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IAS and Partners Present Awards for Outstanding Research

By EDGE | Jul 23
The 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016), concluded on July 22 with the awarding of five prestigious scientific awards recognizing exceptional research presented at the conference.

Mineral Sunscreens: Rub It In, Rub It In!

By Matthew Wexler | Jul 22
Not all sunscreens are alike. Those with sensitive or acne-prone skin often turn to mineral-based sunscreens to reduce breakouts and irritation.

Feds Say Health Mergers Would Increase Costs, Threaten Care

By Tom Murphy and Eric Tucker | Jul 21
Federal regulators are suing to stop two major health insurance mergers because they say the deals will increase health care costs for Americans and lower the quality of care they get.

IAS and Elton John Foundation Are 'Doing The Right Thing' By Honoring Frontline Health Workers

By EDGE | Jul 21
The IAS and the Elton John AIDS Foundation team up to present the "Me and My Health Care Provider" campaign, giving MSM and transgender people the chance to thank their health care workers.

Florida Mosquitoes Being Tested for Zika to Confirm Case

By Jennifer Kay | Jul 21
Florida health officials have trapped mosquitoes in an area of Miami-Dade County and are testing them for Zika to confirm whether a woman with the virus could be the first person infected directly by a mosquito bite in the continental United States.

Xrysalis Gathering Brings LGBT People of Color Together for Retreat

By EDGE | Jul 19
From July 22-24 at Groundswell, a queer retreat center two hours north of the San Francisco Bay Area, queer people of color will gather to celebrate and inspire each other through art, activism and connection at the first-ever Xrysalis Gathering.

First Company Pink Raises Awareness About Breast Cancer

By EDGE | Jul 18
The Long Island-based nonprofit First Company Pink encourages women to screen for breast cancer with their 'got checked?' campaign.

Making Healthy Choices While on Vacation

Jul 18
It's summertime, and many of us are packing our bags to go on a vacation. If you're new to implementing healthy lifestyle choices, it's important to make an effort to stick to your goals even while you're away from home.

Antibiotic Resistance Threatens Gonorrhea Treatment

Jul 18
The CDC has discovered that gonorrhea is becoming increasingly susceptible to azithromycin, underscoring the importance of the federal government's Combating Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria (CARB) Action Plan.

With Millions Covered, 'Repeal and Replace' Gets Riskier

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jul 18
Donald Trump's plan for replacing "Obamacare" appears to be anything but solid. A nonpartisan analysis recently found it would make 18 million people uninsured.

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