health

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 […]
May 14, 2019

High Blood Pressure

For African-Americans, high blood pressure often develops early in life The prevalence of high blood pressure (HBP or hypertension) in African-Americans in the United States is […]
May 7, 2019

The Relation Between Allergies and Asthma

Do Allergies Cause Asthma? Allergies don’t cause asthma. But kids who have allergies, or a family history of allergies, are more likely to get asthma than […]
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 […]