Health Care

Source: CMS Over 600,000 people signed up for a plan through Obamacare’s federal exchange in its first four days of open enrollment, significantly outpacing last year’s sign-ups, according to official figures released Thursday. The Centers on Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) said that 464,140 customers renewed their coverage while another 137,322 customers were new enrollees, […]

Plus, "Get Out" actor responds to Samuel L. Jackson's claims that British actors cannot understand the African-American experience and the GOP healthcare bill could force women to pay to give birth.

Twitter lights up with opposition to the Republicans' proposed replacement to Obamacare.

During a campaign rally in Ohio, when asked how he felt about being labeled a sexist and racist, Donald Trump cut the interview short. He did the same thing the day before.

Despite the Obama administration’s mission to alleviate the health insurance market through the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare,” healthcare rates may rise up to nearly 35 percent in some parts of the U.S. for 2017.

Paulette Leaphart his finally arrived in Washington D.C. after setting out on a mission to walk from Biloxi, Mississipi, to the Nation’s Capitol to talk about health care reform and raise breast cancer awareness. The breast cancer survivor set foor in D.C. on June 27, just under two months from the day she left home […]

Heart failure affects six million Americans and actress, artist, producer Queen Latifah has partnered with the American Heart Association to make sure a lot more of us are informed about issues related to the heart. It was 10 years ago that her mother, Rita Owens was diagnosed with congestive heart failure. Please watch Latifah and […]

A Wisconsin boy died after taking oxycodone following a tonsillectomy. Hospital officials say it's rare for patients to die following the routine operation.

Blacks living with HIV/AIDS are less likely to be linked to prolonged medical care and treatment.

Black patients believe that white doctors don’t care about their personal lives.

I have two best friends – Kelli and Jeremy. Now Kelli and I do girly things like spa retreats and shopping. We also have many heart-to-heart conversations and address concerns that most women have. Now Jeremy and I have some deep conversations and have such love and respect for one another as well. Recently Jeremy […]

A new study reveals Black children are getting far less medication than White children upon admission into hospitals.