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Banning Flavored Vapes Alone Won’t Solve the Epidemic: The Need for Investment in Prevention, Education, and Cessation

By Denise Pérez Lally, Elaine Ishihara, Fred Swanson, and Shelley Cooper-Ashford

The evidence is clear: teens and young adults in Washington believe that vaping is harmless. But dig a little deeper and the…

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SEATTLE, Wash. (December 18, 2018) — In a stunning move last week, Governor Inslee released a budget that provides no additional funding for tobacco prevention efforts.

“It is a fair assumption that some percentage of the revenue the State generates from nicotine addiction would go toward helping users quit smoking…

By Enrique Herrera, Gay City supporter

Person in light blue shirt sits on a white sofa with a clear water glass in one hand and blue pill in another.

Our lives change. Sometimes it’s caused by a global pandemic, finding that special partner(s) to spend our lives with, or just wanting to reduce the risk of an HIV infection.

If that’s you. PrEP may be for you.

PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) is a pill…

By Maya Green, Intern

This April, it’s time to make our voices heard — by going silent.

Friday, April 23 marks the 25th anniversary of the first Day of Silence. A tradition started at the University of Virginia in the late ’90s, the day raises awareness of the harassment…

Whether you have sex for self-indulgence or work, here are some health tips to keep you safe during COVID-19.

Infographic or image of the six primary points of having sex during COVID, from sex toys to PrEP/condoms.
  1. You are your safest sex partner: Find safe ways to make yourself feel good, such as masturbation and sex toys. Be mindful as you take pleasure.
  2. Sex from a distance: Use…

Gay City: Seattle's LGBTQ Center

Gay City celebrates more than 25 years of building resilience & joy in our LGBTQ communities as the hub for LGBTQ folks seeking resources, wellness, & community

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