Most women fear lifting because of the possibility of “bulking up.” But not only should you lift weights, but you should lift more—heavy lifting is in ladies!
Men, let’s talk about prostate health.
“I had to stay positive,” said McCoy of Collier Heights in Atlanta. “With my family behind me, I knew I could beat it.”
Antipsychotics have already been linked to type II diabetes in adults. Now a new study shows a connection between these medications and the chronic medical condition in kids as well.
Are you always asking “Why am I so tired?” Are you having trouble staying awake while watching your evening TV shows? Most of us know what it’s like to be tired, especially when we have a cold, flu, or some ...
Health officials say they have the first evidence of a national decline in childhood obesity.
More than 180,000 deaths worldwide in 2010 were linked to a high intake of sugary drinks, a new Harvard University study estimates; including 25,000 deaths in the United States.
If your children are throwing temper tantrums because sleep seems unappealing, consider that it may be okay to let them stay up a little longer, as long as bedtime happens around the same time every night.
Last week, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel took an unprecedented step to protect thousands of Chicago residents from the dangers of tobacco. Mayor Emanuel requested the Chicago Board of Health and the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) to undertake a ...
We don't use the F-word in my family. And by F, I'm not talking about the F-bombs, because those get dropped from time to time. I'm talking about the word "fat."
Having children is a big decision in anyone’s life. There are so many factors to consider, such as the health of the mother, economic preparedness, and the age of the mother.
Vietnam War veteran Lloyd Alaman remembers fighting for a country that was still treating him like a second-class citizen, like it was yesterday.
Family reunions are a wonderful time to celebrate history and enjoy the company of those near and dear.
Hip Hop legend-turned-minister Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons and diabetes educator Jeanette Jordan have joined forces to inform and inspire people to get screened and get healthy.
On Thursday, June 27th thousands of state and local health departments, community-based AIDS service organizations and testing sites across the country will conduct HIV testing events in observance of National HIV Testing Day (NHTD).