Tag Archives: health disparities
Early detection and diet management are key
Award-winning gospel artist Yolanda Adams has taken up a healthy cause—preventing and managing hypertension.
By Black Enterprise
A simple test could save the lives of you and those you love
HIV and AIDS have hit African Americans the hardest. Each year, on June 27, the…
By Deborah Creighton Skinner
One of life's greatest tragedies is a talented person cut down in their prime by preventable health problems
One of life’s greatest tragedies is witnessing a talented professional or entrepreneur about to reach…
By Earl "Butch" Graves Jr.
National Marrow Donor Program and Shaquille ONeal team up for bone marrow awareness
O’Neal is leading the National Marrow Donor Program’s newest campaign, Do Something Big, which encourages…
By LaToya M. Smith
What will it take to get African Americans to stand up and fight this costly epidemic?
Obesity is an epidemic that is killing Americans and costing the health care system $80…