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.

Early success in a new trial bodes well for an eventual HIV vaccine.

July 20 2016 8:15 PM

A new study shows equal rates of risky sex between gay and straight male teens — but queer youth are still much more susceptible to HIV infection.

July 20 2016 8:30 AM

Figuring out if honesty is truly the best policy.

July 20 2016 5:08 AM

Get ready for one long last Look with this highly scientific quiz.

July 18 2016 3:58 PM

While some organizations are trying to offer gay and bi men more information on preventive HIV medication, the AIDS Healthcare Foundation is doing the opposite. Here's how the Los Angeles LGBT Center is fighting back.

July 18 2016 5:05 AM