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By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – “My office says my name, Rachel, on the door. I am the only one who sits
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By Fritz Esker Contributing Writer Residents in several underserved New Orleans neighborhoods will receive improved health care when the South Broad Community Clinic opens at
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(Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Seattle Medium Newspaper) — A new report released by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) shows that nearly half ... Health disparities group pushing for equality in immunizations
(TriceEdneyWire.com) — A working group of Black leaders is calling on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to expand the recommendations for the bacterial meningitis vaccine to include infants ... As Miss. rejects medicaid expansion, a family vows to leave
By Khalil Abdullah Contributing Writer (Special from New America Media) – Chris Stark is a fan of the Affordable Care Act. And though he was successful at purchasing an insurance policy through ... A simple, yearly test can save Black men from dying
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer “African-American males have the highest risk of prostate cancer in the world and should educate themselves about risk factors to head off aggressive cancers,” Dr. Jonathan Henderson ... No amount of drinking is safe during pregnancy
(Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American) – Each year, nearly 40,000 babies are born with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs), according to the Centers for ... Mental health patients will no longer be discriminated, under ACA
By Viji Sundaram Contributing Writer SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Special from New America Media) — Like most severely mentally ill patients, 23-year-old Daniel Padilla doesn’t see himself as that. Report’s findings show how Alzheimer’s affects Blacks
A new report recently released finds that African Americans bear more than one-third of the nation’s costs of Alzheimer’s and dementia care, although they make up less than 14 ... Are all males destined to become grumpy old men?
Dr. Alyse Hamilton Contributing Writer (Special to the NNPA from the Spokesman-Recorder) – The short answer to the question, “Are all men destined to become grumpy as they age?” is no ...
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