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Doctors Make the Case Against Taking A Full Course Of Antibiotics

By Glenn Ellis (Trice Edney Wire) - A recent commentary published in the British Medical Journal reignited the debate on whether patients should stop antibiotics...

Study Finds 1 In 8 Americans Struggles With Alcohol Abuse

By AJ Willingham CNN (CNN) -- Americans are drinking more. A lot more. According to a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry, an estimated one out...

Medicaid Provides Health Coverage For 28 Percent Of Black Adults, 57 Percent Of Black Children

By Dawn Godbolt, Ph.D. Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from North Star News (Trice Edney Wire) - Medicaid plays a significant role in providing...

Sickle Cell Disease In The Black Community

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Contributor You really don’t know a company, until you know the people who work there. Those were the introductory words of National...

What’s The Best Time Of Day To Exercise?

By Robert J. Davis (CNN) -- Some fitness gurus recommend working out first thing in the morning because that's when you're least likely to have...

More Health Problems Reported From Cosmetic Products

By Victoria Knight CNN (CNN) -- Complaints of adverse health events related to cosmetic and personal care products more than doubled from 2015 to 2016, according...

Environmental Racism Persists

By Glenn Ellis (Trice Edney Wire) - Environmental racism is the disproportionate impact of environmental hazards on people of color.  The lead poisoning of children...

Black AIDS Institute Announces “30 Days of HIV” Campaign

The Black AIDS Institute, the nation’s only think tank focused on the impact of HIV upon Black communities, has announced a national, digital-community campaign,...

Lupus Still Disparately Affects Black Women

By Glenn Ellis (Trice Edney Wire) - Many chronic diseases are the result of the body's immune system mistakenly perceiving that the body is under...

Under The Influence … Of You!

Raising kids means teaching them to make good decisions—especially when it comes to their health and future. This becomes more urgent in their teenage...

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