Report: Fatalities Possibly Linked to 5-Hour Energy Drinks

Food and Drug Administration officials are investigating more than 13 deaths that have allegedly occurred after the consumption of the popular 5-Hour Energy drink....

Californians Vote ‘No’ on Required Labeling for Genetically Modified Foods

Fifty-three percent of Californians decided to vote down the mandatory labeling of genetically engineered (GE) foods Nov. 6 in a decision that would have...

Dedicated Wheels Turn Black Students into Practicing Physicians

Dentist. Doctor. Surgeon. In a country where dreams are like wings, a new cadre of students is soaring as the next generation of promising...

Blood Donations Needed as Hurricane Sandy Cancels Planned Drives

More than 300 blood drives throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions were cancelled after Hurricane Sandy forced thousands out of their homes and into...

New Study: Women Who Quit Cigarettes Live 10 Years Longer

Women hooked on a daily routine of puffing cigarettes are three times more likely to die before their time, according to a new study....

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...

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...

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...