HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (HVAD) is observed annually on May 18th. This observance provides an opportunity to recognize and thank the many people who are working together to find a safe and effective preventive HIV vaccine.
The HPV vaccine that helps prevent cervical cancer in women also might lower the risk in young men of oral infections that can cause mouth and throat cancers, a new study finds.
Over just five years, the number of new hepatitis C virus infections reported to CDC has nearly tripled, reaching a 15-year high.
May 17 is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia, to draw attention to violence and discrimination experienced by LGBTI people internationally. This year's IDAHOT focuses on "Families."
Applications Now Being Accepted for Fall 2017 WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium at Mayo Clinic
WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease has announced that applications are now being accepted for the Fall 2017 WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium.
May is National Pet Month, and whether it runs, tweets or hops, there's a lot you can do to prepare your home and family for the new addition!
On National Stroke Awareness Month, don't blame the brain for an ischemich stroke. A clogged artery in the neck is the likely culprit. Here's why.
The heroin epidemic is driving up hepatitis C infections, with the biggest increase in people in their 20s, U.S. health officials said Thursday.
A new video series, "BreakthroughU," is tackling complicated social issues, like gender-based violence, intersectionality* and culture change -- all using puppets.
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On Saturday, May 13, treat your mom like a queen when Operation Warm Wishes presents: It's A Fabulous Day! Golfing With Mom! Mothers Day Golfing Day for Homeless and Struggling Mothers!