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Heroin Epidemic Pushing Up Hepatitis C Infections in US

Heroin Epidemic Pushing Up Hepatitis C Infections in US

By Mike Stobbe |
The heroin epidemic is driving up hepatitis C infections, with the biggest increase in people in their 20s, U.S. health officials said Thursday.

Half of Cancer Patients Make Poor Decisions About Breast Reconstruction 

Half of Cancer Patients Make Poor Decisions About Breast Reconstruction 

May 26
A new study finds that an surprising number of women aren't making decisions around breast cancer that balance medical knowledge with personal outcomes preferences.

For Mental Health Month, 'Risky Business' Theme Highlights Unhealthy Habits

For Mental Health Month, 'Risky Business' Theme Highlights Unhealthy Habits

May 26
May is Mental Health Month and this year's theme, "Risky Business," is a call to educate ourselves and others about habits and behaviors that increase the risk of developing or exacerbating mental illnesses.

Black AIDS Institute Launches '30 Days of HIV' Campaign

Black AIDS Institute Launches '30 Days of HIV' Campaign

May 26
Black AIDS Institute has announced "30 Days Of HIV," a national, digital, community campaign to raise awareness, educate and mobilize around the ongoing HIV/AIDS crisis in Black communities across America.

Better Quality Relationships Associated With Reduced Dementia Risk

Better Quality Relationships Associated With Reduced Dementia Risk

May 25
Positive social support from adult children is associated with reduced risk of developing dementia, according to a new study.

Trumpcare Bill: 23 Million More Uninsured; Sick Risk Higher Costs

Trumpcare Bill: 23 Million More Uninsured; Sick Risk Higher Costs

By Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | May 25
Congress' official budget analyst is projecting that the House Republican health care bill would produce 23 million more uninsured people and costly, perhaps unaffordable coverage for the seriously ill.

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Fears Mount as Two More MSM on PrEP Test Positive for HIV

Fears Mount as Two More MSM on PrEP Test Positive for HIV

May 23
As three more cases of seroconversion of those on PrEP have come to light, the community is concerned that a drug-resistant strain of HIV is preventing Truvada from doing its job.


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Heroin Epidemic Pushing Up Hepatitis C Infections in US

Heroin Epidemic Pushing Up Hepatitis C Infections in US

The heroin epidemic is driving up hepatitis C infections, with the biggest increase in people in their 20s, U.S. health officials said Thursday.

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The Naked Truth with Bravo's Craig Ramsay

The Naked Truth with Bravo's Craig Ramsay

Craig Ramsay, one of reality TV's hottest muscle bears, already had a successful career as a Broadway dancer and celebrity trainer before Bravo TV came calling.