obesity

The Grades Are In: Most Americans Score ‘F’ On Fat IQ Test

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Boca Raton, FL — While 85 percent of Americans say they know how to eat right, more than half flunked a basic quiz on...

Dr. Timothy Jennings: Stop Dementia In Its Tracks!

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Chattanooga, TN, July 4, 2018 ― Dr. Timothy R. Jennings' recent interview on KING-TV Ch.5, NBC in Seattle, WA, drew a lot of interest....
sunscreen

Residents Advised to Stay Cool, Hydrated and Informed during Hot Summer Months

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As Central Florida celebrates the first day of summer, Orange County Parks and Recreation and Orlando Health UF Health Cancer Center with Seminole County...

Knowing the Difference Between an Ophthalmologist and an Optometrist Can Save Your Vision   

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Curtis Bunn, Urban News Service | Tears flow from the nearly sightless eyes of Marilyn Rumph. At 49, this hardworking African-American woman is losing her...
dry drowning not real

Parents Should Not Worry About Asymptomatic “Dry Drowning”

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WASHINGTON — Recent reports of children dying from what’s referred to incorrectly “dry drowning” should not cause parents unnecessary worry, according to the nation’s...

Bad Lettuce: Romaine infected with E.coli

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The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is asking consumers to throw away any romaine lettuce they may have at home and to not buy...
cancer screening

New ACR/SBI Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines Call for Significant Changes to Screening Process

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Reston, VA (April 4, 2018) -- New American College of Radiology (ACR) and Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) breast cancer screening guidelines are the first...
opioid roundtable

OPIOIDS AND ADDICTION: A Governors Roundtable on State Approaches to Treatment

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Presented jointly with Reuters The Andelot Series on Current Science Controversies Thursday, April 12, 2018 Noon-1pm ET Watch the live webcast at ForumHSPH.org. Registration to watch the event online is...

Scantlebury, McKibben Focusing Attention on Kidney Disease

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This lingering health crisis, its urgency, and the need to c versus years of dialysis are the focal points of a new 60-second video public...

Groups Team Up to Make National Bone Marrow Registry as Racially Diverse as Possible

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NEW YORK, March 27, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to the American Cancer Society, in 2018, there will be an estimated 1,735,350 new cancer cases...