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Hepatitis A: This Is Why Gays Are At Risk

What is hepatitis A? How do you get hepatitis A? From transmission to treatment, we look at the current hepatitis outbreak, and ask why gays are at risk and is is curable? The...

These Are 7 of the Best Luxury Spas in the World for LGBTQ Travelers

Bathe like the ancient Romans. Find zen in New Zealand. Experience the native botanicals of Belize — and more. It seems no matter where you go, there’s always a new spa to...

This Is the Alarming New Truth about Gay Men and Meth

The film Crystal City chronicles the alarming new truth about gay men and meth. The drug is stronger than ever. Users are administering it in more addictive ways. And combining...

8 Ways to Burn Calories and Stay Fit in the Winter

Whether there’s snow in your backyard or you need to seek out higher ground, this season provides brisk opportunities to feel the burn. If you think winter is a time for...

Want to Rock Your Look, Gay Guys? This is Where it All Begins

It only takes a trip to the local drugstore to realize there are a slew of skincare brands catering to men – not to mention a growing market of products aimed at people...

Looking for Your Abs? A New App Can Help You Find Them

Studies show working out with a partner can lead to a 200% longer workout. Don’t have one? FitMatch is an app that connects users to all things fitness — sort of like Tinder...

These Are Beaches Where You Can Sun Tan with the Stars

If you knew how to travel like the rich and famous, why would you do it any other way? Though certain A-list troublemakers (we’re looking at you, Lindsay Lohan and Amanda Bynes)...

Considering Therapy? This is Where LGBTQ Patients Can Find Professional Help

The LGBTQ community faces unique stresses in the world today. Now more than ever, therapists are finding ways to make sure everyone gets the help that they need.  In 1972,  a...

Life Lessons: This is Beard Care 101

Balms and oils and shampoos, oh my! We talk to a celebrity grooming expert Carissa  Ferreri of Bulldog Skincare for Men about the long and short of rocking the best beard. It’s...

DBGM Conference Unites People of Color in A Crusade for Mental Health and Social Justice

LGBT people take their lives four times more often than the general population. LGBTQ people of color are at exponentially higher risk. In order to address the specific challenges...

Which Sweeteners Are the Best for You? Which Are the Worst for You?

Excessive sugar consumption leads to weight gain and conditions such as diabetes. Unfortunately many artificial sweeteners have also been linked to negative side effects. So...

This Is How You Train for a Marathon

If a Marathon is on your bucket list, it will take more than practice to get you across the 26-mile mark. We’ve assembled a few handy training tips to get you ready to hit your...