Be Safe this Halloween With 8 Tips From Amica

HEALTH | By EDGE | Oct 28
Halloween can be a fun-filled experience for children, parents and even pets, but safety should be the top priority. That's why Amica Insurance is sharing tips to help make it safe and enjoyable for everyone.

Amida Care Tackles HIV and Addiction Via Harm Reduction

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 27
For clients battling HIV and addiction, Amida Care's harm reduction approach can work.

Elton John AIDS Foundation Awards $4.1M to Programs Advancing Health and Human Rights of PLWHAs

HEALTH | By EDGE | Oct 27
The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF), a leader in the global effort to end AIDS, today awarded $4.1 million to 38 organizations addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic in critical and innovative ways.

Study Confirms 'Patient Zero' Not Source of HIV/AIDS Outbreak

HEALTH | By EDGE | Oct 27
Using sophisticated genetic techniques, an international team of scientists have managed to reconstruct exactly how HIV/AIDS arrived in the U.S. In doing so, they've exonerated the man who has long been blamed for bringing the pandemic to the West.

'Transgender People Are Not Gay, Except For The Gay Ones,' Notes Acclaimed Transgender Surgeon Dr. Sherman Leis

HEALTH | By EDGE | Oct 26
There is a popular conflation of homosexuality and transgenderism that is both inaccurate and can lead to misunderstandings about transgender people, according to transgender surgeon, Dr. Sherman Leis.

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HIV: The Long View Initiative Looks at Barriers to Long-Term Health Among PLWHAs

HEALTH | By EDGE | Oct 25
A coalition of leading HIV/AIDS advocacy groups and stakeholder organizations announced the launch of "HIV: The Long View" with the release of an evidence-based report that examines the potential implications of future healthcare trends on HIV care.


Nothing Like a Dame Benefits Actors' Fund Phyllis Newman Women's Health Initiative

On Monday, October 24 at the Host committee members Betty Buckley, Misty Copeland, Kelli O'Hara, Bernadette Peters, and Janice Reals Ellig present the 20th Anniversary of "Nothing Like a Dame."


World Health Organization Report Confirms Obesity Is a Cause of Many Cancers

A special report by a World Health Organization (WHO) group concluded that excess body fat increases the risk of many cancers, a finding that supports the American Institute for Cancer Research's comprehensive analysis of the evidence.