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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.

While the World Health Organization has declared the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency, the Biden administration hasn't made a nationwide declaration yet.

August 02 2022 3:05 PM

The White House selected Dr. Demetre Daskalakis of the CDC as deputy coordinator for the country's monkeypox response.

August 02 2022 10:44 AM

And in another HIV-related advance, doctors have announced that a 66-year-old man has been cleared of HIV through a stem cell transplant.

August 01 2022 7:58 PM

The state's Department of Health and its Department of Education have pushed to restrict trans rights.

August 01 2022 12:20 PM

A Seattle gay man says he and his friends found it easier to get the vaccine in British Columbia.

July 30 2022 7:10 AM

Wesley Wallace says he believes he got MPV by kissing someone at a bar. Now he wants people to see what the virus can look like and to understand the stigma attached to it. 

July 29 2022 6:00 PM