Tag Archives: National Institute of Health

The Green Goldmine of the Legal Marijuana Industry

Government Wants To Buy 12 Acres Of Weed From Pot Farmers

The purpose is for research, marijuana still illegal federally

The government wants to buy 12 acres of marijuana for research according to a listing…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Howard University Hospital Receives $11 Million Grant for Sickle Cell Research

Funds to help develop new Center for Hemoglobin Research in Minorities

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded Howard University Hospital Center for Sickle Cell…

By Courtney Connley

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The Costs of Cancer: Part Two

Awareness and prevention key to addressing costly epidemic

There are several theories that explain why blacks have higher mortality rates from cancer. They…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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