Health

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.

Health officials are finally paying attention to the trauma inflicted by a homophobic and transphobic world.
 

July 25 2016 5:49 AM

The transgender celebrity talks about her struggles with dyslexia, her success in sports and being a female father. 

July 21 2016 11:06 AM

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
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