jessica Cruz in 'The Green Lantern'

Ever since DC Comics and Warner Bros. confirmed that a Green Lantern reboot was in the works and slated for a 2020 release, comic book fans have speculated that the film will be centered on Latina superhero Green Lantern, Jessica Cruz, rather than previous bearers of the Power Ring like Alan Scott, Hal Jordan, Guy Gardner, Kyle Rayner, and John Stewart.


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10 Most Memorable Interracial Gay Couples on TV
10 Most Memorable Interracial Gay Couples on TV

In the last 20 years, a growing number of TV networks have come to embrace gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender characters in leading roles. Moreover, they’ve begun moving away from stereotypical depictions of same-sex couples, instead offering a broader range of dynamics and personalities.
Here are 10 couples whose romance made all TV viewers — gay or straight — swoon:


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TK Awesome Pop Culture References in 'Unbreakable Kimmy Shmidt'
Genius Pop Culture References in 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt'

Netflix's latest original series, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, is a charming comedic gem by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock. Starring Elle Kemper, Titus Burgess and Jane Krakowski, Unbreakable kicks off when Kimmy is rescued from an underground bunker in Indiana, where she and three other girls were held captive for 15 years as part of a doomsday cult.


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TK Stars Who Got Inked for Love (And Lived to Regret It!)
11 Stars Who Got Inked for Love (And Lived to Regret It!)

If you’ve ever considered getting a tattoo in honor of your significant other, hoping to express your devotion or celebrate your everlasting love, remember that when it comes to matters of the heart, things can change quickly and unexpectedly. From Marc Anthony to Adrienne Bailon, these stars all got tattoos in honor of their lovers and later lived to regret it:


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TK Things ‘Empire’ Gets Wrong About the Hip-Hop Industry
10 Things ‘Empire’ Gets Wrong About the Hip-Hop Industry

FOX’s Empire is only expanding, emerging as this season’s top-rated network drama and enjoying steadily rising ratings since its January premiere. It’s easy to see the show’s appeal: Taraji P.


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Fashion Festival Essentials
12 Fashion Essentials To Pack This Music Festival Season

Outdoor music festival season is almost upon us, with South By Southwest kicking off in Austin, Texas, on March 17th, followed by the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival in Indio, California, on April 10th. Any festival veteran knows that the fashions flaunted by audiences are as much of an attraction as the musical line-up. With these helpful tips, you’ll know exactly what to pack for your upcoming festival getaway — and, in the process, you’ll stand out from the festival fray in the best possible way.  


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