The mental health system in the United States is fragmented, and reductions in public mental spending have resulted in severe shortages of services, including housing and community-based services.
Grady Memorial Hospital next year could be facing millions in budget cuts which would adversely affect its most vulnerable clientele.
The director of the VA hospital in Augusta, Georgia, has publicly apologized for the deaths of three veterans at the facility that were caused by delays in care.
The Obama administration announced Friday that the Department of Health and Human Services will extend a key Obamacare deadline by one week.
Although Black women are twice as likely as White women to die from cervical cancer, Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination may not prevent cervical cancer in African American women, according to a new study.
Military veterans are dying needlessly because of long waits and delayed care at U.S. veterans hospitals, a CNN investigation has found.
This holiday season celebrate with loved ones by serving up fresh takes on classic dishes that will have your guests reaching for seconds.
On World Diabetes Day, news about the disease's global impact is dire.
American Diabetes Association Releases New Research Estimating Annual Cost of Diabetes at $245 billion
The American Diabetes Association (Association) released new research earlier this year estimating the total costs of diagnosed diabetes have risen to $245 billion in 2012 from $174 billion in 2007, when the cost was last examined.
Making the decision to eat better doesn’t mean you have to stock your fridge exclusively with carrot sticks and lettuce leaves.
In the last few years I have come across more and more ladies…and men… with pain in the lower back that radiates down the leg and sometimes into the foot.
Providing condoms to adolescents has been -- and likely will continue to be -- a controversial topic. But the American Academy of Pediatrics is asking communities, educators, parents and doctors to step up in making this form of contraception more ...
The short answer to the question, “Are all men destined to become grumpy as they age?” is no — no man has to become a “grumpy old man.”
The classroom walls tremble as a room full of 8-year-olds bob heads, shrug shoulders and wriggle around in sync with the thud of the bass.
Bernadette's father died from AIDS complications when she was a child. Her mother never even knew he had HIV until she and her daughter tested positive years later.