Discover the Health section of The Advocate, where readers can find the latest news on medicine, fitness, mental and physical wellbeing, scientific developments, and diseases that affect the LGBT community. Read the most recent on gay health, AIDS and HIV news, pregnancy and sex from experts like doctors and researchers. Learn about news related to health insurance, statistics, changing laws and government policy, and tools that can be used in preventing and curing illnesses in the United States and beyond.

This writer says LGBT people are diagnosed psychiatric medications and can't get off them — possibly like Jesse Jacobs, who recently died in a Texas prison.

August 12 2015 5:00 AM

Tyler Curry recalls how The Real World's HIV-positive hero changed his life. Where's his contemporary equal?

August 12 2015 4:30 AM

John Oliver explores the dismal state of American sex education classes and offers a solution with a little help from his celebrity friends.

August 10 2015 8:12 AM

California officials, who don't want to pay for Michelle-Lael Norsworthy's surgery, are now releasing her on parole.

August 08 2015 7:41 PM

This writer and Advocate intern used to revel in the fact that men found him attractive because he's Filipino. Now the attention feels like pandering racism.

August 07 2015 5:00 AM

Being healthy makes you look good, but for many gay men, good is never good enough.

August 07 2015 3:15 AM

From financial to spiritual to practical, here are 10 pearls of wisdom offered by celebrities at the Los Angeles LGBT Center's summer fundraiser for elders.

July 31 2015 4:00 AM

The Obama administration gave The Advocate and Plus a sneak peek at its proposal for battling HIV over the next five years.

July 29 2015 7:11 PM

The not-so-curious case of Michael Johnson illuminates the way racial 'preferences' on dating apps conspire with a biased criminal justice system to criminalize HIV-positive gay black men.

July 29 2015 10:00 AM