Diversity is good for communities, companies, and our nation. A plurality of viewpoints, experiences, and beliefs has the potential to foster both understanding and innovation. And in the healthcare field, the need for diversity is evident every day. Providers in ...
Stand-still traffic, air pollution, crowded streets, endless gray sidewalks. Sound familiar?
President Barack Obama gets candid with Grammy winner Macklemore in a new MTV documentary about the opioid crisis in America.
Looking for ways to keep fit and healthy and even live longer? A game of golf could be the answer.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. Recently, Amy McCoy reflected back on this time in her life two years ago.
Parents may have fewer options to soothe their teething child. The US Food and Drug Administration is warning caregivers to stop using homeopathic teething tablets and gels.
A bill for a pregnancy test when the patient's a man. Or a bill for a penile implant when the patient is a woman.
As America grapples with prescription opioid addiction, an epidemic shattering communities across our nation, healthcare providers face a challenging question: How can we help patients treat and manage their pain while reducing the risk of addiction?
Laughter is often said to be the best medicine. For Benjamin Clark, a 25-year-old local resident with sickle cell disease, comedian Tony Roberts has been the prescription that he has needed.
Emmaus Life Sciences, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of innovative treatments and therapies for rare and orphan diseases says it has submitted a New Drug Application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ...
It’s no secret that HIV disproportionately affects African-Americans.
Nearly one in every 365 African-American births result in a child born with Sickle Cell Disease.
Just as her career began to take off, iconic soul diva Sharon Jones faced her greatest challenge – a life-threatening battle with cancer.
Your gut health affects more than just how your stomach feels. Recent scientific breakthroughs have uncovered links between the state of the gut microbiome and a range of human health issues such as obesity, diabetes, gastrointestinal disease, cardiovascular disease, immune ...
Cancer can affect anyone. Sometimes it strikes with no warning, while other times people may have a genetic predisposition