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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.

Beginning next year, the nation will allow donations by men who have abstained from sex with another man for four months, instead of the current yearlong deferral period.

July 18 2019 2:25 PM

This sexy, talented POC ensemble is in its third season of evoking laughter and tears.

July 18 2019 5:29 AM

Around 3,800 men who have sex with men will be part of Johnson & Johnson's historic vaccine trial.

July 12 2019 6:07 PM

An epidemic of anti-trans violence is unfolding across the globe, and yet more people than ever are watching trans porn. 

July 11 2019 8:02 PM

After being unjustly sentenced to 30 years, Michael Johnson walked out of prison today a free man.

July 09 2019 12:54 PM

Seeing the doctor can be an exercise in frustration and even humiliation for trans patients, but communication goes a long way.

July 09 2019 5:37 AM

Devon J. Lopez-Bergman was only 21.

July 04 2019 3:00 PM