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Johns Hopkins University Will Honor Henrietta Lacks, The Black Woman Whose Cells Helped Create Life-Saving Vaccines
Johns Hopkins University will pay tribute to Henrietta Lacks, the black woman whose cells have helped create life-saving vaccines and treatments, by naming a new research building after her.
Tina Turner has revealed that she underwent a kidney transplant with an organ given to her by her husband.
Arizona-based meat producer JBS Tolleson, Inc. is recalling 6,500,966 pounds of “various raw, non-intact beef products” due to an outbreak of salmonella.
Tennis great Serena Williams goes topless and sings I Touch Myself in a video to promote breast cancer awareness month.
As Colon Cancer Awareness Month approaches (March), researchers are recommending that African-Americans get screened for colon cancer at age 45 instead of 50.
The new mom took to Instagram to share that she is seriously considering getting a “titty renovation,” or otherwise known as a mommy makeover after giving birth.
A jury in Clayton County, Georgia awarded a family $31 million after a botched circumcision of an 18-day old boy.
An Alabama farm has recalled its eggs after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention linked them to a multi-state salmonella outbreak.
The 21-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star took to Snapchat to show off her body just six months after welcoming her daughter, Stormi.
Some immigrants have avoided purchasing infant formula and food through a federal nutrition program out of concern the Trump administration may block them from obtaining legal status.