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How to Get PrEP Without Ever Leaving Your Home

How to Get PrEP Without Ever Leaving Your Home

Nov 17
Consumer healthcare company Nurx lets you complete all of the testing required before initiating PrEP from the comfort and convenience of your own home.

STD Strategy: Treat Patients' Partners Without A Doctor Visit

STD Strategy: Treat Patients' Partners Without A Doctor Visit

By Anna Gorman | Nov 16
Federal health officials have recommended this practice, known as expedited partner therapy, for chlamydia and gonorrhea since 2006.

3 Reasons to Avoid or Delay Knee-Replacement Surgery

3 Reasons to Avoid or Delay Knee-Replacement Surgery

Nov 16
While knee replacements are becoming a popular elective surgery, some studies estimate 20 percent or more of recipients aren't pleased with the result. Medical experts question whether replacement surgery is being done too soon.

7 Healthy Food and Beverage Trends for 2019

7 Healthy Food and Beverage Trends for 2019

Nov 16
"The Fit Foodie" Mareya Ibrahim serves up the top eight healthy food and beverage trends like a master chef.

FDA to Crack Down on Menthol Cigarettes and Flavored Vapes

FDA to Crack Down on Menthol Cigarettes and Flavored Vapes

By Mike Stobbe | Nov 15
A top U.S. health official on Thursday pledged to try to ban menthol from regular cigarettes, outlaw flavors in all cigars, and tighten rules regarding the sale of most flavored versions of electronic cigarettes.

Amid Drug Crisis, Spiritual First Responders Hit the Streets

Amid Drug Crisis, Spiritual First Responders Hit the Streets

By Michael Hill | Nov 13
Clergy members have become spiritual first responders in the opioid crisis, often leaving the pulpit to minister on the streets.

Kentucky Abortion Fight Aimed at Second-Trimester Procedure

Kentucky Abortion Fight Aimed at Second-Trimester Procedure

Nov 13
Attorneys for Kentucky's socially conservative governor and the state's only abortion clinic prepared to open their latest legal fight Tuesday.

Recovery Unplugged: Finding Sobriety One Song at a Time

Recovery Unplugged: Finding Sobriety One Song at a Time

By Jill Gleeson | Nov 13
Aerosmith songwriter Richie Supa shares how music is a fundamental part of Recovery Unplugged's addition treatment program.

SAGE Table: Building an Intergenerational LGBTQ Movement

SAGE Table: Building an Intergenerational LGBTQ Movement

Nov 12
On November 8, in more than 150 locations across the U.S. and the globe, thousands of LGBT people and allies gathered as part of the intergenerational LGBT initiative, SAGE Table.

FDA Plans Strict Limits on Sale of E-Cigarettes

FDA Plans Strict Limits on Sale of E-Cigarettes

Nov 9
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration plans to require strict limits on the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes, including age verification controls for online sales, in an effort to curtail their use among children and teenagers.

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