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Dying to be Perfect: Eating Disorders in the LGBTQ Community
UK University Launches Study into This Gay Subculture
Man's Horror Story About This Sex Act Sending Him to the ER Goes Viral, Twitter Reacts

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UK University Launches Study into This Gay Subculture

Dying to be Perfect: Eating Disorders in the LGBTQ Community

The University of Brighton recently approved a study into one of the gay community's biggest subcultures.

Despite Detente, Sanctions on North Korea Fan TB Epidemic

Despite Detente, Sanctions on North Korea Fan TB Epidemic

By Eric Talmadge | Jul 14
Tuberculosis is North Korea's biggest public health problem. With this American-made machine, his lab would be able to complete a TB test in just two hours, instead of two months.

UK University Launches Study into This Gay Subculture

UK University Launches Study into This Gay Subculture

Jul 13
The University of Brighton recently approved a study into one of the gay community's biggest subcultures.

'Do Not Eat this Cereal': CDC Links Honey Smacks, Salmonella

'Do Not Eat this Cereal': CDC Links Honey Smacks, Salmonella

Jul 13
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a popular Kellogg's cereal has been linked to a salmonella outbreak that has infected 100 people in 33 states.

'It Keeps Us Safe': An NYC Bathroom Set Up to Stem Overdoses

'It Keeps Us Safe': An NYC Bathroom Set Up to Stem Overdoses

By Jennifer Peltz | Jul 13
At an unassuming storefront on a busy Brooklyn street, people sign up to use a bathroom outfitted to try to curb an overdose crisis.

Oregon's Medical Marijuana Program Admits to Problems

Oregon's Medical Marijuana Program Admits to Problems

By Andrew Selsky | Jul 13
The agency overseeing Oregon's legal medical marijuana industry conceded in a report Thursday it has not provided effective oversight of growers and others in the industry, creating opportunities for weed to be diverted to the black market.

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Actress Sheryl Lee Ralph Honored for Advocacy by McDonald's

Actress Sheryl Lee Ralph Honored for Advocacy by McDonald's

By Chevel Johnson | Jul 10
Actress, singer and producer Sheryl Lee Ralph is a triple threat in the entertainment industry but was honored during this weekend's Essence Festival for something entirely different - her activism.


Health

Penis-Size Study Professor  Reveals How Abuse Led  Her to Cancel Research

Penis-Size Study Professor Reveals How Abuse Led Her to Cancel Research

Alicia M. Walker PhD, the Missouri State University professor who had to cancel her study on penis size and self-esteem partly because of media coverage, has spoken out about the controversy.

Fitness

Study: Exercise and Obesity Are Both Rising in U.S.

Study: Exercise and Obesity Are Both Rising in U.S.

It may seem like a contradiction, but more adults in the U.S. say they are exercising at the same time more of them are becoming obese.