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Transgender Vets Suffer Higher Rates of Mental and Medical Health Issues

Feb 3
A research team led by George Brown of Mountain Home Veterans Affairs Medical Center has found that transgender patients have more psychiatric and medical health outcome disparities.

Concerns Rise Over Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea

HEALTH | By Jeff Taylor | Feb 7
Antibiotic resistant gonorrhea is raising concerns in both Europe, where it has already appeared, and in the U.S., where it is feared it will show up before long.

Love & Lust 2016: Two Years Later, the Bill Gates-Funded Condoms of the Future Are Stalled

HEALTH | By Jeff Taylor | Feb 7
The Gates Foundation recognized the need for a better condom and in 2013 announced a handful of grant recipients. Yet innovation seems to have stalled, and so far it appears little headway is being made.

Claiming Anti-Gay Discrimination, NYC Man Sues Hospital

HEALTH | Feb 5
A man is suing a New York City-area hospital for discrimination, claiming he was ignored and that staffers used gay slurs towards him during a September trip to the emergency room.

Florida Readies for a Fight With Zika Virus

HEALTH | By Jennifer Kay | Feb 5
Florida's history of fighting off mosquito-borne outbreaks puts the state in perhaps better position than most when it comes to the Zika virus.

New Study Shows Men Dominate Coverage of Women's Reproductive Issues

HEALTH | By EDGE | Feb 5
Male voices and perspectives eclipse female ones -- even in coverage of women's reproductive issues -- according to research by the Women's Media Center.

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On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, We're Our Brothers' Keeper

HEALTH | Feb 5
The 16th annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD) is being observed on Saturday, February 7. As has been the case for the past several years, the theme for NBHAAD in 2015 is: "I Am My Brother's/Sister's Keeper: FIGHT HIV/AIDS!"


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Wearable Fitness :: Workout Gadgets

Want to be stylish and fit? Check out RAGE Monthly's rundown of all the chic wearable devices that will keep you on track -- and keep you looking good.