Neonatal Mortality: The Quiet Crisis of the African-American Community
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Neonatal Mortality: The Quiet Crisis of the African-American Community

By Patricia Maryland, Dr.PH (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) In my years working in healthcare, I…

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On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Time to Address Stigma
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On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Time to Address Stigma

By Angelo C. Louw (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) Those of us working in HIV prevention…

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PRESS ROOM: Patricia Maryland, Dr.PH,  to Become President and CEO of Ascension Healthcare
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PRESS ROOM: Patricia Maryland, Dr.PH, to Become President and CEO of Ascension Healthcare

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ST. LOUIS — Ascension announced that Patricia Maryland, Dr.PH, will become Executive…

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Why Are Black People Still in the Dark When It Comes to HIV Prevention?
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Why Are Black People Still in the Dark When It Comes to HIV Prevention?

By Angelo C. Louw (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) With new infection rates and AIDS-related deaths…

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San Diego Trainer Overcomes Hurdles on the Track and in Life
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San Diego Trainer Overcomes Hurdles on the Track and in Life

By Edward Henderson (San Diego Voice & Viewpoint/NNPA Member) Rashan Guillory remembers the hunger pangs…

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Americans Spend Almost $10,000 Each Year on Health Insurance
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Americans Spend Almost $10,000 Each Year on Health Insurance

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Health care spending in the United States grew…

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Despite Progress, Colorectal Cancer Claims Thousands of Black Lives
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Despite Progress, Colorectal Cancer Claims Thousands of Black Lives

By Dr. Patricia Maryland (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) Few diseases cause as much pain and…

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Black AIDS Institute Honors Lee Daniels on World AIDS Day
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Black AIDS Institute Honors Lee Daniels on World AIDS Day

By BAI Staffers (Black AIDS Institute) The Black AIDS Institute’s Heroes in the Struggle Gala…

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PRESS ROOM: Are You Eligible for New Medicare Benefits? Find Out Today
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PRESS ROOM: Are You Eligible for New Medicare Benefits? Find Out Today

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Your health needs change from year to year. And, your health plan…

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This Is Why Increasing Diversity in Healthcare is Essential for the Black Community
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This Is Why Increasing Diversity in Healthcare is Essential for the Black Community

By Dr. Patricia Maryland (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) Diversity is good for communities, companies and…

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