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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.

"Ex-gay" or "conversion" therapy is harmful, and there is no scientific proof that it can change someone's sexual orientation, says the World Psychiatric Association.

March 21 2016 4:58 PM Updated

The actress and singer blogged about the stigma society attaches to men who desire transgender women.

March 21 2016 4:41 PM

The "Obamacare kid," who became know for speaking out for affordable healthcare after losing a parent due to lack of health insurance has come out as transgender. 

March 21 2016 9:20 AM

Health experts say our higher rates of depression and anxiety are a reaction to a hostile world, especially the onslaught of anti-LGBT legislation. It's not completely hopeless, though.

March 18 2016 5:08 AM

If you agree that Zach Miko is hot, then unfortunately you're in good company: so does his wife. 

March 18 2016 12:57 AM

Some hope the purchase of the gay hookup app by a Chinese company could be a turning point for equality.

March 17 2016 5:05 AM
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