As part of a $12 million grant, the National Institutes of Health will study genetic and biological factors contributing to breast cancer in black women.
County sheriffs have little training to deal with inmates with serious mental illness, according to a national survey.
Hospitalizations related to opioid abuse and dependence have increased by 67% from 2002 to 2012, according to a recent study.
A growing body of evidence that suggests muscle cells secrete proteins into the blood during exercise, which can have a regenerative effect on the brain.
Written in remembrance of the eight South Chicago Community Hospital nurses on the 50th anniversary of their deaths on July 14, 1966.