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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...

It’s Women’s Health Week: Did you know?

African American women display higher risk factors for #heartdisease like obesity, #highbloodpressure & #diabetes. Do you know your risk? #Coronaryheartdisease causes more deaths in African...

CryBaby

Houston - According to American Psychiatric Association, “Mental illnesses are health conditions involving changes in thinking, emotion, or behavior (or a combinations of these)....

Two Black Women Blaze Remarkable Personal Trails in Breast Cancer Fight

“Whatever it is you may be going through I know he’s not gonna let it get the best of you Stay in the fight ‘til the...

Pretty Girls With Cancer

Movement Spreads Positive Words of Hope, Education and Support to Thousands Fighting Disease HOUSTON- At 14 years old, most girls are focused on friends, fun and...

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,...

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...

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...

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:...