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    Cost a barrier to LGB health treatment: study

    More queer people avoid procedures than straight counterparts

    August 17th | by Staff reports


    PrEP adherents have better overall health care

    Flu shots, screenings more likely for those on HIV-blocker

    August 17th | by Staff reports


    Cocaine, heroin more popular among LGB teens

    Rates about 12 percent higher for sexual minority youth

    August 10th | by Staff reports


    Diarrhea still a problem for people with HIV

    Type of antiretroviral therapy prescribed a factor

    August 10th | by Staff reports


    Queer teens fatter than straight counterparts

    Stress, inactivity likely to blame: researchers

    August 3rd | by Staff reports


    Employment, health care more out of reach for LGBTs

    Researchers found discrimination a recurring factor for many

    August 3rd | by Staff reports


    Study finds trans vets as healthy as cisgender vets

    Odds of having disability slightly higher for trans vets

    August 3rd | by Staff reports


    Even with PrEP, HIV rates still a concern for gays

    Men with same-sex partners 28 times more likely to contract virus

    July 22nd | by Staff reports

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