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FDA to ban menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars

The Food and Drug Administration is banning menthol cigarettes. The FDA has also proposed a ban on flavored cigars.

Health Gap’s Expo helps residents who have fallen behind on check-ups during the pandemic

Closing the Health Gap, a Cincinnati non-profit working to empower families to take control of their own health, hosted its…

Black women are still dying from childbirth in 2022. Why?

Black women in Los Angeles County are four times more likely to die because of pregnancy and its complications than…

At-home screening program aims to reduce colorectal cancer rates in Black community

Colorectal cancer experts have launched a new initiative aimed at improving early detection and prevention of colorectal cancer in the…

Cincinnati Cancer Advisors provides no-cost, second opinions for newly diagnosed

In 2018, Cincinnati Cancer Advisors founder Dr. Bill Barrett, a co-chair of Cincinnati Cancer Foundation, had a revolutionary idea focused…

Care Corner: Caring for Family Possessions

Care for a loved one is also about the protection of their things. Your loved one has accumulated possessions over…

Santa Maria Community Services Hosts Free Health Fair on April 23, 2022 at the Price Hill Recreation Center

The free health fair will take place on Saturday, April 23, 2022, from  11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the…

Despite Blacks’ fear of research, Alzheimer’s experts call for wider participation in clinical trials

The statistics are real: African American seniors are twice as likely as White Americans to get Alzheimer’s disease.

Florida judge voids US mask mandate for planes, other travel

On Monday, a federal judge in Florida struck down the national mask mandate covering airlines and other public transportation.

The Heart Condition Hiding in Plain Sight

Many of us may already be aware that when it comes to heart disease in the U.S., Black, African American,…