Health

Nothing says "healthy snack" quite like nuts. However, a recent study determines what may very well be the "healthiest" nut. 

The Department of Health and Human Services briefed on Thursday (Aug. 4) that Monkeypox is now a national public health emergency.

The Durham County Department of Public Health (DCoDPH) will modify its COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic hours beginning August 2, 2021. This change will affect only the vaccination services at the DCoDPH vaccination clinic, located within the Health and Human Services Building at 414 E. Main St., Durham, NC 27701. The new clinic hours will be as […]

Monday, Sinbad‘s family reported to the Associated Press, that the legendary stand-up comedian and actor is recovering from a stroke. “It is out of sincere love that we share Sinbad, our beloved husband, and father, is recovering from a recent stroke,” his family said in a statement. Sinbad is known best for his comedic timing […]

State health officials are warning residents about a confirmed case of measles in the Triangle. Officials say the patient had just returned from an international trip and people may have been exposed in Raleigh and Durham at the following locations: *WakeMed Physician Practices in the WakeMed Garner Healthplex on June 8 from 11 a.m. through […]

The health benefits of apples include fighting dental problems, diabetes, heart disease, at least 8 types of cancer, and some say maybe even Alzheimer's.

Interested in shedding those unwanted pounds? No need to starve yourself or do something drastic.

There are several things you can do to try to achieve a flatter stomach and believe it or not, it doesn't just involve exercising.

There are 5 vitamins essential for beautiful skin. 

Though I’m only in my twenties, I’ve survived circumstances that would devastate most. At the tender age of nine, I was diagnosed with a rare heart condition. Less than two years later, I became the recipient of a heart and kidney transplant–all before my twelfth birthday. You would think that this medical saga would end […]

Girls need it. Boys need it. Whites, Blacks and Mexicans need it. Even thugs and Republicans need it. No matter who you are, we all need a good night’s sleep. But most of us don’t get it. Whether its hard to go to sleep, or you wake up a million times, or you get up […]

In 2017 we all want health, wealth, and loads of luck, and many of the world’s New Year’s traditions revolve around eating certain foods symbolizing hopes and wishes for the future. Listed below are foods that symbolize wealth, prosperity, forward motion and long life. 1. Collard Greens, Black-Eyed Peas and Cornbread Luck factor: Eating black-eyed […]