Hillary Clinton Rolls Out Mental Health Care Plan
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Hillary Clinton Rolls Out Mental Health Care Plan

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Last week, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton released…

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Taking a Closer Look at Black Mental Health
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Taking a Closer Look at Black Mental Health

By Patricia Maryland, Dr.PH (NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist) Good physical and mental health help…

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Gleaners Launches “Hunger Free Summer” Campaign to Feed Michigan Students
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Gleaners Launches “Hunger Free Summer” Campaign to Feed Michigan Students

By Sidnee King (NNPA/DTU Journalism Fellow, Michigan Chronicle) Gleaners Community Food Bank, a non-profit group…

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Tika Sumpter On Being Dark-Skinned In Hollywood: “I Was Truly Unprepared”
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Tika Sumpter On Being Dark-Skinned In Hollywood: “I Was Truly Unprepared”

[BLACKDOCTOR.ORG] Actress Tika Sumpter is one of those actresses who has taken Hollywood by storm…

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Pfizer Officials Call for Blacks to Participate in Sickle Cell Disease Clinical Trials
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Pfizer Officials Call for Blacks to Participate in Sickle Cell Disease Clinical Trials

By Joan H. Allen (NNPA News Wire Contributor) June 19, 2016 marks World Sickle Cell…

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Veterans Choice Program: Helping Our Troops Access the Care They Deserve
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Veterans Choice Program: Helping Our Troops Access the Care They Deserve

By Dr. Patricia Maryland (NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist) Since 1999, May has been designated…

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Black Women Beware: Are Our Hair Products Killing Us?
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Black Women Beware: Are Our Hair Products Killing Us?

[ATLANTADAILYWORLD.COM] A bombshell new report from Black Women for Wellness, an LA-based advocacy and research…

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Community Health Centers: Fulfilling the Promise of the ACA, Eliminating Black Health Disparities
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Community Health Centers: Fulfilling the Promise of the ACA, Eliminating Black Health Disparities

By Dr. Patricia Maryland (NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist) One hundred one years ago, Booker…

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The Flint Water Crisis Has the Power to Bring Out the Best in Americans
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The Flint Water Crisis Has the Power to Bring Out the Best in Americans

By Dr. Patricia Maryland (NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist) Our nation continues to marshal support…

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Sisters, Let’s Touch & Agree: No More Black Women Suffering In Silence With Fibroids
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Sisters, Let’s Touch & Agree: No More Black Women Suffering In Silence With Fibroids

Women who eat more broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cauliflower, whole grains, flaxseed and fish rich in…

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