Celebrating gay pride in Uganda: ‘We want to show that we’re not aliens’

( CNN) Uganda’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual and intersex( LGBTI) community is preparing for its annual lesbian pride parade, taking place on Saturday 8 August. This year’s event has special significance — it’s been a year since the controversial anti-gay law was scrapped. Pride parades are held all over the world and are an opportunity…

Surgery patients hear benefits of music therapy loud and clear

( CNN) It is no secret the uplifting effect of music, whether you like Mozart or Metallica. A growing sum of proof also been shown that clinicians can use the power of music to help people recover from surgery and other medical procedures. Studies discover that listening to music before surgery can reduce anxiety, and…

Rand Paul Fast Facts

( CNN) Here’s a look at the life of Rand Paul, US senator from Kentucky. Birth place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Birth name: Randal Howard Paul Other Facts: Timeline: