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Over 2,000 cyclists began their trek to help the San Francisco AIDS Foundation and the Los Angeles LGBT Center.

June 04 2017 1:03 PM

Intimate partner violence is a serious yet oft-ignored issue facing LGBT people, says the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs. To help break the cycle, Patrick Dati shares his experience.

June 01 2017 5:29 AM

Getting older doesn't come easy for many gay and bi men. We need to realize our lives don't follow the same paths — marriage at 25, baby at 30, retirement at 65 — of our straight peers. 

June 01 2017 5:07 AM

And with repeal of the Affordable Care Act, the situation could get far worse.

May 31 2017 8:50 AM

There's a conspicuous silence surrounding prostate cancer.

May 31 2017 5:44 AM