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Colleges Allowing Boys and Girls to Be Roomies!

Rutgers announced on March 1 that they would allow students to room with people of the different genders – what is known as gender-neutral or mixed-gender housing. Rutgers is responding to the September tragedy where student Tyler Clemnti committed suicide after being secretly filmed with another man by his straight[…]

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Denny’s Makes America Fatter With Maple Bacon Sundae

Grrrrross. For a limited time only (Thank God), Denny’s is celebrating its Baconalia Festival with seven bacon-centric dishes. Think Triple Bacon Sampler, BBBLT, and the Maple Bacon Sundae. The desert is made with maple flavored syrup, vanilla ice cream, and “a generous sprinkle of our diced hickory-smoked bacon.” Barf. Denny’s[…]

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International Penis Size Map (Seriously)

We should open with a disclaimer here; the information used to produce this interactive map of the world’s average penis size by nation was self-reported. There were no penis police measuring inseams, though the Lollipop Guild could certainly use the work. They’ve been on unemployment since the Wizard of Oz[…]

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Are Americans Too Fat For The Bus?

Federal bus safety rules are being rewritten for the first time since 1962. Why? Because our country has gotten F-A-T. Obesity is straight up out of control in our country, and overweight bus riders are putting everyone on the road at risk. Say what? USA Today reports: The Federal Transit[…]

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The Award Winning HIV 3D Model That Will Give You Nightmares

We’ve been accused of sensationalizing news in the past, so let’s begin with a disclaimer: This actually gave me a nightmare. There. Let’s move on. Mad props to the insanely talented Ivan Konstantinov and his team at Visual Science for crating the most insanely detailed computer graphic of HIV the[…]

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Obamacare Survives A Republican Assault. Phew!

Try as they might, Republican senators were unable to repeal the much maligned, but incredible first step in the right direction, nationalized healthcare program Barack Obama has fought so hard to put into effect. All 47 Republicans voted to repeal the bill and 2 Democrats abstained from voting. The 51[…]

Is Oral Sex Giving You Cancer?

We hate to harsh your day, but we’ve got some serious boner-killing news on our hands here. All that oral sex you young folks are so fond of? It’s killing you. HPV, the nasty little Human Papillomavirus that we already know is linked in a major way to cervical and[…]

Gay Health: News, Advice, Fitness & More

When is World HIV Day? Is a penis transplant actually a thing? What is the significance of using the term HIV over AIDS in our current discussions? What fitness advice can gay adult film stars and gay trainers share when it comes to maintaining a sexy physique? Why is there still a ban on gay men donating blood? Find answers to all of these questions and more in the gay health section of Hornet.

Staying current on health news is a vital part of gay culture as a whole. With higher rates of depression and suicide affecting LGBTQ people, it’s vital that we remain aware of the gay health issues our community faces. Hornet is proud to keep you informed on health-related issues, as well as the many advancements we’ve made.

Here are just some of the key topics we cover under health:

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