Health/Fitness

Shigellosis Outbreak Among Los Angeles MSM Follows Similar Outbreak in 2015

HEALTH | By EDGE | Aug 29
An outbreak of Shigellosis, a common diarrheal disease caused by a group of bacteria called Shigella, is affecting men who have sex with men in Los Angeles, Pasadena, and Long Beach.

After Much Criticism, Mylan to Launch First Generic EpiPen at 50 Percent Discount

HEALTH | Aug 29
Mylan says it will make available a generic version of its EpiPen, as criticism mounts over the price of its injectable medicine.

Canadian Hospital Dog Trained to Sniff Out Deadly Superbugs

HEALTH | Aug 29
Many of the nation's leading medical institutions are losing the battle against superbugs, but one hospital in Vancouver, Canada, came up with a dog-sniffing approach to the crisis.

Study Finds Most Teens Vaping Fruity Flavors, Not Nicotine

HEALTH | By Mike Stobbe | Aug 29
New research suggests that most teens aren't vaping nicotine at all, but using sweet and fruity flavors like strawberry, chocolate cake and bubble gum.

Suffering, Stress in North Carolina's Anti-LGBT Climate

HEALTH | By Maria Dominguez | Aug 28
Setting aside the games of money and power, the mental and emotional impact of anti-LGBT legislation is considerable.

HIV/AIDS Info Center


Kiehl's LifeRide for amfAR Raises $150K For HIV Research

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Aug 23
The 11-day, multi-stop, 1,100-mile motorcycle charity ride Kiehl's LifeRide for amfAR raised HIV/AIDS awareness and a total of $150,000 for research at multiple high-profile events at Kiehl's stores along the way.


Health

Celebrate National Dog Day With Life-Saving Tech

August 26 is National Dog Day, and PetPace, the provider of an innovative health-monitoring smart collar, wants dog owners to learn more about their pet's health.

Fitness

Staying the Fitness Course

Face it, not all workouts are the same. The point in the end, is that you walk away feeling better about you, due to the "At least I did not bail" factor.