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Medical Association Blasts Military's Transgender Policy
As Syphilis Invades Rural America, A Fraying Health Safety Net Is Failing To Stop It
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As Syphilis Invades Rural America, A Fraying Health Safety Net Is Failing To Stop It

Medical Association Blasts Military's Transgender Policy

By Lauren Weber |
Pregnant women, young men and teens are all part of the rapidly growing number of syphilis patients coming to the Choices Medical Services clinic in the rural southwestern corner o...

As Syphilis Invades Rural America, A Fraying Health Safety Net Is Failing To Stop It

As Syphilis Invades Rural America, A Fraying Health Safety Net Is Failing To Stop It

By Lauren Weber | Apr 23
Pregnant women, young men and teens are all part of the rapidly growing number of syphilis patients coming to the Choices Medical Services clinic in the rural southwestern corner of Missouri.

Why Men Need Estrogen, Too

Why Men Need Estrogen, Too

Apr 23
You don't normally think of women needing testosterone and men needing estrogen. But when those levels drop for women and men, respectively, a wide range of symptoms may be suffered.

When is Dead Really Dead? New Study Reinforces That Death is a Vast Gray Area

When is Dead Really Dead? New Study Reinforces That Death is a Vast Gray Area

Apr 22
Brain death is difficult to conceptualize, as it is a less visible form of death. And isn't it so much easier to believe what we can see?

Is Your Childhood Measles Vaccination Still Working? 5 Questions Answered

Is Your Childhood Measles Vaccination Still Working? 5 Questions Answered

By Eyal Amiel | Apr 22
Given all the attention around measles, here's what people who believe they have been vaccinated should know.

Workplace Wellness Programs Barely Move the Needle, Study Finds

Workplace Wellness Programs Barely Move the Needle, Study Finds

By Julie Appleby | Apr 19
Workplace wellness programs have become an $8 billion industry in the U.S. But a study published Tuesday in JAMA found they don't cut costs for employers, reduce absenteeism or improve workers' health.

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Arizona House Votes to Repeal HIV/AIDS Instruction Law

Arizona House Votes to Repeal HIV/AIDS Instruction Law

By Bob Christie | Apr 11
Arizona lawmakers on Wednesday took a major step toward repealing a 1991 law that bars HIV and AIDS instruction that "promotes a homosexual lifestyle," a move prompted by the filing of a lawsuit by LGBT groups.


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5 Songs to Support, Heal and Inspire

5 Songs to Support, Heal and Inspire

EDGE turned to our community of more than 200,000 Facebook followers and asked what artists and songs give you inspiration. The response was overwhelming! Here are some of your favorite picks.