Game of Thrones and American Red Cross are asking fans to “Bleed For the Throne” to get a t-shirt and a chance to win a trip to the final season premiere, but FDA guidelines state men can’t have sex with other men for 12 months before donating blood.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Washington museum will exhibit a sculpture that uses the blood of nine gay, bisexual and transgender men to protest the federal ban on blood donations from men who have sex with other men.
(WB) Despite calls for increased blood donations amid the coronavirus crisis, the Food & Drug Administration is staying firm on its ban prohibiting gay men from donating blood.
(WB) Faced with tremendous pressure during the coronavirus crisis to lift its policy barring gay men from donating blood, the Food & Drug Administration announced on Thursday it has eased the restrictions.
(AP) -- The Food and Drug Administration's latest anti-smoking campaign takes aim at young adults in the LGBT community, who officials say are nearly twice as likely to use tobacco as their peers.
(CNN) -- The Food and Drug Administration has lifted its lifetime ban on accepting blood donations from men who have had sex with men.
WASHINGTON — Government health advisers have concerns about lifting the nation's 31-year-old ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men, despite growing pressure from gay rights advocates, medical experts and blood banks.
Members of the U.S. Congress are calling on the Food and Drug Administration to update its policy regarding gay men donating blood.
Michael Rajner began donating blood in high school.
(WB) A gay D.C. native otherwise qualified to donate blood was denied that chance at a local hospital, demonstrating that obstacles remain after the FDA eased its ban on gay donations — even as the agency has set up a pilot study to assess lifting the blanket policy altogether.
A new way to treat HIV is in the works.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa mom is speaking out against the Food and Drug Administration's ban on donations of some tissue from gay men after her son died and some of his organs were rejected.
A coalition is building to put pressure on the U.S. Food & Drug Administration to lift its ban on sexually active men donating blood.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton must explain why he should not be held in contempt for enforcing state laws that impede gay marriage rights after the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark decision, a federal judge ordered Wednesday.