LGBTQ health

LGBTQ health
LGBTQ health

Here's What Being LGBTQ Can Do to Your Health

Being gay in 2018 means dealing with the health repercussions of old school discrimination plus new, startling research about heart health and cancer.
Joanne Spataro
7.19.18
LGBTQ health
LGBTQ health

Shortages of Injectable Estrogen Are Screwing Over Trans Women

"If they’re not compelled to serve us with this thing we need, what are we going to do?”
Steven Blum
3.23.18
LGBTQ health
LGBTQ health

Fake Doctors Are Still Getting Away With Poisoning Trans Women

'Pump doctors' aren't required to use medical-grade products. Their silicone often comes from the hardware store.
Matthew Terrell
3.13.18
LGBTQ health
LGBTQ health

This Is What Happens When a Trans Woman Gets Testicular Cancer

Cancer may get in the way of Natalie Jeffery's drag career, but it's not getting in the way of her transition.
Matthew Terrell
3.2.18
LGBTQ health
LGBTQ health

The Mental Health Repercussions of Identifying as a Bisexual Woman

Bisexual women are often erased from or rejected by both dominant society and the LGBT community.
Laura Dorwart
2.1.18
LGBTQ health
LGBTQ health

Why It’s So Hard to Find God as a Gay Man

The mental health effects of being gay and Christian.
Matt Terrell
1.19.18
Unscrewing Ourselves
Unscrewing Ourselves

Gay Men Should Get the HPV Vaccine

I am 31 years old and I paid out of pocket to get Gardasil.
Matthew Terrell
10.31.17
Fighting Words
Fighting Words

I Prefer to Date Men Who are HIV Positive​

Research shows that if they're getting treated, I'm not at risk of contracting it from them—even without a condom.
Cole Grissom
10.19.17
Unscrewing Ourselves
Unscrewing Ourselves

Your Doctor Isn’t Looking for Gonorrhea in the Places You Might Have It

Even as this common STI is reaching epidemic and untreatable levels.
Matt Terrell
10.13.17
LGBTQ health
LGBTQ health

Egg-Freezing Is Giving Young Trans Men Hope for Starting a Family

"They are not a small part of the population, and they do want families, and they are interested in hearing about their options."
Sarah Marie Winther
8.16.17
Transformations
Transformations

That Time I Went Penis Shopping With My Parents

The ultimate show of family support for gender affirmation surgery.
Chris Edwards
6.22.17
Eat This
Eat This

'Drag Race' Tells Us a Lot About the Queens' Jacked Up Eating Habits

Pageants don't exactly have a reputation for fostering positive body image.
Joanne Spataro
5.4.17