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.

The short answer is yes, writes our love and sex columnist, psychotherapist Adam D. Blum.

October 14 2018 8:32 AM

Since same-sex marriage is now legal in Australia, two of Sydney's gay penguins figured it was time to start a family.

October 12 2018 2:09 PM

"Bears" singer Tom Goss gives the skinny on fatphobia in gay and mainstream culture.

October 12 2018 11:02 AM

In a fog of hopelessness this week? You're not alone. But all is not lost.

October 10 2018 6:02 AM

Today’s home tests can tell you about your heritage, cancer risks, STI s, and overall health.

October 10 2018 4:03 AM