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Eating Disorder Treatments Must Consider Social, Cultural Implications 
Cedars-Sinai Transgender Program Offers Surgery and Other Comprehensive Services
4 in 10 Cancer Cases & Deaths Linked to Modifiable Risk Factors

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Cedars-Sinai Transgender Program Offers Surgery and Other Comprehensive Services

Eating Disorder Treatments Must Consider Social, Cultural Implications 

Transgender folks get comprehensive medical services from Cedars-Sinai, including gender-affirming and plastic surgeries, hormone management and mental health counseling.

Holiday TrainFest and Toy Drive at LA Union Station

Holiday TrainFest and Toy Drive at LA Union Station

Dec 16
The public is invited to share holiday cheer at free event on December 16 supporting Toys for Tots, featuring historic steam locomotive, rail car display, and visit from Santa Claus.

GOP Tax Bill Guts 'Obamacare' Insurance Mandate

GOP Tax Bill Guts 'Obamacare' Insurance Mandate

By Ricard Alonso-Zaldivar | Dec 16
Republicans didn't get their wish to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law, but the tax bill barreling toward a final vote in Congress guts its most unpopular provision, the requirement that virtually all Americans carry health insurance.

Study: Transgender People More Likely to Lack Health Plans

Study: Transgender People More Likely to Lack Health Plans

Dec 16
A study says transgender people are more likely to lack health insurance than those whose gender corresponds to their sex at birth.

Happiness Expert Offers 3 Tips to Combat Food-Related Holiday Guilt  

Happiness Expert Offers 3 Tips to Combat Food-Related Holiday Guilt  

Dec 15
Dr. Rachel Hershenberg offers powerful, evidence-based strategies to help you conquer low motivation and avoid negative moods by actively making positive choices in small, everyday moments.

Aggressive Surgery Is Best Treatment Option for Early Stage Lung Cancer

Aggressive Surgery Is Best Treatment Option for Early Stage Lung Cancer

Dec 14
Patients with early stage lung cancer live longer when they receive a lobectomy -- the most common type of operation for the disease -- rather than a less extensive operation or radiation treatment.

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ABIVAX to Present Report Called 'HIV Persistence During Therapy'

ABIVAX to Present Report Called 'HIV Persistence During Therapy'

Dec 14
ABIVAX will be presenting at the 8th International Conference on "HIV Persistence During Therapy". The conference will take place December 12-15 at the Marriott Biscayne Bay Resort in Miami, FL.


Health

'Dignity Denied: Religious Exemptions and LGBT Elder Services' Report Released

'Dignity Denied: Religious Exemptions and LGBT Elder Services' Report Released

SAGE partners with Movement Advancement Project and Columbia Law School to explore new legislation's license to discriminate.

Fitness

6 Winter Workout Tips to Keep You Motivated

6 Winter Workout Tips to Keep You Motivated

People often reduce the amount of time they spend being physically active over the winter, usually due in part to it being so cold outside. Here's some tips to stay motivated.