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FDA Approves First Over-The-Counter Home Use HIV Test Kit

OraQuick In-Home HIV Test, the first over-the-counter, self-administered HIV test kit, received U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval July 3.

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Health & Wellness

FDA approves first pill to help prevent HIV

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved the first drug shown to reduce the risk of HIV infection, the…

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Arts & Entertainment

‘Drop Dead Diva’ Tackles FDA Ban on Gays

GLAAD today spotlighted the Lifetime drama "Drop Dead Diva" episode that addresses the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ban…

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News

Despite pressure, ban on gay blood donors endures

The U.S. gay-rights movement has achieved many victories in recent years--on marriage, military service and other fronts. Yet one vestige…

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Health & Wellness

Iowa woman calls for lift of FDA donation ban

An Iowa mom is speaking out against the Food and Drug Administration's ban on donations of some tissue from gay…

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Health & Wellness

Commentary: It’s In Our Blood

Congratulations! You can donate blood now. One catch, don’t have sex for one year, okay? No big deal.

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News

Gay Congressman Calls for FDA to Overturn Blood Donation Ban for Gay Men

The gay community in Orlando was unable to donate blood to help victims of the shooting.

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