Health Risks Higher for LGBT Community

MONDAY, June 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- In yet another sign that lesbian, gay and bisexual people face additional health risks, a new study finds they're more likely to drink heavily and smoke.

Why Some Bisexuals Won't 'Come Out'

FRIDAY, June 24, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many bisexual men are afraid to reveal their sexual orientation to female partners, relatives and friends, a new study says.

U.K. Case of Throat Gonorrhea Resists Antibiotics

THURSDAY, June 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- In an alarming development, British public health experts have confirmed a case of throat gonorrhea that proved untreatable with the standard antibiotic regimen.

'Love Hormone' Gene May Be Key to Social Life

TUESDAY, June 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Lower activity of a specific gene may affect a person's social behavior, including the ability to form healthy relationships, researchers say.

Stem Cell Transplant Can Help HIV Patients Battling Lymphoma: Study

WEDNESDAY, June 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People living with HIV are at high risk for lymphoma, and a new study concludes that stem cell transplant should be standard treatment in these cases.

Impotence Drugs Won't Raise Melanoma Risk, Study Suggests

TUESDAY, June 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Three widely used erectile dysfunction drugs -- Cialis, Levitra and Viagra -- aren't likely to boost the risk of melanoma skin cancer, a new study reports.

Shouting? The 'Silent Treatment'? How Spouses Argue Linked to Physical Ills

TUESDAY, June 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- How spouses disagree may predict which ones are more likely to develop certain ailments down the road, new research suggests.

HIV Infection Seems to Affect Nervous System

MONDAY, June 13, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many newly infected HIV patients experience neurological problems, but they tend to be mild and they subside after antiretroviral drugs are given, a new study finds.

Teen Smoking Down, E-Cigarette Use Up

THURSDAY, June 9, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- It may seem like eye-rolling teens never listen, but a new U.S. government report finds many kids are getting some health messages loud and clear.

Antibiotics Overprescribed for Possible STDs: Study

THURSDAY, June 9, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Three-quarters of emergency room patients who received antibiotics to treat suspected sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) tested negative for the infections, a new study showed.