Health

September 25, 2018

Prostate Cancer: The Second Leading Cause of Death in African American Men

African American men are at an increased risk for developing prostate cancer over white men and other men of color. One in six African American men […]
September 25, 2018

Put Down The Fried Foods – How Cholesterol is Affecting the African American Community

Why do African-Americans have increased cholesterol levels? There is a well-established difference in cholesterol levels between Americans of European and African descent. In particular African Americans […]
June 14, 2018
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Hard to close the racial health gap

Why is it so hard to close the racial health gap in the US? The racial health gap in the United States is well-documented. The gap […]
June 14, 2018
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Shorter Hep C treatment for Blacks

Hepatitis C treatment in black patients: Longer isn’t better A shorter course of treatment for hepatitis C works just as well as a longer one for […]