www.creditcards.com By Melissa Brock     Every October, the world busts out the hot pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual international health campaign organized by major breast cancer charities in the United States with a mission of raising funds...
www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org By Jasmin Pierre     We still have a serious issue in the black community when it comes to mental health issues. Even though all races go through mental illness, many black people are still in denial, shame, or lack knowledge on...
www.blackamericaweb.com     Angela Bassett recently opened up to TheGrio about her partnership with For Your SweetHeart, a nationwide movement to raise awareness about the link between type 2 diabetes and heart disease. According to the report, cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death associated...
www.yourblackworld.net By Victor Ochieng     Parenting is never a walk in the park, but some people seem to naturally master the art. Being able to live a life that can inspire your children to work hard at becoming just like you is...
www.blackamericaweb.com By DAVID EGGERT     Backers of broad marijuana legalization are looking to break through a geographic barrier in November and get their first foothold in the Midwest after a string of election victories in Northeastern and Western states. Michigan and North Dakota, where voters...
www.breastcancernow.org What is Breast Cancer Awareness Month? October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a worldwide annual campaign involving thousands of organisations, to highlight the importance of breast awareness, education and research. During Breast Cancer Awareness Month we aim to get as...
www.blackdoctor.org     There’s an old saying that goes something like, “if you want to know what a woman will look like when she gets older, look at her mother.” That myth was passed down from generation to generation and most of...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     On September 28, 2018 The Langston University Department of Rehabilitation and Disability Studies in partnership with The Institute for Developing Communities, Lambda Upsilon-Chi Sigma Iota (CSI), and Morton Comprehensive Health will host the third in a...
www.fda.gov     Healthy aging involves good habits like eating healthy, avoiding common medication mistakes, managing health conditions, getting recommended screenings, and being active.  FDA has tips to help you age fabulously. 1. Eat a Healthy Diet Good nutrition and food safety are especially important for older adults. As you age,...
www.blackdoctor.org     1.  Mindset One’s mindset must be centered around a desire for growth and development and elevation in every aspect of your life.  In order to do the things it takes to get the things you want, one must clearly identify...