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Study Shows Spike in Illnesses When Sleep Suffers

Sep 2
A new study finds people who get less than six hours or less sleep each night are four times more likely to catch the common cold.

Study Shows Spike in Illnesses When Sleep Suffers

HEALTH | Sep 2
A new study finds people who get less than six hours or less sleep each night are four times more likely to catch the common cold.

A Hot Flash for Lesbians, in National Menopause Month

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 1
Dr. Alyssa Dweck talks frankly about menopause, how it affects lesbians, and what you can do to ease the symptoms.

Ask the Doc: Syphilis and PrEP

HIV/AIDS | By Howard L. Scheiner, MD/AAHIVS | Sep 1
Resident HIV expert Dr. Howard Scheiner answers your HIV health questions in this handy bimonthly column.

PRO 140 Could Soon Offer Self-Injectable HIV Antibody

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Aug 31
The HIV community is closely following the latest news about FDA clinical trials of PRO 140. Early results indicate that infected patients could lead normal lives with possibly one dose a month.

Study: Tiny, Wireless Pacemaker Could Be Surgery-Free Option

HEALTH | By Maria Cheng | Aug 30
A tiny, wireless pacemaker could offer some heart patients a surgery-free alternative to the traditional devices, a new study says.

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'Uptown Funk' Parody Promotes Safer Sex

HIV/AIDS | Aug 27
This week AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) released "Downtown Funk," a high-energy, professionally-produced music video that promotes STD awareness and safer-sex.