“The reality is that because physicians have bias, they treat their patients differently,” said Dr. Armen Henderson, an internist working at the University of Miami Hospital.

COMMENTARY: Does racism have an impact on health?

NNPA NEWSWIRE — “…emotional and physical trauma for more than 400 years affect the well-being and outlook of Blacks every day. Day-to-day urban life, gentrification and uncertainty of the future causes stress, anxiety, depression and mental disorders, some of which never get treated.” […read more]


Calls for United Response for Florida Boycott

by Charlene Muhammad Special to the NNPA from The Final Call   (FinalCall.com) – Calls for a boycott in the wake of a Florida jury’s acquittal of the man who killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin have raised questions about whether Black America’s financial divestment from the Read More