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Print Edition 2015-10-09 – QNotes

Vaccinations available against HPV, cancer

Information and resources aid patients in making important informed decisions

Thomas Frieden needs your help in the fight to save the next generation. In 2013, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) responded to a report on the effectiveness of a new vaccine to fight human papillomavirus (HPV).

Commission adds protections

Wake County joins other municipalities across the Carolinas on protections

On Sept. 21, the Wake County Commission added sexual orientation and gender identity to its employment protections. The county is the second largest by population in North Carolina.

Our People: Q&A with Ann Hooper

LGBT activist, breast cancer survivor

When Ann Hooper tells you music can change the world, believe her for she’s somewhat of an expert on what it takes to change the world.

Western: Gold issues statement

Carolinas News Notes

Mitchell Gold, chair of Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Home Furnishing, has issued a statement against religious zealots who say that being an LGBT individual is a sin.

Charlotte: Compass to receive award

Carolinas News Notes

The Compass Group USA will receive a Diversity Leadership Award for Corporations from the Society for Diversity at their retreat and conference on Oct. 21, 6:30 p.m., at the Hilton University Place, 8629 JM Keynes Dr. The conference runs from Oct. 20-23.