Fact Checking: Health Insurance Costs Up, But Not Doubling

HEALTH | Oct 22
A claim about health care costs from the final presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts.

Stay Flawless, Say 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Queens

HEALTH | By EDGE | Oct 21
Top drag queens from "RuPaul's Drag Race" have banded together in a new video for This Free Life.

Host Committee Member Kelly Osbourne Does PSA for TransNation Festival

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 20
From October 20-23 in Los Angeles, the TransNation Festival comes together to honor the trans experience through film, art, beauty and cultural achievements in support of transgender health, welfare and human rights.

STDs Hit New High in U.S.

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 20
Federal officials say that more cases of sexually transmitted diseases were reported last year than ever before. And it comes just as state and local health departments are losing funding.

Hydrochic Swim & Active Wear Supports Fight Against Breast Cancer

HEALTH | By EDGE | Oct 20
HydroChic swim and active wear is supporting the fight against breast cancer with a donation to Sharsheret from its October sales, for Breast Cancer Awareness month.

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Team Sordid Lives Raises Funds for Desert AIDS Walk

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 18
On Saturday, October 22, the Palm Springs community comes together for the Desert AIDS Walk, raising funds for the Desert AIDS Project. Participating in the walk is Del Shores of "Sordid Lives" and "A Very Sordid Wedding" fame.


World Health Organization Report Confirms Obesity Is a Cause of Many Cancers

A special report by a World Health Organization (WHO) group concluded that excess body fat increases the risk of many cancers, a finding that supports the American Institute for Cancer Research's comprehensive analysis of the evidence.