Tag Archives: Health

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 Reveals Her Husband Gave Her His Kidney for a Transplant

Tina Turner has revealed that she underwent a kidney transplant with an organ given to her by her husband.

6.5 Million Pounds Of JBS Tolleson Beef Recalled Due To Salmonella Outbreak

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.

WATCH – Serena Williams Goes Topless And Sings For Breast Cancer Video

Tennis great Serena Williams goes topless and sings I Touch Myself in a video to promote breast cancer awareness month.

If You’re 45+, You Should Get Screened for Colon Cancer Now

As Colon Cancer Awareness Month approaches (March), researchers are recommending that African-Americans get screened for colon cancer at age 45 instead of 50.

Cardi B Wants A “Titty Renovation” Because Now She Has To Tape Her Breasts Up

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.

Family Awarded $31 Million After Doctors Fumble Boy’s Circumcision

A jury in Clayton County, Georgia awarded a family $31 million after a botched circumcision of an 18-day old boy.

Eggs Sold In Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee Recalled Over Salmonella Concerns

An Alabama farm has recalled its eggs after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention linked them to a multi-state salmonella outbreak.

Kylie Jenner Declares Her Abs Are ‘Making a Comeback’ As She Poses In A Sports Bra

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.

Immigrants Turning Down Infant Formula, Food Aid Out Of Fear Of Trump Policies: Report

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.