Health

Being a procrastinator is bad for your health. A new, short video from Men’s Health explains that waiting until the last minute actually puts your body in a highly alert, “fight-or-flight” state.  Watch this video to see what happens to your body when you procrastinate. Chronic stress of this magnitude can really take its toll, […]

Edith Peterson Mitchell, M.D. is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology and is Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine and Medical Oncology, Program Leader,…

Researchers looking at doctors' interactions with patients in Western Pennsylvania found that doctors were more compassionate towards Whites than Blacks.

Read if you don’t want to put THIS years' health goals on NEXT years' resolution list…again.

Read if you don’t want to put THIS years' health goals on NEXT years' resolution list…again.

Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green, an assistant professor at Tuskegee University, has taken on the challenge of defeating cancer with the help of a million-dollar grant.

When she was first diagnosed with HIV, Vuyiseka Dubula was just an impoverished, 22-year-old Black woman living in a Cape Town township who couldn't afford her own medication. Now she's one of Africa's most fearless warriors in the fight against HIV. Here's her story.

Dr. Lisa Ashe is a Board Certified Internal Medicine physician and founder of Be Well Medical Group (Be Well). Be Well provides concierge medical services…

Dr. Darlene Powell Garlington is a licensed clinical psychologist, certified school psychologist, and media psychologist. She is a renowned author of ten books published by…

According to researchers, denser breasts make it harder to detect cancer in a mammogram because non-cancerous fatty cells could show up as white on a mammogram, the same as cancerous fatty cells.