www.realbuzz.com   Christmas is notoriously a time to indulge, but don’t let this be the green light to overindulge! You can still enjoy all the festivities of the season and get through the Christmas period without too much impact on your...
  www.webmd.com Heart disease has haunted generations of Robin Drummond's family. "I have a family history of heart disease on both sides," says the 55-year-old African-American and resident of Hammond, La. "I've had uncles, aunts, and grandparents who've died from heart...
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.usatoday.com By Josh Hafner   A decade into the iPhone age, such devices feel like extensions of our bodies. Screens stay so attached to us — whether in hand, in pocket, or strapped to the arm on a morning jog — that concerns of addiction...
Oklahoma Eagle Newswire Mayor G.T. Bynum has committed to designate Tulsa as a Dementia Friendly community, becoming the first Dementia Friendly city in Oklahoma. To begin this process, Mayor Bynum will convene the Dementia Friendly Tulsa Symposium on April 5,...
www.blackdoctor.org     There are times in life when you feel like a hamster running on a wheel. You exert a lot of energy running, yet you find yourself in the same place. The idea of taking on another day is daunting...
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...
www.cnn.com by Heather Long   @byHeatherLong   Krista Shockey voted for President Trump in November. Now she's one of the people who might get hurt under his plan to cut safety net programs for the poor and disabled.   Shockey is on Supplemental Security...
www.health.com By Alison Prato https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KpJUNDQTaE0   "When we have parties, this is one area everyone ends up," says Gabrielle Union, showing me around the "sports bar" in the home she shares with her husband, NBA star Dwyane Wade. "We just sit in here and tell stories." A few minutes earlier, she had...
www.blackdoctor.org     Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act (ACA), or Obama Care as many of us have come to know it, is upon us. However, for the first time since its inception it has a different spin. This is the...