H.B. Turner Grand Lodge gives back to the Community

HOUSTON - H.B. Turner Grand Lodge Installation took place on May 24 and has been making huge strides since its inception. Under the leadership...

H.B. Turner Grand Lodge gives back to the Community

HOUSTON - H.B. Turner Grand Lodge Installation took place on May 24 and has been making huge strides since its inception. Under the leadership...

Health Officials Warn Syphilis Cases Growing in Texas

Black Community in Crosshairs & Faces Grim Statistics By Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Houston - Texas ranks among the five top states facing higher rates of...

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church & School

HOUSTON - African-American News&Issues presents, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church as our Religion Profile of the week. The church is under the Missionaries...

America’s fatal “legal drug” problem

By Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Prescription drug abuse has become a major public health issue in our country. According to Trust for America, a Washington...

Physician of the Week – Dr. Zenithe C. Pierre, MD.

Story by Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Dr. Zenithe C. Pierre, MD. specializes in both Internal Medicine and Pediatrics which allows her to care for patients...

Religion Profile: Pastor Lloyd Giles of House of Prayer Missionary Baptist Church

By: Rebecca Jones/Photo Credit: Chandra Jarmon HOUSTON – African-American News&Issues presents Pastor Lloyd Giles of the House of Prayer Missionary Baptist Church as our religion...

Massage Therapy: The Best Stress Management System

By Ebony S. Muhammad, Massage & Spa Therapist According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 50 percent of Blacks in America are overweight or obese, and...

Quick Facts Women of Color should know:

For African-American women, the risk of heart disease is especially great. Heart disease is more prevalent among African-American women than Caucasian women, as are...

Add Years, Gain Life, Lose Weight

Healthy Weight - it’s not a diet, it’s a lifestyle! Obesity is on the rise—more than 72 million adults in this country weigh more than...