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Late-Stage Study of First Single-Shot Vaccine Begins in US
How Long Could I be Contagious Before a Positive Virus Test?
Sexual Minorities More Likely to Suffer From Migraines Study Finds

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How Long Could I be Contagious Before a Positive Virus Test?

Late-Stage Study of First Single-Shot Vaccine Begins in US

Studies have shown that people may be contagious for about two days before developing COVID-19 symptoms.

Chinese City Reports Coronavirus Found on Ice Cream

Chinese City Reports Coronavirus Found on Ice Cream

Jan 17
The coronavirus was found on ice cream produced in eastern China, prompting a recall of cartons from the same batch, according to the government.

California Bill Would Ban Intersex Surgery for Young Kids

California Bill Would Ban Intersex Surgery for Young Kids

By Adam Beam | Jan 17
The legislation would ban specific types of surgeries on infants born with intersex characteristics. Advocates are pushing to delay these types of surgeries until the child is old enough to develop a gender identity.

How Noom is Reimagining the Wellness Industry

How Noom is Reimagining the Wellness Industry

By Matthew Wexler | Jan 16
"New Year. New You." It's a phrase we've heard countless times, but what exactly are we striving for? Enter Noom, which has people lead healthier lives through behavior change since 2016.

5 Reasons to Wear a Mask Even After You're Vaccinated

5 Reasons to Wear a Mask Even After You're Vaccinated

By Liz Szabo | Jan 16
"Masks and social distancing will need to continue into the foreseeable future — until we have some level of herd immunity," said Dr. Preeti Malani, chief health officer at the University of Michigan. "Masks and distancing are here to stay."

Study: PrEP Use Rising, Still Low Among Gay, Bisexual Men

Study: PrEP Use Rising, Still Low Among Gay, Bisexual Men

By Kilian Melloy | Jan 15
A scholarly paper based on surveys of gay and bisexual men finds that while PrEP use has increased, only a fraction of men who have sex with men have taken it up — and a third of those abandon PrEP over time.

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Three's Company: New Research Reveals Data About Gay Men in Open Relationships

Three's Company: New Research Reveals Data About Gay Men in Open Relationships

From marriage and family therapists to celebrities like Tom Ford and Alan Cumming, everybody has an opinion about monogamy. A new study highlights the variables that make (or break) a successful relationship.