Health/Fitness

Hetrick-Martin Institute Celebrates 2016 Emery Awards

HEALTH | By EDGE | Dec 7
On Wednesday, December 7 at Cipriani Wall Street, Hetrick-Martin Institute will celebrate the 2016 Emery Awards, HMI's flagship annual event.

Shortage of Injectable Estrogen A Health Emergency, Say Public Health Experts

HEALTH | Dec 7
A new policy brief warns of the public health emergency created by a shortage of injectable estrogen, and calls on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to be more proactive in resolving the crisis.

New Study: Shaving Pubic Hair May Increase Chance of Catching STDs

HIV/AIDS | Dec 7
A new study from the University of California-San Francisco published in "Sexually Transmitted Infections" found that people who shave their pubic hair increase their chances of contracting a sexually transmitted disease.

New HIV Infections Three Times National Average in South Florida

HEALTH | By EDGE | Dec 7
The rate of new HIV infections in South Florida has risen to more than three times the national average in 2015, according to the latest data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's annual HIV Surveillance Report.

Can Magic Mushrooms Help Cancer Patients?

HEALTH | Dec 6
The hallucinogenic drug psilocybin, the active ingredient in certain mushrooms, is being used to reduce anxiety and depression in cancer patients.

Fitness

Watch: Bodybuilders Attempt to Bellydance in Hilarious Video

A new video posted by BuzzFeed is going viral this week, which shows a group of male bodybuilders attempting to bellydance for the first time.