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5 Acne Myths and Truths

By EDGE | Jan 22
The array of misinformation floating around about acne is astounding. From how eating greasy foods will lead to breakouts to home remedies and old wives' tales, when pimples start popping up, so does the advice. But how do you separate fact from fiction?

Six in Washington Go Blind From Ocular Syphilis

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Jan 30
Six people in Washington State have been infected with ocular syphilis in the past two months -- including two who have gone blind.

Sedona Yoga Festival: Consciousness in a Sacred Space

FITNESS | By EDGE | Jan 29
The organizers of the Sedona Yoga Festival are more excited than ever to welcome visitors to their third conference.

Librarians Educate Community on Blood Donation Policy

HEALTH | By EDGE | Jan 29
In an effort to educate the library community about the issues regarding blood donations, the ALA Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Round Table (GLBTRT) is sponsoring the discussion panel "Blood Donation: Facts, Fear, and Discrimination," on Feb. 1.

ACT UP Protests Human Rights Campaign in NYC and San Fran

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Jan 29
ACT UP will protest the Human Rights Campaign gala in New York City on January 31, with a solidarity event to be held in San Francisco's Castro.

Nat'l LGBT Cancer Network Goes 'Behind Closed Drawers' on Anal Cancer

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 28
The National LGBT Cancer Network has launched Behind Closed Drawers, a national campaign to raise funds and awareness for anal cancer prevention.

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New CDC Campaign Encourages Treatment and Care

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Jan 26
'HIV Treatment Works,' a communication campaign focused exclusively on encouraging treatment and care for people living with HIV was launched today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


Health

5 Acne Myths and Truths

The array of misinformation floating around about acne is astounding. From how eating greasy foods will lead to breakouts to home remedies and old wives' tales, when pimples start popping up, so does the advice. But how do you separate fact from fiction?

Fitness

Actor, Fitness Model Greg Plitt Fatally Struck By Train in Calif.

A fitness model and actor who previously shot workout videos on railroad tracks was struck and killed by a train during filming near Los Angeles.