Black mothers in the U.S. die at three to four times the rate of White mothers, one of the widest of all racial disparities in women’s health, according to the CDC.
Although forced sex by a boss and by an intimate partner considerably differ, they both disempower women and make women sick.
Seniors with a sense of purpose in life are less likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease and other conditions, and more likely to live longer than people without this kind of underlying motivation, according to studies.
If your morning cup of coffee is chased with a second serving and coworkers nudge you awake in long meetings, then you're probably tired, cranky and need to read this article.
In our culture, normal human emotions like temporary sadness are often treated as disorders. Manipulative advertising, marketing and self-help industries claim happiness should be ours for the asking.
A seven month-old baby in Belgium died from malnutrition after his parents put him on an alternative gluten-free diet despite no actual medical diagnosis or recommendation.
For African-Americans, the isolation of living in a racially segregated neighborhood may lead to an important health issue: higher blood pressure.