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Poll: Many Doubt Hospitals can Handle Ebola

HEALTH | By Lauran Neergaard and Emily Swanson | Thursday Oct 23, 2014
Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they're not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.

In-Depth: The Crystal Meth Epidemic Makes Comeback in Gay Community

HEALTH | By Jason Parsley | Oct 21
Over the past few years, there has been a resurgence of methamphetamine use in the gay community; some have even called it an epidemic.

Ebola: Providing Time to Fight the Virus

HEALTH | By Lauran Neergaard | Oct 21
Why do some people escape Ebola, and not others?

WHO: Nigeria's Ebola Outbreak is Officially Over

HEALTH | By Bashir Adigun and Maria Cheng | Oct 20
The World Health Organization declared on Monday that Nigeria is free of Ebola, a rare victory in the months-long battle against the fatal disease.

Dealing With Menopause, With Dr. Donnica Moore

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 20
World Menopause Day was observed on Oct. 18, and what that means for lesbians in a couple is double duty, as both will eventually face the symptoms of menopause. Luckily, Dr. Donnica Moore has some tips to help you deal with it.

Fla. Gay Man Says He's Happier After Removing Large Genitals

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 18
A South Florida man said that after decades of being tormented by his huge cock and balls, he's finally happy after having them removed.

Officials Fear Ebola is on AIDS Path

HEALTH | By Mike Stobbe | Oct 18
Comparisons between the Ebola and AIDS have surfaced in the last few months as the Ebola outbreak escalated.

Male Strippers on Ebola Nurse Flight Self-Quarantine

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 17
Apparently, male strippers now have a higher level of protocol for Ebola than the CDC, self-quarantining after sharing a flight with the infected Texas nurse.

News Guide: Latest News on Ebola

HEALTH | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 15
A look at the top Ebola developments worldwide.

Anti-Gay Laws Lead to High LGBT Poverty

HEALTH | By EDGE | Oct 15
LGBT Americans face an unfair financial burden, thanks to anti-gay laws, reveals a landmark report.

2nd Texas Health Worker Tests Positive for Ebola

HEALTH | By Emily Schmall and Nomaan Merchant | Oct 15
A second Dallas hospital worker who provided care for the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. tested positive for the disease, & officials on Wednesday began reaching out to passengers who had been on a flight with her the day before she fell ill.