Health & Aging

Know Your Healthcare Rights

Learn more about your healthcare rights, including hospital visitation and patient non-discrimination.

Health & Aging

HEI Interactive Map

Explore our interactive map of over 1,600 healthcare facilities listed in the 2020 Healthcare Equality Index to find LGBTQ-friendly facilities in your area. Click on a pin to see more…

HIV & AIDS, Health & Aging

Is PEP Right for Me?

PEP is short for Post-Exposure Prophylaxis. It is an HIV prevention strategy that involves taking HIV medications immediately after a single high-risk event.

HIV & AIDS, Health & Aging

Is PrEP Right For Me?

PrEP is short for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, a once-daily pill that reduces the risk of acquiring HIV. It is an FDA-approved prescription medication sold under the brand name Truvada.

HIV & AIDS, Health & Aging

Frequently Asked Questions About HIV

HIV is a virus that attacks your body’s immune system, which is crucial to fighting off infections and diseases. Fortunately, there are now more ways than ever to prevent and…

Health & Aging

Blood Donations

In December 2015, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) moved from a lifetime ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood to a deferral of one year for any man…

HIV & AIDS, Health & Aging

How HIV Impacts LGBTQ People

While HIV affects Americans from all walks of life, the epidemic continues to disproportionately impact certain members of the LGBTQ community.