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With Scant Record, Supreme Court Nominee Elusive on Abortion
SAGE and Alzheimer's Association Announce New LGBTQ Brief
Experts Question Benefits of Fluoride-Free Toothpaste

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SAGE and Alzheimer's Association Announce New LGBTQ Brief

With Scant Record, Supreme Court Nominee Elusive on Abortion

"LGBT and Dementia" -- a new issues brief developed by the Alzheimer's Association and SAGE outlines the unique challenges facing LGBT older adults living with Alzhe...

Study Finds HIV Intervention That Reduces Risk Among Young Transgender Women

Study Finds HIV Intervention That Reduces Risk Among Young Transgender Women

Aug 15
A new HIV prevention study found that Project Lifeskills significantly reduced sexual risk for HIV acquisition and transmission in sexually active young transgender women aged 16 to 29.

5 Tips for National Relaxation Day

5 Tips for National Relaxation Day

Aug 15
How are you commemorating August 15, National Relaxation Day? (Yes, it's a thing.) EDGE asked Massage Envy for five tips to unwind and here's what the experts at the national wellness franchise had to say.

SAGE and Alzheimer's Association Announce New LGBTQ Brief

SAGE and Alzheimer's Association Announce New LGBTQ Brief

Aug 15
"LGBT and Dementia" -- a new issues brief developed by the Alzheimer's Association and SAGE outlines the unique challenges facing LGBT older adults living with Alzheimer's and other dementias and their caregivers.

Jury Backs Man Who Claims Roundup Weed Killer Caused Cancer

Jury Backs Man Who Claims Roundup Weed Killer Caused Cancer

By Paul Elias | Aug 14
A San Francisco jury on Friday ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto to pay $289 million to a former school groundskeeper dying of cancer, saying the company's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his disease.

Multi-Gene Test May Detect Heart Disease Risk and More

Multi-Gene Test May Detect Heart Disease Risk and More

By Lauran Neergaard | Aug 14
Researchers say a new way of analyzing genetic test data may one day help identify people at high risk of a youthful heart attack in time to help.

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Have You Heard of Scott County? You Should

Have You Heard of Scott County? You Should

Aug 7
All across the country, reports are coming in from federal, state and local health officials that show HIV and Hepatitis C infections among people who inject drugs rising in tandem with the broader patterns in the opioid epidemic.


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Experts Question Benefits of Fluoride-Free Toothpaste

Experts Question Benefits of Fluoride-Free Toothpaste

Dental health experts worry that more people are using toothpaste that skips the most important ingredient -- fluoride -- and leaves them at a greater risk of cavities.

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Bridge Diving in Bosnia

Bridge Diving in Bosnia

Each summer, a few dozen men enter the contest to take a 27-meter (89-foot) plunge from the bridge into the cold, Neretva River.