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Action Alert: Oppose Graham/Cassidy Bill Repealing the ACA and Cutting Medicaid

Action Alert: Oppose Graham/Cassidy Bill Repealing the ACA and Cutting Medicaid

Sep 19
On Friday, September 15, Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and others introduced new legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Amida Care says it's time to let your elected officials know it's not enough.

HRC Blasts Latest GOP Plan to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

HRC Blasts Latest GOP Plan to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

Sep 19
HRC strenuously opposed any attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act, which would harm millions of Americans and disproportionately affect LGBTQ people.

Hundreds Gather at National AIDS Memorial to Dedicate Newly-Built Hemophilia Memorial

Hundreds Gather at National AIDS Memorial to Dedicate Newly-Built Hemophilia Memorial

Sep 18
Hundreds came together at the National AIDS Memorial to dedicate the Hemophilia Memorial Circle, to honor those in the hemophilia community lost to AIDS.

September 18 is National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

September 18 is National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

Sep 18
Each year on September 18, National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day is observed to call attention to the challenges that older Americans face in terms of HIV prevention, testing, care, and treatment.

LGBTQ People with Mental Illness Speak Up

LGBTQ People with Mental Illness Speak Up

By Maria Dominguez | Sep 17
People who identify as LGBTQ are three times as likely to experience a mental health condition like depression or anxiety, but even within our own community ignorance and discrimination against mental illness abounds.

Suicide Prevention Resources Just A Call Away

Suicide Prevention Resources Just A Call Away

By Dana M. Cea, QNotes Guest Contributor | Sep 16
Suicide knows no boundaries. It affects all age groups, all races, all ethnicities, all socioeconomic statuses, all religions, all geographic regions - you name it. But there's help available.

Health and Civil Rights Group Blast Trump Admin. Attempt to Gut LGBTQ Protections from ACA

Health and Civil Rights Group Blast Trump Admin. Attempt to Gut LGBTQ Protections from ACA

Sep 15
Health, human and civil rights advocates voiced concerns that the Trump administration is working to gut a provision of the Affordable Care Act that prohibits discrimination against sex and gender identity in federally health programs.

Few Doctors Check for Common, Deadly Genetic Heart Condition

Few Doctors Check for Common, Deadly Genetic Heart Condition

Sep 14
Many doctors don't assess their patients for familial hypercholesterolemia (FH), a common and treatable genetic condition that puts people at a 20 times greater risk for early and aggressive heart disease.

Belgian Man Gets Scratched By Cat, Loses Ability to Get Erection

Belgian Man Gets Scratched By Cat, Loses Ability to Get Erection

Sep 14
A 23-year-old Belgian man has lost the ability to get an erection after contracting a disease from being scratched by a cat.

Breast Cancer Index Identifies a Subset of Clinically Low Risk Patients Who May Require Longer Therapy

Breast Cancer Index Identifies a Subset of Clinically Low Risk Patients Who May Require Longer Therapy

Sep 13
A recent publication gives hope to breast cancer patrients who are at increased risk for late disease recurrence and are likely to benefit from an extension of endocrine therapy.

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