Month: February 2017

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Tanning devices cost the US $343.1 million a year in medical costs because of the skin cancers their use is associated with, according to a new study. In a new study, researchers established how prevalent indoor tanning-related skin cancers are in the US, and calculated the costs of these diseases.

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To recover from perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, women of color must be seen and heard without the roadblocks of judgment and bias. But too often, racial differences between clients and providers make an already difficult process even more difficult. There is a massive shortage of mental health providers who are specialists in maternal mental health,…

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Scientists have discovered that a common type of cell within the human reproductive and intestinal tracts assists HIV in infecting immune cells. Understanding how these cells aid HIV could lead to new methods that prevent HIV transmission.

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Today’s Warrior Mom guest post comes from Nicole Grodan, who speaks out about the stigmatization of therapy and medication in some church communities. Regardless of your spiritual beliefs, it is not a sign of weakness to seek medical help for perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. In fact, it is a step of courage.   By Nicole Grodan…