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Beckham, Lin And Manning Star In White House Anti-Dating Violence PSA

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

A host of athletes are joining forces with Vice President Joe Biden to raise awareness around dating violence, with the release of a new public servic...

Had I Followed the New PSA Recommendations I Might Be Dead

Jim Higley | Posted 08.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Jim Higley

At the time of my surgery, I had no symptoms and would have never suspected that I had a life-threatening, cancerous tumor taking up residency in my prostate and surrounding neighborhood.

WATCH: Andy Samberg's Cannibalism PSA

Posted 08.06.2012 | Comedy

His "Saturday Night Live" days may be behind him, but that didn't stop Andy Samberg from doing a PSA parody during his visit to "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" T...

The Prostate Screening Predicament: What's a Guy to Do?

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 07.29.2012 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

The USPSTF has moved on from ambivalence about prostate cancer screening with the PSA test, and inveighed decisively against it -- a recommendation that is apt to stoke the flames of competing passions, and generate a whole lot of heat but altogether too little light.

Let's Revolutionize Prostate Cancer

Philip Lee Miller | Posted 07.23.2012 | Healthy Living
Philip Lee Miller

The time for a new approach for men and prostate cancer screening has now come. But you must be persistent and seek a new course.

WATCH: Think A Trip To The Dentist Is Scary? You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet.

Posted 04.27.2012 | Parents

Think a trip to the dentist is scary in itself? Imagine if the dentist were distracted from his job by texts, photos or a favorite tune. (Oh, sorry, i...

Catherine Pearson

Why Are So Many Men Ignoring PSA Screening Guidelines? | Catherine Pearson | Posted 04.24.2012 | Healthy Living

Despite the fact that a major U.S. panel has recommended against prostate-specific antigen blood testing for prostate cancer in older men, a new study...

Creepy Or Cute?: Breastfeeding PSA Features Talking Baby With Grown-Up Mug

Posted 02.03.2012 | Black Voices

In a video spot reminiscent of the famous talking-baby E*TRADE ads, the Kentucky Mayor's Healthy Hometown initiative aims to raise awareness about the...

VIDEO: Students Respond To 'Sexting'

| Posted 12.07.2011 | Home

Is sexting really as common as it's made out to be? According to a recent study, only 1 percent of kids and teens between the ages 10 and 17 have shar...

Doctors: Black Men Should Keep Getting PSA Screenings

Posted 11.14.2011 | Black Voices

Despite concerns by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force that routine prostate cancer screening may do more harm than good, another group, The Nati...

David Lohr

WATCH: Jaycee Dugard's New Message | David Lohr | Posted 01.04.2012 | Crime

Jaycee Lee Dugard has released her first public service announcement for her organization, which helps support families that have been the victims of ...

Has Dating Advice Gotten Any Better? Or Are We Still Being Sold The Same Old Stories?

Posted 12.17.2011 | Women

“Women crave caveman tactics,” writes George W. Crane, PhD, MD, in his 1950s pamphlet "Sex Differences Between Men and Women & Nagging Wives." The...

Texas Students Tell You What NOT To Do On Halloween

| Posted 12.18.2011 | Home

Trick-or-treating can be a dangerous thing, as we learn in this hilarious halloween PSA from students at Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas. Al...

Action vs Inaction: Which Attitude Is Better For Doctors?

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 12.11.2011 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

The New York Times' piece makes clear that Dr. Brawley supports the recommendation of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force against PSA screening, as do I.

Prostate Cancer Screening: More Trouble Than It's Worth?

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 12.10.2011 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Please stop asking whether or not men have prostate cancer by using this test, in other words, because it is tantamount to asking for trouble.

Denzel Washington: We Are Failing Our Kids

Posted 11.22.2011 | Education

Academy Award-winning film director Ron Howard, basketball star LeBron James, musical artist Ashanti and Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington...

The Real Debbie Downer: An Interview With SNL's Rachel Dratch

Avital Andrews | Posted 10.26.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

Rachel Dratch, best known for her Debbie Downer character on Saturday Night Live, recently volunteered her comedic talents for a televised public-service announcement.

Colorado Sheriff: "There Is No Poop Fairy"

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.04.2011 | Denver

Kudos to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department in Colorado for an ad-campaign that's likely to ... um ... linger. On the heels of a growing numbe...

WATCH: Hipster 4th Of July PSA

Posted 08.30.2011 | Comedy

It's important to remember safety while celebrating this holiday weekend. While for most people that probably means applying lots of sun screen and ma...

WATCH: Ken Jeong's Disco CPR PSA

Posted 08.17.2011 | Comedy

We've all been there: You're having a game night with your buddies when suddenly someone collapses to the floor mid-charade. Okay, maybe we haven't al...

WATCH: Warning Issued For Military Oversharing Online

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 08.14.2011 | World

Social media is an undeniable comfort for those in the military and their families as communication from remote areas easier than ever before. But ...

Deterring College Students From Binge Drinking: Gain-Framing

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 08.10.2011 | College
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Originally published on, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By: Robyn Gee Positive reinforcement is o...

Natalie Portman, Zoe Saldana Launch Women Microfinancing PSAs

Posted 08.10.2011 | Impact

Actresses Natalie Portman and Zoe Saldana have partnered with FINCA International, a microfinancing charity, to promote its women's entrepreneurship c...

10 Funny Public Service Ads About Serious Issues (VIDEOS)

Posted 06.27.2011 | Comedy

Anyone who's ever had to raise a sensitive or difficult subject knows there's nothing like humor to break the ice. Armed with this approach, the non-p...

The Worst Bullying PSA Ever

Rosalind Wiseman | Posted 06.08.2011 | Education
Rosalind Wiseman

A cyber-bullying PSA presented by the American Bar Association manages to not only be laughably stereotypical, but send the message that suicide is the best revenge against bullies.