www.blackdoctor.org     It’s safe to say that technology has a grip on the youth like never before. From iPads to cell phones, it is safe to say our children are growing up in a world vastly different than we did. With...
www.usnews.com By Joseph P. Williams, Staff Writer   Racial disparities in health and health care providers persist in the US, and may go hand in hand.   IN HIS BRACING 2015 memoir, "Black Man in a White Coat," Damon Tweedy examined race, health and the medical profession from his perspective as an...
www.npr.com By Rob Stein     It's a Sunday morning at the Abyssinian Baptist Church, a famous African-American church in the Harlem area of New York City. The organist plays as hundreds of worshippers stream into the pews. The Rev. Calvin O. Butts III steps to...
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.blackdoctor.org     The effects of consuming marijuana by smoking can yield unwanted effects for some people. The “stoned”, hazy, or cloudy feeling that some get isn’t a must for everybody. The active agent inside of marijuana THC or tetrahydrocannabinol produces this...
www.endocrineweb.com By Lisa M. Leontis RN, ANP-C   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03Ar9vo6VbM   When you have type 2 diabetes, physical activity is an important component of your treatment plan.  It’s also important to have a healthy meal plan and maintain your blood glucose level through medications or insulin, if necessary. If you stay fit...
www.time.com By MANDY OAKLANDER and HEATHER JONES For more, visit TIME Health. You probably have a vague sense that exercise is good for you—and you’ve probably heard that it’s “healthy for the heart.” But if you’re like most people, that’s not enough motivation to get you...
www.purewow.com By SARAH STIEFVATER    Er, almost every day   Sometimes it’s difficult to get to the gym--like, two days in a row, let alone seven. But there arewomen who work out every single day and still seem pretty jazzed about it. So we had to wonder:...
www.thefatherly.com By Joshua A. Krisch   Grief is both real and measurable. Scientists now know that the death or your father or mother will forever alter your brain chemistry and may also have physical effects.   Losing a parent is the closest thing humanity has...
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,...