April 23, 2019

Self Care – It’s Just That Simple

Taking Care Of Yourself To be able to care for the people you love, you must first take care of yourself. It’s like the advice we’re […]
April 16, 2019

Communicating with Your Primary Care Physician

Your grandmother probably remembers how the doctor used to make house calls, or how she could go into the office and talk to him (and in […]
April 9, 2019

Follow Your Gut: The Importance of Gut Health

Why is gut health so important? And what are the best foods for gut health? Get answers so you can heal your gut, stay regular, and […]
April 2, 2019

Health Disparities and Stress

Stress is the physiological demand placed on the body when one must adapt, cope or adjust (Nevid & Rathus, 2003). It can be healthful and essential […]
March 26, 2019

New Blood Test is Better Predictor of Prostate Cancer Risk

A new test can measure specific proteins in the bloodstream to determine whether they’re cancer-related. Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer in men, […]
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 […]
 
 

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