Health/Fitness

Landmark Study Helps Overweight Lesbian and Bisexual Women Adopt Healthier Habits

HEALTH | By EDGE | Jul 28
A new study shows that lesbians and bisexual women could have a better quality of life if they eat more veggies, drink less booze, and increase activity.

On World Hepatitis Day, Get Tested and Demand Treatment

HEALTH | By EDGE | Jul 28
July 28 is World Hepatitis Day, a day to get tested, know your status, and demand treatment, here and across the world.

Dangerous Ingredients Found in Dietary Supplements

HEALTH | Jul 28
A new investigation may have you rethinking some of your vitamins.

Gay and Bi Male Teens No More Likely Than Other Males to Engage in Several Sexual Risk Behaviors; But Still at Substantially Higher Risk of HIV Infection

HEALTH | By EDGE | Jul 27
New CDC data suggest that there are no significant differences in several HIV-related risk behaviors among U.S. male students in ninth through 12th grades, but gay or bisexual males are still at a higher risk for HIV.

LA County Dept. of Health Urges MSM and HIVers to Get Meningitis Vaccine

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 27
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health expanded their recommendations for Southern California that men who have sex with men (MSM) and people with HIV get vaccinated for meningitis.

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AHF Ad Campaign Targets Gilead's Refusal to Release Less-Toxic Tenofovir

HEALTH | By EDGE | Jul 26
Following a blistering Los Angeles Times article documenting Gilead's patent manipulation on its drugs containing tenofovir, AHF rolled out a new ad campaign in LGBT outlets calling for closer scrutiny of Gilead.


Health

Feds Say Health Mergers Would Increase Costs, Threaten Care

Federal regulators are suing to stop two major health insurance mergers because they say the deals will increase health care costs for Americans and lower the quality of care they get.

Fitness

Six Healthy Foods That Satisfy Every Urge!

Regardless of one's motivation, getting in great shape is always a good idea and can only improve one's quality of life-especially in the bedroom. A healthy diet is key.