cervical cancer

Cancer vaccine may miss mark for some black women, study finds

HPV Vaccine May Not be as Effective for Black Women

A Black female’s genetic make-up may reduce the effectiveness of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine…

A doctor gives a 13-year-old girl an HPV vaccination

Should You Get the HPV Vaccine?

The human papillomavirus has the dubious distinction of being the sexually transmitted disease you are…

A BIG WIN:Understanding the Obamacare Women’s Healthcare Provisions

August 1st was a big day in the history of women’s healthcare.  That’s the day…

Yvette Wilson

“Moesha” TV Star Yvette Wilson Dies at 48

Yvette Wilson, the actress who played Andell Wilkerson on "Moesha" and "The Parkers," lost her battle…

Dr. Dave’s Annual Exam Guide

Your health is not just your doctor’s business, it’s yours—because you are your own best…

Recent Study Shows Cervical Cancer Is Harder to Clear in Black Women

We’re no more than two days into National Minority Health Month and already a grim…