CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE ALONG WITH MT. ARARAT BAPTIST CHURCH IS HAVING A HEALTH FAIR!

“Health Care is one of the most pressing issues facing this country and the world today. Both your health and wellness are very important so take care of it,” stated Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee WHAT: Wellness & Health Fair where some of the services to be provided are Cardiovascular, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Onsite M.D. Consult…

Holiday Weight Control

Oh Dear! During this blissful season, we will have be mindful about actively fighting against a very familiar enemy; holiday weight gain. This dreadful enemy is hidden in Mom’s apple pie, Me-Maw’s fat back and collard greens, Madea’s peach cobbler, and more recently added to the list is Aunt Pattie La’belle’s sweet potato pie. It…

Betty N. Adams, Ph.D.

Professor and Dean, College of Nursing Prairie View A&M University Dr. Betty N. Adams is Professor and Dean of Prairie View A&M University College of Nursing. In her leadership of 12 years, Dr. Adams has led in the expansion of programs and the acquisition of external funding, which has enhanced the recognition of the college.…

We MUST Understand: Six Elements that Control the World

By Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher There are six elements that impact and control the world. Religion, media, politics, economics, education and health: RELIGION Religion controls the masses with a system of beliefs that has set standards, morals and values for generation. African-Americans have been taught since leaving the sunny African shores, that obedience, faith and religion go hand…

Medicaid Expansion – When, Not If

By Honorable Garnet Coleman  When Republican states decided not to expand Medicaid, they didn’t hurt President Obama or the federal government; they hurt themselves. A growing number of Republican states are beginning to figure that out, according to this report by Kaiser. Medicaid Expansion has been one of the biggest successes of the Affordable Care…