Norway to prescribe PrEP free-of-charge to at risk groups

PrEP will be available for free to at-risk groups across Norway.

Norway has just made an unprecedented move to provide their at-risk gay men PrEP free-of-charge through its National Health Service.

Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) drug Truvada has been proven to reduce the risk of contracting HIV for those who use it as prescribed. 

Betty Ford outpatient facility to open in Del Mar Heights

New Betty ford outpatient facility to open in San Diego in mid-December.

The Betty Ford Center will open an outpatient addiction treatment facility in San Diego this December.

The center is located in Del Mar Heights and will start treating patients as early as mid-December.

Eating disorders and the LGBT community

In addition to bingeing and purging there are others who follow extreme “health” trends and can overdo "clean eating."

While there are some in the LGBT community who eat right and exercise to have a fit and trim body, there are others who obsess over weight and looks which cause them to use dangerous practices when trying to fulfill their image of that “perfect body.”

The reason why Henry Cavill is so attractive

Grant Foreman talks a little about the science and reality of self-image.

It’s easy to write off the gay community’s “obsession” with body image as just one of those things we’ve picked up from media or chalk it up to our innate knack for style. 

But our preferences have some real roots in science that can be helpful to keep in mind in regards to self-image. 

This morning I Googled images of Henry Cavill.

Take this survey to help bring awareness about PrEP

Survey results will help San Diego County Health and Human Services with new campaign.

San Diego County Health and Human Services has put together a short survey to better understand how PrEP can protect people against HIV.

The survey only takes a few minutes and can give them information on what people know, or don’t know about PrEP.

The survey is anonymous and the results will be used in a campaign to educate the community about the drug.

Dr. Darren Farnesi is in harmony with your health and wellness

Dr. Darren Farnesi of Medical Age Management

For those of you who want to regain yo​ur youthful appearance or just maintain the one you already have, there are many procedures and services that can help if you so desire.

Medical Age Management in Hillcrest offers plenty of options to take you through the process of turning back the hands of time in a clean and relaxing environment provided by the best in the field.

SoCal meningococcal disease cases spike among gay men

The California Department of Public Health is reporting an increase in cases of invasive meningococcal disease in Southern California, particularly in Los Angeles and Orange counties. The cluster of cases in the last several months has disproportionately affected men who have sex with men and is prompting the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency to issue an advisory.