A sheriff donates blood in Lynchburg, United States.
Campaigners urge: Let gay and bi men give blood as supplies face coronavirus threat

Many countries still ban or restrict gay and bi men from donating blood.

Three men in a bed.
Fresh advice on sex for gay and bi men during coronavirus pandemic

Sex is a high-risk activity for COVID-19.

Man with smoke.
LGBT+ people are 46% more likely to smoke and new research explains why

TV’s Doctor Christian Jessen says LGBT+ smokers are self-medicating with nicotine due to poor mental health.

Adam Castillejo, The London Patient's Twitter profile photo.
Second person in the world ever cured of HIV reveals his identity

‘I want to be an ambassador of hope.’

Yoga man stands on hands.
Gay men are embracing naked yoga all over the world

It’s not about sex. So why are men prepared to risk prison or even corporal punishment to hang out naked?

Blood test.
Gay men are waiting four weeks longer than straights to get sex infections treated

And one in three gay patients avoid the doctor as they fear being judged.

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Britain’s NHS will be free to turn away homophobic patients

New rules come in to place in April allowing NHS staff to refuse non-emergency care.

Olivia Levine in a pool.
How my first lesbian heartbreak made me discover I have OCD

Queer actor, comic and writer Olivia Levine shares her story of living with OCD.

Deborah Gold of National AIDS Trust.
We can end HIV transmissions by 2030 but we can’t be complacent

But as we reduce HIV rates, things will get harder not easier, says National AIDS Trust’s Deborah Gold.

Truvada (PrEP) is used to prevent HIV infection
There’s a new way to take PrEP, but is it right for you?

PrEPster’s Dr Will Nutland gives the 101 on 2+1+1 PrEP

Self-care comes in many forms, like reading
7 self-care tips that are small but powerful

What are your favorite self-care practices?

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Almost 70% of people have faked an orgasm

Half of people ‘faked it’ because they were self-conscious about their facial expressions

PrEP implant could be a ‘game changer’ for HIV prevention

The implant won’t be visible under the skin and can prevent HIV for a year

Husbands Kris (Right) and Deane (Left) Saunders-Stowe are at the heart of a new documentary about being LGBT and living with a disability | Photo: Gay Star News / Jamie Wareham
This new documentary is challenging queer disability myths

Kris: The Power Of Support follows a gay, wheelchair user who wants to help others overcome challenges they face living with a disability

commission 56 Dean Street reports dramatic drop in new HIV diagnoses
England to get HIV commission to end new transmissions by 2030

EXCLUSIVE: The UK government will take recommendations from the committee to help end new HIV transmissions

Want to quit smoking? Here’s how to get started

LGBTI people have higher rates of smoking than the general population

Do you need help to quit smoking for good?
UK government could save billions if it offered cash to quit smoking

People offered cash incentives to quit tended to to stay off cigarettes longer

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High LGBTI suicide rate in Australia ‘unacceptable’, says commissioner

LGBTI people have the highest rates of suicide in Australia than any other group

Government to fund gender affirming surgeries in Indian state

The funding will cover only a small portion of the surgery

Man donating blood
France to end 12 month gay blood donation ban

But blood equality advocates say this does not go far enough to end discrimination

smoking
Unique London event will tackle major LGBTI killer: smoking

Smoking is the secret killer of LGBTI people and no one is doing anything about it – until now

A HIV infected T cell - HIV diagnoses have fallen in the UK
Groundbreaking HIV vaccine enters late-stage testing in US and Europe

A potential vaccine is being welcomed by HIV prevention advocates with ‘cautious optimism’

Switzerland in crisis: LGBTI youth dying by suicide at alarming rates

50% of attempted suicides in gay men happen before the age of 20 and that jumps to 74% for lesbian women

HIV nurses warn 80’s-style epidemic could happen again

REVIEW: They warn people should not have less access to healthcare because of their identity

Phil Gutis (right) and husband Tim Weaver - Phil suffers from Alzheimer's Disease
LGBT people may be more likely to develop dementia

Author of the first major study into early signs of dementia in LGBTI Americans thinks it might be linked to the community’s mental health

Bisexual Health Summit hopes to spark a conversation about bi+ health issues
This is why we need a Bisexual Health Summit, say bi+ activists

Very first Bisexual Health Summit tackled mental health, discrimination, violence and substance abuse in relation to bisexuality

Tel Aviv University researchers artificially developed a 'receptive' human uterus
Israeli researchers engineer model of ‘receptive’ human uterus

This could be a gamechanger when it comes to reproduction

HIV tests may become mandatory prior to marriage in the state of Goa
Indian state plans to make HIV tests before marriage compulsory

There were 2.1 million people living with HIV in India in 2017 and 88,000 new infections, according to UNAIDS.

A woman smoking medical marijuana
This is why you need to stop shaming my medical marijuana use

More and more LGBTI people are exploring legal weed, like cannabis bath bombs and other CBD products

Tim'm T. West talks about the 20th anniversary of his HIV diagnosis
Today I’m 20 years HIV positive: Still thriving but still fighting stigma

Educator Tim’m T. West says he is sometimes left ‘tired of fighting … HIV stigma is still very much alive and well.’