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Control Your Cholesterol: Protect Yourself from Heart Attack and Stroke

February 2019 Print this issue Protect Yourself from Heart Attack and Stroke Have you had your cholesterol checked? Most adults should have a cholesterol test every 4 to 6 years. That’s because nearly 78 million American adults have high levels of the type of cholesterol that’s linked to heart disease and stroke. Cholesterol is a… Read More »

Attack on “Empire” Star Jussie Smollett Resonates With HIV Community

Early last week, Jussie Smollett, the openly gay Black star of the Fox TV show Empire, was physically attacked while leaving a Chicago restaurant. The assailants reportedly put a rope around his neck, shouted slurs and threw a chemical substance at him, the Associated Press reports. No arrests have been made, though surveillance video has… Read More »

Attack on BJC Health’s patient payment portal affects 5,850

Malicious software that compromised the online payment portal of BJC Healthcare in St. Louis has the organization notifying 5,850 affected individuals. Credit card information entered into the payment portal potentially could have been exposed. BJC learned of the breach on November 19. An internal investigation found that the malware permitted electronic collection of patient information… Read More »