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CrossFit Fires Spokesman Who Tweeted LGBTQ Pride is a 'Sin'
Man Awarded $18.4 Million in Lawsuit Over Canceled HIV Test
Why Now? The Mental Health Crisis Among Gay Men

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Man Awarded $18.4 Million in Lawsuit Over Canceled HIV Test

CrossFit Fires Spokesman Who Tweeted LGBTQ Pride is a 'Sin'

A federal jury has awarded $18.4 million in damages to a man who said in a lawsuit that two doctors failed to test him for HIV, which allowed the virus to progress to AIDS.

Science Says: What Makes Something Truly Addictive

Science Says: What Makes Something Truly Addictive

By Lindsey Tanner | Jun 21
Now that the world's leading public health group says too much Minecraft can be an addiction, could overindulging in chocolate, exercise, even sex, be next?

Parents Fearful of State Law Changes for Pot Medicine

Parents Fearful of State Law Changes for Pot Medicine

By Kathleen Foody, P. solomon Banda | Jun 21
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to issue a decision by the end of the month on the drug Epidiolex (a purified form of cannabidiol).

Man Awarded $18.4 Million in Lawsuit Over Canceled HIV Test

Man Awarded $18.4 Million in Lawsuit Over Canceled HIV Test

Jun 20
A federal jury has awarded $18.4 million in damages to a man who said in a lawsuit that two doctors failed to test him for HIV, which allowed the virus to progress to AIDS.

Pope: Abortion is 'White Glove' Equivalent to Nazi Crimes

Pope: Abortion is 'White Glove' Equivalent to Nazi Crimes

By Nicole Winfield | Jun 18
Pope Francis denounced abortion on Saturday as the "white glove" equivalent of the Nazi-era eugenics program and urged families to accept the children that God gives them.

New Study Ties PrEP to Significant Drop in Condom Use

New Study Ties PrEP to Significant Drop in Condom Use

Jun 18
This latest PrEP study found that the percentage of men on PrEP who had sex with a casual partner without a condom rose from one percent to sixteen percent.

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Group Fights Bill to Declare Gay Conversion Therapy a Fraud

Group Fights Bill to Declare Gay Conversion Therapy a Fraud

An effort to call gay conversion therapy a fraudulent business practice gained ground in the California state Senate on Tuesday, despite opposition from hundreds who rallied to fight the proposal on religious grounds.

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CrossFit Fires Spokesman Who Tweeted LGBTQ Pride is a 'Sin'

CrossFit Fires Spokesman Who Tweeted LGBTQ Pride is a 'Sin'

A high-ranking spokesman for CrossFit has been fired by the fitness brand after tweeting support for a CrossFit gym's cancelation of a Pride event, writing that celebrating LGBTQ pride is a "sin."