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San Francisco Health Director Barbara Garcia is bowing to Mayor Ed Lee’s office as she opposes trying to cut transmission of HIV and other diseases by distributing crack pipes to drug users.
San Francisco saw increased cases of sexually transmitted diseases for the eighth consecutive year in 2013.
A.D. Burks’ new memoir "Sex and Surrender: An Addicts Journey" offers his account of being a sex addict and how he recovered. EDGE spoke to Burks about his compelling new book.
A study found that lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals who lived in communities with high levels of anti-gay prejudice have a shorter life expectancy of 12 years on average compared with their peers in the least prejudiced communities.
Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have agreed to stop using the term "unprotected sex" to mean "sex without condoms."
Tooth decay is the most common chronic childhood disease in the U.S. Now the American Dental Association has new recommendations urging fluoride at the first sign of baby teeth, to keep kids cavity-free as long as possible. Alexis Christoforous reports.
My trainer and I were discussing fitness apps the other day because I, having been involved with health and fitness for awhile, have preferred doing things the way I already know to do them...
A drugmaker working to develop a pill to boost sexual desire in women says regulators are demanding more studies on the experimental drug.
A Canadian study that many experts say has major flaws has revived debate about the value of mammograms. The research suggests that these screening X-rays do not lower the risk of dying of breast cancer while finding many tumors that do not need treatment
There may be a link between weather and the risk of suffering a stroke, say researchers who analyzed climate trends and hospital records on millions of Americans.