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.

Who you are in bed shouldn't define you in life, this writer believes.

September 14 2015 4:30 AM

Successful escorts have joined forces to raise funds for the seven arrested employees. 

September 10 2015 11:44 PM

Caitlyn Jenner and Ellen DeGeneres show love and generosity to a struggling black trans woman with dreams of a nursing career.

September 10 2015 1:22 PM Updated

A self-described butch describes the self-esteem battles she and her trans girlfriend face.

September 10 2015 6:00 AM

Planned Parenthood and the HRC are calling attention to the immense need for inclusive sex education.

September 09 2015 2:35 PM

Deaf L.A. actors Josh Feldman and Shoshannah Stern made their own show because their story is missing from TV.

September 04 2015 11:14 AM

In an unprecedented expansion of trans-inclusive protections, the Obama administration proposed a new federal rule to ensure trans-inclusive health care.

September 03 2015 6:12 PM

Trans Latina health advocate Joanna Maria Cifredo dissects the work that must be done to combat transgender health disparities.

September 03 2015 4:39 PM

Europe's largest sexual health center accidentally disclosed the names, email addresses, and possibly the HIV status of hundreds of patients in an email newsletter.

September 03 2015 12:34 PM