Wellness

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What Goes on at an AIDS Conference?

We often hear about the outcomes of AIDS conferences: Research results, promising treatment options, intriguing statistics, potential ways to work with people more effectively,...

Cat Cora and the Mind of a Chef

As she prepares to release her first memoir, the celebrity chef gives us a taste of her story — including her unlikely upbringing, career high points and even what she’ll be...

METROPOLL: Which Chef Are You Hot For?

Though there’s nothing quite like the moment when you pull your chair up to the Thanksgiving table, if you’ve got an “in” with the chef, there are plenty of special...

Taste the Rainbow

A new cleanse puts the emphasis on weight loss by cutting out sugar-heavy fruit and offering a vivid array of nutrients. There’s a colorful new way to lose weight, boost energy...

These Are 25 Culinary Trends of the past 25 Years

Our celebration of our 25th anniversary continues with a look at food fads of the last quarter-century. From fantasies to flops, foodies have seen much worth remembering in the...

Remembering the Beginning of AIDS

Though it tackles difficult subject matter, this gripping book offers an important, transporting journey back to a troubled time. Visions and Revisions: Coming of Age in the Age...

The Normal Heart: A Group Watch

What happens when a group of people living with HIV gather to watch and discuss a film about the epidemic’s darkest, early days? In 2014, HBO released The Normal Heart, a film...

Daniel Franzese and the Legacy of Looking

He won our hearts in Mean Girls and made TV history playing Eddie Bear on Looking. That show may have seen its last season, but Daniel Franzese’s awareness-raising mission goes...

#AskTheHIVDoc Offers Playful, Helpful HIV Advice

This YouTube series from Greater Than AIDS is working to make it easier to talk HIV with your doctor. The series, “#AskTheHIVDoc,” has two leading HIV doctors giving...

Questions of Taste: Ted Allen

When we talk to people we love, we want to know what things they’re loving. This time, Ted Allen answers our Questions of Taste....

The Doctor Is in…Your Pocket

From determining HIV status to monitoring blood pressure and performing ultrasounds, your smartphone is ready to play doctor. Reviews of each new wave of smartphones usually focus...

Gay Frappé

Bryan Petroff and Douglas Quint, the guys behind the much-buzzed-about Big Gay Ice Cream shops and trucks have released a cookbook celebrating their boozy, Bea Arthur–y...