Category : Health

by Staff - 2 months ago

Lingerie for Breast Cancer Survivors

Cherry Blossom Intimates is Making Survivors Look and Feel Beautiful   The stars were aligned the day the only dedicated female breast surgeon in Prince George’s County, Maryland met a business minded beauty queen. “We met at the Susan G. Komen...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Fast Facts About African-American Blood Donation

THE NEED FOR BLOOD Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. Blood cannot be manufactured. It can only come from generous, human donors. Patients with certain conditions, like sickle cell disease and thalassemia, may need blood frequently t...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Beta Thalassemia

What is Beta Thalassemia Trait? Beta thalassemia trait, also called beta thalassemia minor, occurs when an individual inherits a normal geneform one parent and the beta thalassemia gene from the other parent. The red blood cells are smaller than usua...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Tips on Nutrition for Those Living with Diabetes

On September 1st, Dr. Toni Flowers presented at the Black Health Matters Summit on healthy living to combat the epidemic of diabetes in South Carolina.  Dr. Flowers is Vice President and Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer of Roper St. Francis an...

by Staff - 3 months ago

When Does Breast Well being Start for African American Ladies?

Amber was your typical 25-year previous making an attempt to make her method on the earth. She left her Atlanta house for Los Angeles to pursue her dream to be an actress. She was thriving in LA, constructing her Instagram following and constructing...

by Staff - 3 months ago

What You Want To Know About Most cancers

Dr. Carol Brown needs you to know precisely what your danger elements are and when its time to see a physician. She is a board-certified gynecologic oncologist which suggests her specialty is diagnosing and treating cancers that impacts a lady’s repr...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Serving to to Cease the HIV Virus in South Carolina

Ed Duda, the chief liaison for Gilead Sciences, had the pleasure of sharing his outlook on tackling well being points that plague totally different communities on the Black Well being Issues Summit on September 1st in Charleston, SC. He spoke particu...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Lupus Occasions

African American ladies bear the burden of lupus with 1 in each 537 ladiesaffected. The height danger age for creating lupus amongst African American females is youthful than for Caucasian ladies. A better proportion of African American ladies exper...