Wellness

Live your healthiest LGBTQ life. Discover health advice, recipes, HIV & AIDS news, fitness tips, beauty and grooming lessons, and other buzz to keep you in great physical and mental shape.

LGBT Advocates Drop Lesbian Tennis Legend Martina Navratilova for Transphobia

Athlete Ally, a group promoting LGBTQ inclusivity, has severed ties with lesbian legend and 18-time tennis Grand Slam winner Martina Navratilova. According to the organization,...

The Latest Health Crazes: Here’s What Gets Results — and What Doesn’t

Considering going keto? Concerned about your qi? Alarmed about whether you’re alkaline? We serve up five recent books about current health crazes and gauge the results. With...

How a Fitness Fan Turned His Cookie Craving Into a Protein-Packed Healthy Snack

The familiar aroma of freshly baked blondies, brownies and cookies that permeates the interior of The Protein Bakery is likely to arouse feelings of nostalgia, but the treats...

Four Tasty Cleansing Programs To Keep Your Fitness Goals Within Reach

Keep your New Year’s resolutions on track with one of four tasty cleansing programs that deliver a fresh lease on life. Once again, the majority of Americans have resolved...

Common Sense Advice to Help LGBTQ People Lose Weight and Avoid Fad Diets

For many LGBTQ people, losing weight today is both a necessity and an obsession, but too many are trying to do it with fad diets. According to the Center for Disease Control, 62%...

Queering the Outdoors with GOATs

Mother Nature doesn’t judge. So why do the outdoors sometimes feel so unfriendly to us queers? “There have been real positive changes for LGBTQ community over the last few...

Virtual and Viral: Josh Robbins Chronicles Living with HIV

When Josh Robbins decided to engage very publicly with the world about his HIV status, it began a journey that would change lives (including his own). Josh Robbins displayed...

Bette Midler Leads an All-Star Parade at the 12th Annual Golden Hearts Awards

Neil Patrick Harris, Michael Kors and Bette Midler were among those in attendance at the 12th annual Golden Hearts Awards. For more than 32 years, the New York-based nonprofit...

Safety and Self Care for Skiers: Get Ready for the Slopes

Since the advent of Modern downhill skiing in the 1850s, the sport has gone on to enjoy tremendous popularity. The Kotte National End of Season Survey estimates that in the U.S....

Happy Feet? Get the Best Podiatry Available from Gay Chelsea Foot and Ankle

We ask our feet to support us through thick and thin; so we sought out an expert to ask how we can take the best care of them in return. Dr. Ethan J. Ciment (pictured, above,...

Long Term Care Insurance and Planning for LGBTQ People

Long term care is not a subject most of us look forward to discussing. Who wants to dwell on getting older or not being able to take care of ourselves and a partner? Many choose...

Dr. Evan Goldstein – People We Love 2018

Dr. Evan Goldstein intended to become a cardiac surgeon, do well by doing good and call his career a done deal. Get People We Love announcements right to your inbox Email...