General Disease

May 28, 2019

Black Men and Diabetes

African Americans have a 50% chance of developing diabetes, but most black men pay little heed to the warnings — and pay the price. Fortunately, type […]
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, […]
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 […]