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AIDS Institute Recognizes National HIV Testing Day

AIDS Institute Recognizes National HIV Testing Day

Jun 27
In recognition of National HIV Testing Day on June 27, The AIDS Institute encourages people to get tested to learn their HIV status and make informed and empowered medical decisions.

June 27 is National HIV Testing Day; Show Your Pride By Getting Tested!

June 27 is National HIV Testing Day; Show Your Pride By Getting Tested!

By Eric Brus | Jun 27
National HIV Testing Day is an annual observance to promote HIV testing in the U.S. The 23rd annual HIV Testing Day will be held on Tuesday, June 27. The theme for the 2017 campaign is "Test Your Way, Do It Today!"

NBJC Strongly Opposes the Senate Health Care Legislation

NBJC Strongly Opposes the Senate Health Care Legislation

Jun 27
The National Black Justice Coalition strongly opposes the recently introduced health care legislation, entitled the Better Care Reconciliation Act, which was crafted in secret by Republican Leadership.

Budget Office Sees 22 Million Fewer Covered with Senate Trumpcare Bill

Budget Office Sees 22 Million Fewer Covered with Senate Trumpcare Bill

By Alan Fram | Jun 27
The 22 million extra Americans were just 1 million fewer than the number the budget office estimated would become uninsured under the House version. President Donald Trump has called the House bill "mean"

Texas A&M Research Suggests Strokes Cause Increase Preference for Alcohol

Texas A&M Research Suggests Strokes Cause Increase Preference for Alcohol

Jun 26
Could a stroke cause you to crave alcoholic beverages? New research from Texas A&M suggests it might.

Trump Administration Opposing Bid for Syphilis Study Museum

Trump Administration Opposing Bid for Syphilis Study Museum

By Jay Reeves | Jun 26
The Trump administration opposes a bid to use unclaimed money from a legal settlement over the government's infamous Tuskegee syphilis study to fund a museum honoring victims of the research project.

Trump Scrambles for GOP Health Votes; Budget Score Looms

Trump Scrambles for GOP Health Votes; Budget Score Looms

Jun 26
Senate Republicans skeptical about a GOP health overhaul bill are expressing some doubt about holding a vote this week as they await a key analysis from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.

Trump: Not 'That Far Off' from Passing Health Overhaul

Trump: Not 'That Far Off' from Passing Health Overhaul

By Hope Yen | Jun 25
Making a final push, President Donald Trump said he doesn't think congressional Republicans are "that far off" on a health overhaul to replace "the dead carcass of Obamacare."

National Resources for LGBTQ Seniors, Family and Caregivers

National Resources for LGBTQ Seniors, Family and Caregivers

By Lainey Millen | Jun 25
All across the U.S., LGBTQ "gay and gray" elders seek out valuable resources and tips to make their lives more comfortable and easier to navigate.

This Is Intersex (Spoiler Alert: It Doesn't Need to Be Fixed!)

This Is Intersex (Spoiler Alert: It Doesn't Need to Be Fixed!)

By I.W. Gregorio | Jun 25
While transgender people frequently seek out surgeries so their physical bodies match their gender identity, people who are intersex often have to protect themselves from well-meaning physicians who try to "normalize" their gonads and genitals.

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