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Study Shows LGBT Students Experience More Physical/Sexual Violence and Bullying

HEALTH | By EDGE | Aug 24
The first nationally representative study of U.S. lesbian, gay, and bisexual high school students finds that lesbian, gay, and bisexual students experience substantially higher levels of physical and sexual violence and bullying than other students.

Clinton Proposes New Federal Fund to Combat Zika Virus

HEALTH | By Lisa Lerer | Aug 24
As the Zika virus continues to spread, Hillary Clinton is proposing a new fund to improve the federal government's response to major public health crises.

Kiehl's LifeRide for amfAR Raises $150K For HIV Research

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Aug 23
The 11-day, multi-stop, 1,100-mile motorcycle charity ride Kiehl's LifeRide for amfAR raised HIV/AIDS awareness and a total of $150,000 for research at multiple high-profile events at Kiehl's stores along the way.

Rhode Island Foundation Awards $50K In Grants To RI's LGBTQs

HEALTH | By EDGE | Aug 23
The Rhode Island Foundation has announced that seven nonprofit organizations serving the state's LGBTQ communities will receive more than $50,000 in grants through its Equity Action Fund.

Women More Likely To Die Within 30 Days From Bacterial Blood Infection  

HEALTH | By EDGE | Aug 23
A study confirms that significantly more women than men diagnosed with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB) -- a blood infection of the common bacteria -- die within 30 days.

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GMHC to Honor Out 'Hamilton' Star Javier Muñoz

HIV/AIDS | Aug 23
Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) will honor Javier Muñoz, Broadway star in the lead role in "Hamilton: An American Musical," with the 2016 Howard Ashman Award, for his activism in the fight against HIV/AIDS.


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Staying the Fitness Course

Face it, not all workouts are the same. The point in the end, is that you walk away feeling better about you, due to the "At least I did not bail" factor.