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Birth Control Still Widely Supported as Basic Part of Women’s Health Care

(Washington, D.C.) — Nearly 8 in 10 (78%) adults in the United States—including 66% of Republicans and 93% of Democrats—consider birth control a basic part...

NIH launches initiative to accelerate genetic therapies to cure sickle cell disease

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) today announced the launch of a new initiative to help speed the development of a cure for sickle...
men's health

September Is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer in men, striking approximately 165,000 men each year with about 30,000 dying of the disease—...
breakfast

Your Body Has A Bone To Pick With You About Your Diet

Most people know that when you look for a house, you want a place with “good bones.”  In other words, if the structure of...
obesity

The Grades Are In: Most Americans Score ‘F’ On Fat IQ Test

Boca Raton, FL — While 85 percent of Americans say they know how to eat right, more than half flunked a basic quiz on...

Dr. Timothy Jennings: Stop Dementia In Its Tracks!

Chattanooga, TN, July 4, 2018 ― Dr. Timothy R. Jennings' recent interview on KING-TV Ch.5, NBC in Seattle, WA, drew a lot of interest....
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Residents Advised to Stay Cool, Hydrated and Informed during Hot Summer Months

As Central Florida celebrates the first day of summer, Orange County Parks and Recreation and Orlando Health UF Health Cancer Center with Seminole County...

Knowing the Difference Between an Ophthalmologist and an Optometrist Can Save Your Vision   

Curtis Bunn, Urban News Service | Tears flow from the nearly sightless eyes of Marilyn Rumph. At 49, this hardworking African-American woman is losing her...
dry drowning not real

Parents Should Not Worry About Asymptomatic “Dry Drowning”

WASHINGTON — Recent reports of children dying from what’s referred to incorrectly “dry drowning” should not cause parents unnecessary worry, according to the nation’s...

Bad Lettuce: Romaine infected with E.coli

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is asking consumers to throw away any romaine lettuce they may have at home and to not buy...

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