From Rotten Teeth to Advanced Cancer, Patients Feel the Effects of Treatment Delays

Along with exacerbating existing health problems, the pandemic has caused a host of new medical issues in patients

Your Health

Nearly 60 Million Americans Don’t Drink Their Tap Water, Research Suggests – Here’s Why That’s a Public Health Problem

People who don't trust their tap water shift to more expensive and often less healthy options, like bottled water or sugary drinks

Your Wellness

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Suspension – What This Means for You

The pause is due to reports of blood clotting in six people (out of 6.8 million doses) who have received the vaccine.

Prevention & Screenings

Syphilis Cases in California Drive a Record-Setting Year for STDs Nationwide

Dating apps and drug use are contributing factors, and the epidemic is reaching babies, too

Sexual Health

The Gender Vaccine Gap: More Women Than Men Are Getting Covid Shots

Experts point to women's roles as caregivers and their greater likelihood to seek out preventive health care in general as contributing factors

Prevention & Screenings

The FDA Vaccine Approval Process

Watch this video to find out everything you need to know about how a vaccine is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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How Inequity Gets Built Into America’s Vaccination System

People eligible for the coronavirus vaccine are running up against barriers that are designed into the very systems meant to serve those most at risk of dying of the disease.

Prevention & Screenings

Comparing the 3 Covid-19 Vaccines

Learn how each of the vaccines work, what they have in common, and how they're different

Prevention & Screenings

What Is Endometriosis?

Watch this video to learn about the symptoms, risk factors and treatments for endometriosis

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When Can Kids Get the Covid-19 Vaccine? A Pediatrician Answers 5 Questions Parents Are Asking

Vaccine trials are just getting started for younger children. Here's what you need to know.

Prevention & Screenings

Clinically Speaking: Questions to Ask Your Healthcare Provider About Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease

What do you need to know about diabetes and heart disease? Dr. Nieca Goldberg suggests questions to ask if you have either or both conditions.

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People Gave Up on Flu Pandemic Measures a Century Ago When They Tired of Them – And Paid a Price

The way Americans emerged from the 1918 influenza pandemic could suggest what post-pandemic life will be like this time around.

Prevention & Screenings

Staying Active Throughout Adulthood Is Linked to Lower Healthcare Costs in Later Life – New Research

Not only does exercise keep us healthy, it can lower healthcare costs by 10% to 22%

Nutrition & Movement

The Pandemic and The Pulpit

Black faith leaders are working to raise awareness about Covid-19 infections and vaccines, one sermon at a time

Prevention & Screenings

Covid-19 Made Me a Widow at 38

When I lost my husband to Covid-19, my world collapsed. I'm honoring his memory by sharing his story and encouraging others to take this virus seriously.

Real Women, Real Stories