Health/Fitness

Episcopal Relief Gets $1.4M in Grants for Kenyan Kids with HIV/AIDS
For Cancer Patients With HIV, Immunotherapy Appears Safe
AIDS Fund Kicks Off GayBINGO with Lady Gaga's 'Perfect Illusion'

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For Cancer Patients With HIV, Immunotherapy Appears Safe

Episcopal Relief Gets $1.4M in Grants for Kenyan Kids with HIV/AIDS

A new category of immunotherapies called checkpoint inhibitors appears safe to use in patients with both advanced malignancies and HIV.

First Transgender Day of Remembrance Cenotaph Statue to be Unveiled in Palm Spring

First Transgender Day of Remembrance Cenotaph Statue to be Unveiled in Palm Spring

Nov 17
On November 20, the Transgender Community Coalition will host their annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, unveiling the Memorial Cenotaph Sculpture.

M·A·C and Refinery29 Launch Digital Series, Trans 102

M·A·C and Refinery29 Launch Digital Series, Trans 102

Nov 17
M·A·C and Refinery29 mark National Trans Awareness Week with their new digital series, Trans102.

AHA: Half of US Adults Have High Blood Pressure

AHA: Half of US Adults Have High Blood Pressure

Nov 16
About half of U.S. adults are now considered to have high blood pressure under new guidelines announced Monday that set a lower threshold for the "silent killer," second only to smoking as a preventable cause of early death.

Doctors Without Borders Secures Generic Hepatitis C Treatment

Doctors Without Borders Secures Generic Hepatitis C Treatment

Nov 15
Doctors Without Borders has secured generic Hep C meds. Now it costs $120 for a 12-week treatment -- down from a whopping $1,800 in 2015.

U.S. Adults Strongly Support Birth Control Use and Access 

U.S. Adults Strongly Support Birth Control Use and Access 

Nov 15
On November 15, Thanks, Birth Control Day, a new poll shows that more than 85% of all adults agree birth control is an essential part of health care.

Health

Obama Health Mandate Now Target of GOP in Big Tax Bill

Obama Health Mandate Now Target of GOP in Big Tax Bill

The Obama health care law's requirement that Americans get insurance coverage is now pinned as a target of Republican lawmakers, as they look to end the individual mandate to help pay for deep cuts in their tax legislation.

Fitness

Four Tips to Beat Stress

Four Tips to Beat Stress

Stress affects everybody every day. For the most part, it provides the kick you need to get off your behind and get things done. Chronic stress is another ball game. This week I'd like to share some tips that will help you beat stress.