Health/Fitness

NY Tweaks Medical Pot Law but Still No Talk of Legalization

HEALTH | By David Klepper | Dec 4
New York is loosening restrictions in its nearly year-old medical marijuana law but, to the dismay of some pot advocates, there is no sign the state is in any hurry to join eight other states in embracing full legalization.

US Health Care Tab Hits $3.2T; Fastest Growth in 8 Years

HEALTH | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Dec 3
The nation's health care tab grew at the fastest rate in eight years in 2015, driven by the coverage expansion in President Barack Obama's law and by costly prescription drugs, the government said Friday.

PreP Summit and Toolkit for Youth; Risks of Chronic Conditions Increase in Elders, But Deaths Down

HEALTH | By Eric Brus | Dec 2
Eric Brus gives the wrap-up on the first National HIV PrEP Summit, the increase in chronic health conditions among PLWHAs, and SEICUS' new toolkit for providers who serve youth.

HIV and Aging Consensus Project Recognizes WAD By Focusing on Optimal Treatment for Older People Living With HIV

HEALTH | By EDGE | Dec 1
The HIV and Aging Consensus Project is proud to announce the availability of free online CME/CE based upon the learnings from the report Recommended Treatment Strategies for Clinicians Managing Older Patients with HIV.

Mass. Getting to Zero Coalition Releases Plan to Eliminate HIV/AIDS

HEALTH | By EDGE | Dec 1
The Massachusetts Getting to Zero Coalition released a plan to end HIV/AIDS in Massachusetts.

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.