Free Colorectal Cancer Awareness & Screening Program Offered in Houston Neighborhoods

By Vishnu Nepal Houston – The City of Houston Department of Health and Human Services is offering free colorectal cancer awareness and screening in Houston neighborhoods. The goal of the program is to increase colorectal cancer screening in Houston. Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. According to…

Americans Purchasing More Efficient Vehicles: Will Increase Fuel Economy with Next Vehicle Purchase?

Will Increase Fuel Economy with Next Vehicle Purchase? By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Washington, D.C.– The nation’s passenger vehicle marketplace is in the midst of a major transformation according to new research undertaken by the Consumer Federation of America (CFA). More than ever before consumers are purchasing, and planning to purchase, vehicles with increased fuel economy.…

From “Fountain of Youth” Procedures to Positive Messages To Youth

HOUSTON-He has helped hundreds of patients with severe, migraine-like headaches recover their lives and helped thousands feel young again through state of the art facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. Kevin Smith, M.D.,F.A.C.S. is owner of the Smith Center, a state-of-the-art medical practice focused on facial plastic surgery, sinus surgery, and headache relief. He is board…

Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., XI Chapter

HOUSTON– XI Chapter hosted the Twenty-Seventh Biennial Southern Region Conference in grand style at the Embassy Suites Houston Galleria during the Thanksgiving Weekend. The Southern Regions is comprised of eleven chapters in six states, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas. During the Opening Ceremony, State Flags were presented by Dr. Alma Allen, State Representative and Honorary…