High HIV Rates for Gay Men in Some Southern Cities

WEDNESDAY, May 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Rates of HIV infection among gay and bisexual men are approaching 30 percent to 40 percent in some southern U.S. cities, a new report finds.

HIV Patients Less Likely to Get Treatment for Cancer: Study

TUESDAY, May 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- While powerful HIV medications are granting longer lives to many people infected with the virus, a new U.S. study shows these same patients are less likely to get treatment for cancer if it develops.

Penis Reconstructions 'Life-Altering' for Men, Studies Show

SATURDAY, May 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Men who undergo surgery to create a new penis seem to fare well in the long term, two new studies show.

Does a Deep Voice Draw Women?

FRIDAY, May 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Deep voices in men may not be meant to make women swoon, but rather to scare away potential rivals, a new study suggests.

HIV Decline Falls Short of U.S. 5-Year Goal

FRIDAY, May 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Although HIV infection and transmission rates in the United States declined over the past five years, they fell short of White House targets, a new study finds.

Some Teen Girls Coerced Into Pregnancy: Study

WEDNESDAY, May 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Girls as young as 14 have boyfriends who've pressured them to become pregnant, sabotaged their birth control, or otherwise tried to control their reproductive health, a new study finds.

Even Non-Obese Report Better Mood, Sex Drive After Dieting

MONDAY, May 2, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Dieting might help improve your health, mood, sex drive and stress levels even if you're not obese, a new clinical trial reports.

Kids With Two Dads as Well-Adjusted as Other Kids, Study Finds

SATURDAY, April 30, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Children of gay fathers are as well-adjusted as kids of heterosexual parents, a new survey finds.

Teen Birth Rate at Record Low in U.S.

THURSDAY, April 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The teen birth rate in the United States has reached an all-time low, driven by dramatic declines among black and Hispanic teens, according to a new government report.

Antibody Shot Protects Monkeys From HIV-Like Infection

WEDNESDAY, April 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A single injection of a powerful HIV-fighting antibody protected monkeys from an HIV-like infection for up to six months, scientists report.