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...

Silence of Sickle Cell Disease Makes it Dangerous Killer of African-Americans

By: Darwin Campbell,African-American News&Issues When Rapper JayAre of the group Cali Swag District died over the weekend from Sickle Cell Anemia, it once again hammers...

What African-Americans Need to Know About Kidney Health

Story by: Darwin Campbell,African-American News&Issues HOUSTON- Did you know that African Americans are 3 times more likely to experience kidney failure? Because kidney disease often...

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...

What Bo Doesn’t Know about the Houston Astros

The Houston Astros have an African-American Manager whose goals and hopes may be to turn fortunes around on the field, but how does it...

Xi Alpha Omega Chapter Host 3rd Annual Mother and Daughter Tea

Story & Photo Credit: Jacqueline Davis-GilmoreAlpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. - Xi Alpha Omega Chapter “Celebrating the Splendor of the Season with Emerging Young Leaders...

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...

A Mother’s Tribute

By: Candice Payton Every real mother that gives birth to a child only really wants one thing and that is the best for her child...

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...

Black Women and the Risk of Diabetes

Currently one in 10 Americans has the disease, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that one in three is likely to have...