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...
https://psychologybenefits.org/2018/06/29/depression-in-black-boys-begins-earlier-than-you-think/?fbclid=IwAR12mgDhVItahdhcAmW1bz_Z_h6B1phpMbXb0kCnffmiFg-BSt5k0HGWVgc   By Aaron Hunt, MS (Graduate Intern, APA Health Disparities Office) and David J. Robles, BA (Graduate Intern, SAMHSA Office of Behavioral Health Equity)     From 2001 to 2015, the suicide risk for Black boys between the ages of 5 and 11 was two to...
www.msn.com By  John Bowden   In a video message alongside Walmart CEO Doug McMillon, James announced he would be the lead spokesman for Walmart's Fight Hunger Spark Change campaign, which uses the proceeds from select Walmart products to raise money for the...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Nominations now open for the 2019 Champions of Health awards   Since 2004, the Champions of Health awards program has honored those working to positively change the health status of Oklahomans through unique and innovative programs. Nominations are...
www.blackdoctor.org     For the past nearly 21 years, Will & Jada Smith have built a reputation as being one of Hollywood’s most unshakable couples. The two met in 1994 on the set of Smith’s television series, “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,”...
By Eagle Newswire     It’s 420 time! Residents of Tulsa north will get a new licensed medical marijuana dispensary just less than 3 miles from downtown on the symbolic day of April 20. Good Greens Dispensary will have its grand opening starting at 8 a.m.  The state approved...