Exercise is an important key to avoiding both cardiovascular disease and diabetes.
A few weeks ago, I went to get a haircut, only to find that the shop was closed and the barber that I had visited for many years was not there.
The symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease are often dismissed as “just heartburn.”
When I was a kid, the only way my mom got me to eat my spinach was to sing a song about Popeye and his muscles. I’m sure you remember the words to that song which states, “I’m Popeye the ...
While Black women get breast cancer at a lower rate than white women, we are 42 percent more likely to die from it.
NYC Health + Hospitals today announced the appointment of Nicole Jordan-Martin, MPA, as executive director of NYC Health + Hospitals/Community Care, the public health system’s program to deliver services to patients at home and in the community.
Selenium is known as a trace metal. You only need a small amount to do a giant job in keeping the body in good shape.
Definition: Daze: A state of being confused, befuddled, overcome. Stunned, stupefied, dumb.
It’s no secret that African Americans – particularly teens – are committing suicide at record levels
The United States is the only industrialized country in the world where maternal death rates are rising, a fact that finally seems to be permeating the national consciousness.
Dr. Deas discusses the dangers of asthma.
Today, I would like to introduce you to the Homebody family. Mr and Mrs. Homebody enjoyed the company of two lovely children named affectionately, Brother and Sister.
As summer winds down, some people who ditched their New Year’s weight-loss resolutions may re-dedicate themselves to looking good.
If you want to experience how difficult it is to get through a day without the use of the thumb and index finger, just immobilize your thumb with a wooden splint.
Global Access to Cancer Care Foundation (www.globalaccf.org) announced today that Nelson Mandela’s granddaughter, South African writer and activist, Zoleka Mandela, is joining the global medical humanitarian organization as an ambassador.