Chemical Hair Straighteners Linked to Higher Risk of Uterine Cancer for Black Women, Study Shows
‘If you care about Black women’s health, you have to care about our hair,’ said professor Wendy Greene, a leading voice in the movement against Black hair discrimination
NIH to Fund Unproven ALS Drugs Under Patient-Backed Law
The U.S. government will soon spend $25 million to help patients access experimental drugs for the incurable illness known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Dr. Anthony Fauci, Nation's Top Infectious Disease Expert, to Step Down in December
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert who became a household name — and the subject of partisan attacks — during the COVID-19 pandemic, announced Monday he will depart the federal government in December after more than five decades of service.
‘Mix and Match' COVID Vaccine Boosters Are Effective, NIH Study Finds
A highly anticipated study on “mixing and matching” COVID-19 vaccines found the approach to be safe and effective, though the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines were found to spark a stronger immune system response than Johnson & Johnson.