Health/Fitness

Fight Against HIV Far From Over in West and Central Africa

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | May 6
People living with HIV/AIDS in West and Central Africa continue to suffer needlessly and die silently despite globally-agreed goals to curb the HIV epidemic by 2020, says Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières.

16th Annual Legacy Grace Project Conference for Women with HIV/AIDS

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | May 5
This weekend, May 6-8, Legacy Counseling Center holds the largest conference for women living with HIV/AIDS in the nation.

Reid Ewing Teams Up With SAMHSA To Help Mentally Ill Youth

HEALTH | By EDGE | May 5
Actor Reid Ewing of the ABC hit series "Modern Family" will join the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to celebrate National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day on Thursday, May 5, at the Jack Morton Auditorium in DC.

Candace Cameron Bure Helps Kick Off 'Eating Recovery Day'

HEALTH | By EDGE | May 5
On Tuesday, May 3, Candace Cameron Bure and Eating Recovery Center (ERC) hosted the first-ever "Eating Recovery Day" to discuss the pervasive nature of eating disorders and to inspire hope for recovery for those who are suffering.

FDA Launches Campaign to Prevent and Reduce Smoking Among LGBT Young Adults

HEALTH | May 5
Of the more than 2 million LGBT young adults in the U.S., more than 800,000 smoke occasionally. "This Free Life" campaign encourages lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young adults to live tobacco free.

Health

FDA Effort Aims to Curb Smoking in LGBT Community

The Food and Drug Administration's latest anti-smoking campaign takes aim at young adults in the LGBT community, who officials say are nearly twice as likely to use tobacco as their peers.

Fitness

Injury-Free Workout Plan

By following a few simple steps you can avoid most common exercise-related injuries and be well on your way to making this your healthiest year ever.