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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.

Ever met a guy online just to have him disappear without a trace? This writer says too many gay and bi men take the easy way out and simply "ghost."

October 13 2015 5:30 AM

African-American gay and bi men are rarely part of the discussion when it comes to talking about domestic violence. 

October 09 2015 8:35 PM

The lead researcher of the controversial test, the first that claims to detect sexual orientation, quit over concerns it may be misused.

October 09 2015 9:58 AM

Grindr and Scruff are making it easier to talk about PrEP, and helping drop the stigma attached to the preventative HIV treatment.

October 09 2015 5:30 AM

The new findings from UCSF also reveal lesbians and bisexual women are avoiding tanning beds far more than straight women.

October 08 2015 1:45 PM