March 19, 2019

A Basis for Health

You may think of stretching as something performed only by runners or gymnasts. But we all need to stretch in order to protect our mobility and […]
March 12, 2019

Don’t Ignore Your Allergies

With allergic rhinitis, the pollen in the air made for a less-than-pleasant season paired with not only beautiful, blossoming flowers, but also sneezing, headaches, and coughing. […]
February 25, 2019

Academic Programs Aim to Close Diversity Gap in Medicine

Blacks and Latinos make up more than 30 percent of the U.S. population, but only 10.3 percent of medical school graduates, a number that hasn’t changed […]
February 12, 2019

Taking Your Health Into Your Own Hands: Health Tips for African-Americans

You don’t have to give up all of your favorite foods or start training for a big race to improve your health. Over time, small changes […]
January 15, 2019

Having a Black Doctor Led Black Men to Receive More Effective Care

In the U.S., racial and ethnic minorities have higher rates of chronic disease, obesity, and premature death than white people. Black patients in particular have among […]
December 24, 2018

Asthmatic? Prepare for Winter the Right Way

If there was a way to magically skip winter altogether, with all of its snow and cold air, there’s no doubt asthma sufferers would be the […]
December 13, 2018

Mental Health: Is it Taboo in the African American Community?

African American communities across the United States are more culturally diverse now than in any other time in history, with increasing numbers of immigrants from African […]
December 6, 2018

How to Select Your Doctor

The health care system is getting increasingly more impersonal so you will have to take charge of your own health structure. Here are some inside tips […]
December 5, 2018

Health Tips to Help Prevent Breast Cancer

Breast cancer. Just reading those words can make many women worry. And that’s natural. Nearly everyone knows someone touched by the disease. But there is a […]
November 21, 2018

Flu Myths Debunked

If you’ve ever had the flu, you know how sick you can be. Chances are good that some of the advice friends and family gave you […]
 
 

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