HIV Home Test Now Available

More than three decades after the first cases were recognized and diagnosed, a new wave of technology has evolved in the global fight to...

Christian Recording Artist Dianna Hobbs Honors Mother, a Breast Cancer Survivor with New Song

Individuals battling breast cancer and facing other life challenges are being injected with a healthy dose of faith and optimism in the form of...

Parental Stress Linked to Obesity in Their Offspring

Parents who are stressed out could be negatively impacting their children’s health, according to a new study published in the journal, Pediatrics, for the...

A Male Breast Cancer Victim Speaks Out

James Pipkin never imagined his name would be on paperwork for a mammogram. He had showed up at the doctor’s office, at his wife’s...

Magic Johnson to be New Face of HIV Home-Testing Kit

Earvin “Magic” Johnson has endorsed the new over-the- counter HIV home-testing kit, OraQuick, aimed at people who might not otherwise get tested. With the Food...

Global Crackdown Hits 18,000 Illegal Online Pharmacies

Illegal online pharmacies around the world were just hit with a global crackdown, courtesy of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and 99...

Tomatoes Can Help Reduce Stroke Risk, Neurologists Say

Adding tomatoes to a balanced diet could go a long way toward reducing the risk of stroke, thanks to the natural occurrence of the...

Breast Cancer Rates for Military Men & Women on the Rise

Despite lower rates of colorectal, lung and cervical cancer, breast cancer is on the rise among both women and men in the military. According to...

Howard University College of Dentistry Offers Affordable Care to University and Community

For the past year and half, Mary Wood of Arlington, Va., has commuted to the Howard University College of Dentistry in the District for...

Report: Background Television Harmful to Cognitive Skills, Social Skills of Children

Leaving the television on while no one is watching can be detrimental to the development of children, according to a new report. Though it may...

HPV Vaccine Gardasil Proven Safe for Use

Further research on the Human Papillomavirus, or HPV, vaccine Gardasil, has proven that the drug is safe for use in preventing the development of...

Drinking Water: An Invaluable Resource Taken for Granted

You turn on the tap, and water comes out. Period. Safe, plentiful and affordable drinking water is one of our nation's most precious resources...