www.tahlequahdailypress.com By Grant D. Crawford gcrawford@tahlequahdailypress.com     The opioid crisis in the U.S. isn't confined to one demographic of the population, as the misuse of prescription medication has impacted Americans across all walks of life. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse,...
www.transforminghealth.org By Brett Sholtis     After a bloody weekend during which mass shooters in Ohio and Texas killed 31 people with high-capacity rifles, President Donald Trump voiced a familiar sentiment while listing plans to prevent such shootings. "... we must reform our mental...
www.blackdoctor.org   © Masterfile Royalty-Free   Most might not know this, but sitting all day has a negative impact on your overall health and wellness. A mostly sedentary lifestyle has been associated with higher mortality and disease rates. However, according to a recent lifestyle study,...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire       Morton Comprehensive Health Services is celebrating National Health Center Week, Aug. 4-10, by sponsoring a series of events during the week. National Health Center provides health centers nationwide an opportunity to promote a long record of success...
www.blackdoctor.org     You’ve probably seen Canadian model Winnie Harlow, born Chantelle Brown-Young, and didn’t even know it.  If you’ve seen any magazine ad or commercial with any model with vitiligo in it, it was probably her.  She is literally everywhere after...
www.blackdoctor.org     During the summer, it’s natural for kids and adults alike to want to go swimming, but who would have thought that this summer 2019 could be the most dangerous time for swimming. Local and private pools Outbreaks of diarrhea-causing cryptosporidium...
www.blackdoctor.org     Sleeping is one of my favorite activities and not just because of its rejuvenating qualities or its ability to give me a break from reality. Laying it down at night also gives me the opportunity to feel cool sheets...
www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov       African Americans are almost twice as likely to be diagnosed with diabetes as non-Hispanic whites. In addition, they are more likely to suffer complications from diabetes, such as end-stage renal disease and lower extremity amputations. Although African Americans have...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire       Come absorb the concepts behind the thousands of progress pictures, before and after pictures, total transformations, health and wellness testimonies and personal success stories. All who attend this FREE event will also receive a FREE Better assessment,...
www.blackamericaweb.com By Lindsey Tanner       Dozing off to late-night TV or sleeping with other lights on may mix up your metabolism and lead to weight gain and even obesity, provocative but preliminary U.S. research suggests. The National Institutes of Health study published Monday...