8:51 AM / Sunday July 5, 2020


The new STD that can kill you

June 17, 2012

It appears that there is a new STD that is killing men and it’s related to oral sex. The Human papillomavirus (HPV) was once believed to have no effect on men, but it’s now found to be harmful to men as well as well as women.

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Four steps to fit and fun summer living

May 28, 2012

Summer means longer days, warmer temperatures, and more time spent outdoors. The pleasant weather brings more opportunities to improve your lifestyle and start a new commitment to wellness. With a few tips, you can be on your way to fit and fun summer living.

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Girlfriends banding together to conquer a common health issue

May 20, 2012

Even when things are medical, even when we love our OBGYNs, sometimes we’re embarrassed or don’t want to waste their time with things not involving making babies. That may explain why more than 7 million women suffer from heavy cycles, but go years without getting the help they need.

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Guest Commentary The “Buffet Rule” for prostate cancer

April 29, 2012

There is a raging prostate cancer crisis in Black America where men are diagnosed with the disease at a rate 60 percent higher than all other men and die at a rate 140 percent higher. This is the largest racial disparity for any type of major cancer in the United States.

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