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Health

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The first HIV vaccine efficacy study to launch anywhere in seven years is now testing whether an experimental vaccine regimen safely prevents HIV infection among South African adults. ...
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In recent days, women have rushed to their doctors in fear that birth control will soon be too expensive and hard to get under a Trump presidency. ...
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Overturning Roe v. Wade would leave a majority of U.S. women without access to abortion services. ...
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In response to Donald Trump's selection of white nationalist Steve Bannon as chief strategist and senior counselor in the White House, Ilyse Hogue and Destiny Lopez issued the following statements. ...
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Women who reported feeling depressed during the first two trimesters of pregnancy were nearly twice as likely to develop gestational diabetes. ...
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fenway-ins

The Fenway Institute says gun violence poses a substantial threat to the health of the LGBT community, and urges the community to join the movement to enact a reasonable gun control agenda in the United States. ...
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A ban passed in 1992 prevented the VA from covering fertility costs - like IVF. Sen. Murray’s provision allows VA to cover the costs from its existing funds. ...
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bisexual-report

A new report found that while more than half of the #LGBT community identifies as #bisexual, bisexual people experience violence, discrimination, and poor physical and mental health - often at rates higher than their lesbian and gay peers. ...
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A new analysis has provided the strongest evidence to date that nausea and vomiting during pregnancy is associated with a lower risk of miscarriage in pregnant women. ...
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As women continue to face workplace discrimination when they become pregnant or try to conceive, it’s vital their privacy is protected Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) introduced the Birth ...
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