Kimberly Cares

HOUSTON – “I worked in school… I wasn’t one of those kids who had the luxury of partying during Spring Break. Every vacation that...

The Fight to Tame the Diabetes Demon

Education Key in Turning Back Clock on Pandemic “Every 23 seconds someone hears the three words that will change their life as they know it:...

Spring and Summer Foot Care

By: Lorraine E. McKinney, D.P.M., Podiatrist It’s that time of year where we put away the fall and winter clothing and refresh our wardrobes with...

The State of Black Health in America

Chilling Report Reveals Truth About Real Factors That are Killing Us   “A goal of Healthy People 2010 was the “elimination” of health disparities. It was...

Now We NO!

Every woman has a monthly visitor that they are not always happy to see. When this visitor comes, women must go to the stores...

Diabetes Awareness: One Person at a Time

By: Lorraine E. McKinney, D.P.M. Diabetes is a disease that often “runs in the family”.  We have called it “borderline diabetes” or “sugar”. While the...

Invest in Healthy

I am not going to lie to you. There is nothing more that I like to eat than fried chicken, chitterlings, pig feet, smothered...

Health SCARE!!!

Figures Show Health Care Prognosis Really Not Good for Blacks, Elderly and Poor   The truth is be afraid...very afraid. Facts are out there on health care, but...

Breast Cancer Joint Study Offers Hope For African American Women

Bethesda, MD- The largest study ever to investigate how genetic and biological factors contribute to breast cancer risk among black women is underway. Launched last July,...