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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.

The new director of the nation's drug control policy tells 60 Minutes we could learn a lot about destigmatizing addiction from the LGBT movement.

10:45 AM

The former Who's the Boss star shares his struggles with meth and HIV in the latest episode of Advocate Spotlight. 

5:47 AM

A constitutional challenge is filed against the 1864 Offenses Against the Person Act, which is seen as the basis for much of the nation's notorious homophobia.

December 11 2015 3:30 PM

Sylvia Burwell, secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and HRC president Chad Griffin urge LGBT people to get insured and stay alive.

December 11 2015 4:00 AM

Unlike its users, the app's simultaneous joys and heartbreaks are ageless.

December 10 2015 4:30 AM
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