Transgender Discrimination Linked to Risky Health Behaviors

FRIDAY, Oct. 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Discrimination may trigger risky health behaviors by transgender Americans, a new study suggests.

Mouse Study Hints at New 'Male Contraceptive'

THURSDAY, Oct. 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A discovery in mice could pave the way to a reversible, non-hormonal form of birth control for men, researchers report.

Science Probes Why Beauty Is In Eye of the Beholder

THURSDAY, Oct. 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Think Brad Pitt is as handsome as George Clooney? Why or why not?

Could Your Cellphone Be Harming Your Love Life?

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Spending too much time on your cellphone can take a toll on your love life, a new study finds.

Less Sleep May Mean Less Sex After Menopause

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Too little sleep may lead to too little intimacy for postmenopausal women, a new study finds.

Earlier Hormone Therapy May Pose Less Risk for Menopausal Women

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Women who start hormone therapy toward the beginning of menopause may have a lower risk of developing heart disease, new research suggests.

Gene Tied to Adult Depression After Childhood Abuse

THURSDAY, Sept. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Even though survivors of childhood physical or sexual abuse can face a higher risk for depression as adults, not everyone will become depressed.

Almost Half of American Adults With HIV Don't Take Meds: Report

THURSDAY, Sept. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Almost half of American adults infected with HIV don't take medications that can prevent them from developing AIDS, a new government report shows.

Heart Attack Shouldn't End Your Sex Life

MONDAY, Sept. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- If you've had a heart attack, you don't have to avoid sex for fear of having another one, researchers report.

More Evidence Daily Pill Can Prevent HIV Transmission

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- There's more data showing that a daily HIV medication called Truvada may prevent HIV-negative gay men at high-risk for infection from contracting the AIDS-causing virus.