Topics :: health
By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Jul 9, 2014
Researchers in the United Kingdom say inhaling the 70s club drug "poppers," or isopropyl nitrate, can seriously damage your eyes, thanks to its new formula.
By John Maroussas | Sunday Jul 6, 2014
Digestion is a complex process of converting food into fuel: Good digestion is one of the keys to optimal health, well-being, and staying fit and healthy.
By Mike Halterman | Friday Jul 4, 2014
As many gay men are well aware, nearly all of us are banned from donating blood as dictated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Sunday Jun 29, 2014
The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved a long-delayed inhalable diabetes medication to help patients control their blood sugar levels during meals.
By Matthew Perrone | Sunday Jun 29, 2014
Imagine a low-cost treatment for a life-threatening infection that could cure up to 90 percent of patients with minimal side effects, often in a few days.
By Denise Royal | Saturday Jun 14, 2014
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wants gay and bisexual men to start talking to stop AIDS with a new HIV/AIDS awareness campaign.
By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jun 10, 2014
On June 15-21 in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, the organization Angel Faces, a non-profit organization for adolescent girls with severe burns or trauma, will hold a retreat to help girls.
By Seth Hemmelgarn | Thursday May 29, 2014
A San Francisco nonprofit that provides HIV testing, food, and other assistance to sex workers is marking its 15th anniversary as people in the industry - many of whom are LGBT - continue to face stigma, financial insecurity, and other challenges.
By Kilian Melloy | Friday May 9, 2014
This Katie Couric-narrated documentary from director Stephanie Soechtig serves up some alarming stats and traces contours of industry wrongdoing familiar from the "selling us death" model of big tobacco.
By Mike Stobbe | Thursday May 8, 2014
Health officials say syphilis has reached its highest level since 1995 with the increase all in men.