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Quigley Directs FDA to Remove Discriminatory Language from Blood Donor Questionnaire

HEALTH | By EDGE | May 2
U.S. Representative Mike Quigley told the FDA to remove the discriminatory question on sexual orientation from its blood donor questionnaire and replace it with a question that is based on behavioral risk and sound science.

FDA Effort Aims to Curb Smoking in LGBT Community

HEALTH | By Matthew Perrone | May 2
The Food and Drug Administration's latest anti-smoking campaign takes aim at young adults in the LGBT community, who officials say are nearly twice as likely to use tobacco as their peers.

Squeeze in Quick Exercise Bursts in Your Busy Day

FITNESS | May 1
Little bursts of activity may offer the same health benefits as an intense gym session.

The Top 10 Caregiving Mistakes

HEALTH | Apr 29
Pamela D. Wilson shares her tips on being a good caregiver -- and some potential pitfalls to avoid.

JACI Study Finds Allergen Immunotherapy Safe, Despite Proposed Regulations

HEALTH | By EDGE | Apr 29
A new study reveals that current allergen immunotherapy is generally very safe.

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Injury-Free Workout Plan

By following a few simple steps you can avoid most common exercise-related injuries and be well on your way to making this your healthiest year ever.