Tuesday, December 7, 2021
www.mdedge.com     Both biologic and socioeconomic factors may be to blame. Better screening may help to close the gap. Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine.  INA WU, MD Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic CHARLES S. MODLIN, MD, MBA Executive Director, Minority Health; Director, Minority Men’s...
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.huffingtonpost.com By: David Beasley Health gaps mean African Americans are still more likely to die at a younger age.   African-Americans are generally living longer than in 2000, but health disparities mean they are still more likely to die at a younger age on...
www.heartandsoul.com   According to Dr. Sanam Hafeez Psy. D, Colombia University Professor and Founder of Comprehensive Consultation Psychological Services in New York City; stress is written all over our face and can result in looking years older when stressed for prolonged...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire www.justthebeginningok.org     Just the Beginning Inc. (JTB) is a Christ-centered organization that empowers justice-involved females to reach self-sufficiency, esteem and wholeness.  JTB’s vision is to be among the leading organizations purposefully offering a relevant and effective method of...
www.statnews.com By DAVID R. WILLIAMS and FITZHUGH MULLAN   Plenty of rivers flow from the Black Lives Matter movement. Criminal and economic justice are the most obvious of these. Here’s one that hardly touches the public consciousness but that also matters: Our...
www.resources.lupus.org   Lupus facts and statistics resource content How common is lupus and who does it affect? The Lupus Foundation of America estimates that 1.5 million Americans, and at least five million people worldwide, have a form of lupus. Lupus strikes mostly...
www.cbsnews.com By: Ashley Welch     For decades, research has documented a number of disturbing racial disparities in health care, including higher death rates among African-Americans than whites. While that's still true today, new government data shows some significant improvements. According to a report released...
www.blacknews.com     Nationwide — Are you holding on to a family secret? Have you become stagnant due to a past that haunts you? Are you ashamed, embarrassed or afraid to expose something you have experienced? Do you feel that you just...
www.salon.com BY MATTHEW ROZSA     There is a cruel irony to John Benjamin Haygood’s being arrested during Autism Awareness Month. Video has gone viral of Haygood, a 10-year-old boy who is on the autism spectrum, being handcuffed and escorted out of the school while...