By Eagle Newswire     The Tulsa Health Department will honor James O. Goodwin’s remarkable 50 years of service to the Tulsa City-County Board of Health at a special reception on Friday, June 15 at Gilcrease Museum. Goodwin was initially appointed to the...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Lilly Workneh “Being a woman of color, we need to understand that we’re dope,” said a creator of the...
www.blackdoctor.org     Fibroids are benign muscular tumors that grow in the wall of the uterus. They can be as small as seeds or as big as grapefruits causing a person to look six to seven months pregnant. They can grow as a...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net.     Oklahomans have voted and passed House Bill 788 which legalizes medical marijuana use in the state. Many recreational marijuana partakers are enthusiastic also, this may be the beginning of total legalization throughout the...
www.blackdoctor.org   Packed with nutrients including vitamins C and B, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium and fiber, it’s no surprise that drinking lemon water would offer a host of benefits. Of course, the fact that stars like Beyoncé have sung its praises...
By Eagle Newswire     Meashalik Knox and Melissa Williams are making history as owners of the first Sultana Steam Peristeam Hydrotherapy franchise location in the country. Sultana Steam’s company headquarters located in Texas was founded by Oral Roberts University (O.R.U) alumni,...
www.news9.com BY CALEIGH BOURGEOIS   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s21D35TsQi4   Just as Oklahomans are getting used to medical marijuana passing, recreational marijuana is becoming a strong possibility. Green the Vote, the group behind a petition for recreational pot, says they're halfway to getting it on the November ballot. “We're about...
www.oklahomawatch.org Dr. Nicole Washington, director of psychiatry at the Family and Children’s Services’ crisis center in Tulsa, discusses the types of low-income clients she sees, the persistent problem of stigma, and why mental illness in poor neighborhoods should matter to...
www.creditcards.com By Melissa Brock     Every October, the world busts out the hot pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual international health campaign organized by major breast cancer charities in the United States with a mission of raising funds...
www.healthcentral.com By Lisa Nelson, RD, LN / @lisanelsonrd      Having a family history of heart attack or stroke may increase your risk for the same health problems. Try to find out about your family history so you can take steps to avoid both heart disease...