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Why We Can't Talk About LGBTQ Health Without Remembering Virginia Brooks
Doctors Say Experimental Treatment May have Rid Man of HIV
AIDS Report: Kids are Lagging and COVID-19 is Harming Care

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Doctors Say Experimental Treatment May have Rid Man of HIV

Why We Can't Talk About LGBTQ Health Without Remembering Virginia Brooks

By Marilynn Marchione |
A Brazilian man infected with the AIDS virus has shown no sign of it for more than a year since he stopped HIV medicines after an intense experimental drug therapy aimed at purging...

Nurse Pleads, 'Please Tell Me My Life is Worth a LITTLE of Your Discomfort'

Nurse Pleads, 'Please Tell Me My Life is Worth a LITTLE of Your Discomfort'

By Anna Almendrala | Jul 8
"If you come into the hospital and you're sick, I'm going to take care of you," says registered nurse Jewell Harris Jordan. "But damn, you would think you would want to try to protect the people that are trying to keep you safe."

Study: Gyms Will Never be the Same, Even After COVID-19

Study: Gyms Will Never be the Same, Even After COVID-19

Jul 8
One in four Americans will never be returning to gyms... even once the pandemic is over, according to new research.

How Much Do People Actually Know About the Human Body?

How Much Do People Actually Know About the Human Body?

Jul 8
Thirty-five percent of Americans don't even know their own blood group.

Muscle-Building at Home with Fitness Model Paul Olima

Muscle-Building at Home with Fitness Model Paul Olima

Jul 8
Paul Olima is one of the fastest-growing fitness personalities in the UK. Check out his principles of time-under-tension, eccentric loading and continuous tension for a muscle-building at-home workout.

COVID Up Close: Death and Recovery at Houston Hospital

COVID Up Close: Death and Recovery at Houston Hospital

By Nomaan Merchant | Jul 8
While rising case numbers partly reflect more testing, Texas has a positive test rate of 13.5%, more than double the rate from a month ago.

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Doctors Say Experimental Treatment May have Rid Man of HIV

Doctors Say Experimental Treatment May have Rid Man of HIV

By Marilynn Marchione | Jul 7
A Brazilian man infected with the AIDS virus has shown no sign of it for more than a year since he stopped HIV medicines after an intense experimental drug therapy aimed at purging hidden, dormant virus from his body, doctors reported Tuesday.


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Medicare Nursing Home COVID Site Leaves Users 'In the Dark'

Medicare Nursing Home COVID Site Leaves Users 'In the Dark'

When the Trump administration required nursing homes to report their COVID-19 cases, it also promised to make the data available to residents, families and the public in a user-friendly way.

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Fierce and Fit: 5 LGBTQ Instructors Working It Out at Home

Fierce and Fit: 5 LGBTQ Instructors Working It Out at Home

Does your home workout need a recharge? EDGE chats with five experts from the LGBTQ community who are taking their muscle-burning classes online for solo summer fun.