November 27, 2018

In 2017, about 53,670 Americans will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Pancreatic cancer is slightly more common in men than in women, usually occurring after age 45.

Pancreatic cancer’s tendency to spread silently before diagnosis makes it one of the most...

November 19, 2018

Influenza is a viral infection that attacks your respiratory system — your nose, throat and lungs. Influenza is commonly called the flu, but it's not the same as stomach "flu" viruses that cause diarrhea and vomiting.

For most people, influenza resolves on its own. But...

November 15, 2018

Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer's or other dementia. Alzheimer's is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. There are 10 warning signs and symptoms. If you notice any of them, don't ignore...

October 25, 2018

There are four main factors that affect the quality of your sleep:

-Health

-Environment

-Attitude

-Lifestyle

Health

As anyone who has tried to get to sleep with a blocked nose or headache knows, physical health problems can stop you from getting a good night’s sleep.

Environm...

October 18, 2018

October is Depression Awareness month. Follow these tips to stay at your peak!

Follow these tips to stay at your peak!

1. Feeling down?

Visit www.mentalhealthscreening.org.

2. Help yourself

If you have suicidal thoughts, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline im...

October 11, 2018

View activities for today's awareness by using #MentalHealthAwarenessDay.

October 11, 2018

In 2011, as the result of youth advocacy around the world, the United Nations declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child. Its mission is to help galvanize worldwide enthusiasm for goals to better girls’ lives, providing an opportunity for them to sh...

This qualitative study of adolescent males in Mamelodi, South Africa explores concepts surrounding gender relations that influence and perpetuate rape culture and the impact of male centered rape prevention groups on these beliefs. During this study, participants took...