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'Mapping the Magic of Love' :: The Top 10 Qualities of Gay Super-Couples

By Dr. Brian Rzepczynski | Feb 13
Our society certainly doesn't make it easy for us to date and mate, with all the homophobia and discrimination that exists. As a result, our community lacks relationship role models. But here's how to boost to odds for relationship success.

My City Bikes Campaign Increases Heart Health With Physical Activity

Feb 12
February is American Heart Month, and evidence shows that short bouts of regular exercise like that done in cycling can drastically lower the risk of heart disease and high blood pressure.

GMHC Expands HIV/STI Testing to Saturdays

By EDGE | Feb 12
Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) will now offer free HIV and STI testing on Saturdays at the David Geffen testing center in Chelsea.

Zika Update: Interview with IOC Medical Chief

By Stephen Wilson | Feb 12
Seeking to allay fears over the Zika outbreak, the IOC medical director said "everything that can be done is being done" to combat the virus in Brazil and provide safe conditions for athletes at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

How Diet Can Affect Your Sleep

Feb 12
A new study finds that just one day of eating foods high unsaturated fat and sugar, but low in fiber, could mean lighter and more disrupted rest.

Detroit Youth Passages Paper Documents Social Stigma on Vulnerable Youth

Feb 11
Detroit Youth Passages research suggests that those who reside in socially and economically marginalized places may be marked by a 'stigma of place' that influences their sense of self, daily experiences, and relations with outsiders.

New App Lets You Monitor Your Elderly Parents in Their Own Home

By EDGE | Feb 10
The new app HeyMomDad lets you keep your elderly parents in their own home, while seeing and hearing in real time that they are safe.

Obama's Budget Maintains Commitment to Domestic HIV/Hepatitis Programs

By EDGE | Feb 10
The AIDS Institute was pleased to see that President Barack Obama had maintained his commitment to domestic HIV and hepatitis programs.

Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center Cardiologist Fights for Heart Awareness

Feb 9
During February, Heart Health Month, Cardiologist Mary Gordon, D.O., plans to get the word out about a silent killer of women.

HIVMA Recommends Doctors, Patients Discuss Need for Common Tests

By EDGE | Feb 9
On February 8, the HIV Medicine Association released recommendations on commonly ordered, but not always necessary tests and procedures, to help patients and medical providers.

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