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Publix Markets Will Cover HIV Prevention Drug

by Terry Spencer | February 12, 2018
The Southeast’s largest supermarket chain announced Tuesday that it is changing its employee [...] Read more
Flint Water Crisis Caused Legionnaires’ Outbreak

Flint Water Crisis Caused Legionnaires’ Outbreak

by The Week | February 07, 2018
The city of Flint, Michigan, is still dealing with the fallout of its contaminated water crisis [...] Read more
Noise Pollution Increases Heart Risks, Study Finds

Noise Pollution Increases Heart Risks, Study Finds

by Joe Dziemianowicz | February 07, 2018
Everyday noise pollution isn’t just hard on your ears. It’s bad for your heart, says a new [...] Read more
NIH: High-Salt Diet Affects Brain

NIH: High-Salt Diet Affects Brain

by NIH | February 07, 2018
Diets that are high in salt (sodium chloride) have long been associated with high blood pressur [...] Read more

Study Finds Biggest Black Lung Cluster Ever

by Howard Berkes and Adelina Lancianese | February 07, 2018
Epidemiologists at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health say they’ve [...] Read more
P.R. Med Center, Patients Say U.S. Underfunds Programs

P.R. Med Center, Patients Say U.S. Underfunds Programs

by MONICA PAIS | February 05, 2018
MIAMI (CN) – A medical center in Puerto Rico and two of its patients claim in court that the [...] Read more

Study: Omega 3 No Help for Heart Disease

by NICHOLAS BAKALAR | February 05, 2018
Supplements containing omega-3 fatty acids, the oils abundant in fatty fish, are ineffective fo [...] Read more

#BellLetsTalk: Mental Health and Black People

by FARIDA DAWKINS | February 05, 2018
The hashtag movement #BellLetsTalk emerged in 2010 as a segue to open up the conversation surro [...] Read more