As overdose rates rise across America, Philadelphia is moving to open a supervised injection site that will create meaningful change for the communities most affected by this public health epidemic.
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The Trump administration announced Wednesday that the Food and Drug Administration is developing a plan to clear the market of flavored e-cigarettes; a federal policy that is long overdue in working to protect minors from negative health effects.
According to the National Institute of Mental Health, or NIMH, one in five American adults live with a mental illness.
With the arrival of November, the stress of midterms is just dying down as finals week and term assignment deadlines already start lurking around the corner. It is hard enough for college students not to get caught up in the challenge of balancing several responsibilities at once, and even harder to ask for professional help […]
The University of La Verne administration is considering plans to convert Davenport Dining Hall into a new health and wellness center.
The mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival in Las Vegas, which killed 58 people and injured 489, has once again sparked heated debate on gun control laws. In response, right wing figures have told people to not “politicize tragedy.”
It is common for students at the University of La Verne to be tested positive for a sexually transmitted disease according to Cynthia Denne, director of student health services.
In 2016, sex is everywhere. It is in hamburger commercials, hip hop music videos, and on social media.
While it may not have the same coverage that the Ebola virus had last year, Zika has the potential to become exponentially more serious than it is now.
The dietary supplement industry is booming with reported sales reaching $13 billion in 2013, but there is a common public misperception on how these supplements really affect human bodies.