www.blackdoctor.org     Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act (ACA), or Obama Care as many of us have come to know it, is upon us. However, for the first time since its inception it has a different spin. This is the...
www.usatoday.com By Mary Bowerman     The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a pill Monday that has a digital ingestion tracking system which can tell if medication was ingested by a patient. The Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co Ltd’s Abilify MyCite tablets are the first drug with a digital ingestion tracking...
www.blackdoctor.org     On November 1, 2017, the President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis, lead by Gov. Doug Christie, submitted its final report. BlackDoctor.org spoke with Calondra Tibbs, MPH, Senior Advisor of Public Health Programs for the National Association of...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Morton Comprehensive Health Services will host events for Marketplace Health Insurance Enrollment on Saturday, November 18 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at its main clinic at 1334 N. Lansing Ave. A second event is planned...
www.blackdoctor.org     Gabrielle Union is gorgeous. I think most people would agree, including her husband, NBA star and soon to be hall-of-famer Dwayne Wade. The Being Mary Jane star has been in plenty of films like Bad Boys II, Deliver Us From Eva and Think Like a...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Morton Comprehensive Health Services, the largest community health center in northeastern Oklahoma, will be offering flu shots to infants, children, teenagers, adults and seniors at its locations or Morton can visit an off-site location to provide...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire https://youtu.be/1_3pNp68ZuU   The Oklahoma Caring Vans are helping to fight the spread of the flu virus this season. The program’s eight mobile units have been traveling throughout the state and are expected to provide nearly 9,000 flu vaccinations...
www.aabcainc.org   As October winds down, we still want to encourage all women to consider having a mammogram for your health and awareness. You are not alone. There are many resources in your community to help black women find information about breast cancer, treatment,...
By Margaret Hicks Eagle Staff Writer mhicks@theoklahomaeagle.net   At Overcomer’s Home Healthcare (Overcomer’s), they measure success with smiles. They are a faith-based home health service that prides itself on superior service. Their healthcare services offer a unique combination of premier benefits to the people of...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     The Oklahoma Primary Care Authority has selected Eugene Harris, vice chair of the board of directors for Morton Comprehensive Health Services, as “Board Member of the Year”. “Morton is fortunate to have Mr. Harris. His commitment to...