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LA LGBT Center Promotes PrEP Via 'F*ck W/Out Fear' Campaign

By EDGE | Jan 9
F*ck w/out Fear is the message of a new campaign by the Los Angeles LGBT Center, launched to raise awareness for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as a safe and effective tool to prevent HIV infection.

Does Legal Marijuana Impact the Way Teens View Pot Risks?

Jan 8
Teenagers' attitudes about marijuana are changing at the same time that more states are making the drug legal.

'Telomere Effect': How Exercise, Diet and Sleep Affect Aging

Jan 8
A new book explains the science of aging. "The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier, Longer" claims that putting research findings into everyday practice "can help reduce chronic disease and improve wellbeing."

Researchers Discover New Human Organ

Jan 7
Researchers say they have discovered an organ called "mesentery" that is part of our digestive system -- and it's been hiding in plain sight for centuries.

Low-Dose Aspirin Could Help Prevent Cancer

By EDGE | Jan 6
Researchers have outlined for the first time a key mechanism by which low-dose aspirin may inhibit cancer cell proliferation and metastasis.

From Gene Editing to Devices, Medical Advances to Watch for in 2017

Jan 6
The New Year will likely bring significant medical developments that could impact our health.

Hospital Sued by Trans Man Says it Follows Religious Guide

Jan 6
A New Jersey Roman Catholic hospital sued by a transgender man who says he wasn't allowed to have a hysterectomy says it follows religious directives.

New Study: Younger Gay Men Favoring Monogamy

By EDGE | Jan 5
A new study, "Younger Gay Men's Perspectives on Monogamy, Non-monogamy, and Marriage" describes a significant shift toward monogamy and away from 'open relationships.'

Transgender Man: Catholic Hospital Denied My Hysterectomy

By Josh Cornfield | Jan 5
A transgender man sued a Roman Catholic hospital Thursday, saying it cited religion in refusing to allow his surgeon to perform a hysterectomy as part of his sex transition.

Many Who Live With Diabetes Are Ignoring Basic Health Recommendations

By EDGE | Jan 5
Tens of thousands of upstate New York adults who have diabetes jeopardize their health status by failing to take basic steps to keep their chronic illness in check.

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