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Today's Date: February 4, 2023
INOTIV INVESTIGATION INITIATED by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Di
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Boston Celtics and Sun Life close out 9th annual Fit to Win youth program with Celtics forward Justin Jackson at trampoline park
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General Dynamics Elects Richard Clarke to Board of Directors
International Thriller "Nine" Set in Accra, Ghana Produced by Silver Lining Entertainment and Directed by Chris Attoh, Premieres
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NASA Awards Millions to Historically Black Colleges, Universities
Dentalis Animal Health appoints Advisory Board
Government of Canada to support clean air and local economic growth by powering federal operations in Alberta and Saskatchewan w
Health Equity Report Card Pilot Project to Help Close the Care Gap Highlighted on World Cancer Day
Greenberg Traurig's Chinh H. Pham on Get Konnected! List of Boston's 50 Most Influential Asian-American Pacific Islanders
ST. THOMAS UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF LAW NAMED THE BENJAMIN L. CRUMP COLLEGE OF LAW
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Scottsdale Tesla Drivers Club and PS Academy Arizona Work Together on Tesla Cybertruck Build
C3 AI Commits to Net-Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2050
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U.S. FDA Approves Takeda’s TAKHZYRO® (lanadelumab-flyo) to Prevent Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) Attacks in Children 2 Y
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ABORTION RIGHTS ADVOCATES PROTEST
NEW YORK - Abortion rights advocates took to the streets nationwide today against the possibility the U. S. Supreme Court will soon overturn Roe v. Wade. ...
PROTESTS MOUNT AFTER SUPREME COURT OVERTURNS ROE V. WADE
NEW YORK - People are taking to the streets around the nation today to protest the U. S. Supreme Court's historic decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, eliminating the constitutional right to an abortion. ...
ENTERTAINERS JOIN PLEA TO WEAR MASKS
NEW YORK - Comedian Chris Rock and actress Rosie Perez today joined New York Governor Andrew Cuomo in urging the public to wear masks and get tested for the coronavirus.They pointed out that Black and Hispanic people are disproportionally impact by COVID-19 and need to protect themselves and others by wearing the masks. "Everybody that can get tested should get tested as quickly as possible," said Rock. ...
MINORITY COMMUNITIES HIT BY NEW DRUG CRISIS
Alarmed that 33 people were severally sickened by an overdose of the synthetic marijuana known as K2, law enforcement have fanned out in minority sections of Brooklyn, NY to locate the sources of the drugs. ...
Research: Minority Children Need Strategies To Fight Obesity
The White House Task Force on Childhood Obesity, created by the president as part of the first lady's "Let's Move" campaign, aims to solve the epidemic of childhood obesity within a generation, returning the country to a rate of 5 percent by 2030, which was the rate before childhood obesity first began to rise in the late 1970s. ...
Black Caucus To Host DC Cancer Summit
The Prostate Health Education Network, Inc. (PHEN) announced today that it will host its "Seventh Annual African American Prostate Cancer Disparity Summit" in Washington from September 22- 23, 2011, at the U.S. Capitol and Washington Convention Center. This year's theme is "Saving Lives: Strategies for Eliminating the African American Prostate Cancer Disparity." The Summit will kick-off on Sept. 22 ...
Food Insecurity Higher In Minority Households
The USDA today released a new report of Food Security in the U.S.. The report showed that food insecurity rates were substantially higher than the national average for households with incomes near or below the current federal poverty line ($22,350 for a family of four), households with children headed by single women ...
Peer Pressure Puts Black Girls At Higher HIV Risk
In a recent study involving 64 African American adolescent girls ages 14 to 17, researchers found that up to 59% of the studyâ€™s subjects experienced sexual abuse that included threats, verbal coercion, condom coercion and physical violence. Of the 64 interviewed, unwanted sex made up 30% and 9% respectively of the abuse cases. ...
Black Kids Twice As Likely To Have Food Allergies
In a new study, black kids were twice as likely as white kids to have an immune response to foods such as peanuts, milk, and eggs, and almost four times as likely to have a "sensitization" to three or more foods. The research suggests that race and ancestry may play an important role in food allergies. Dr. Rajesh Kumar, ...
Few Blacks Wear Seatbelts
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), the No. 1 leading cause of unintentional injury death for all Blacks is motor vehicle crashes. Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for Blacks ages 1 to 14. Of those killed while passengers in a vehicle, 52 percent of Black children were not restrained at the time of the crash. Though wearing a seat belt is the best way to avoid injury, ...
Study: Degree Of Obesity A Factor For Minority Diabetics
According to a new University of Michigan Health System study obesity is a known risk factor for developing type 2 diabetes. But it hasnâ€™t been clear whether the â€œdoseâ€ of obesityâ€”how much excess weight a person has, and for how longâ€”affects the risk of diabetes. The study of about 8,000 adolescents and young adults shows the degree and duration of carrying extra pounds are important risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes in adulthood. ...
$12M Grant To Improve Minority Mental Health
Five minority fellowship program grants are being awarded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration for a total of up to $12.2 million. These three year grants will be used to train a new wave of behavioral health care providers. The program focuses on increasing the number of culturally competent behavioral health ...
Study: Doctors May 'Learn" Bias In Med School
New Johns Hopkins research shows that medical students -- just like the general American population -- may have unconscious if not overt preferences for white people, but this innate bias does not appear to translate into different or lesser health care of other races. The research findings, to be published tomorrow in the Journal ...
Hunger Strikes Older Minorities
A report released today by AARP found that that the risk of hunger for Blacks and Hispanics in their 50s was twice that of whites over the years studied. The study also provided detailed analysis of hunger risk across states and major metropolitan areas, finding that hunger risk was notably higher among those residing in the South. ...
Study To Investigate Causes Of Breast Cancer In Blacks
UNC scientist Robert Millikan will partner with Christine Ambrosone, of Roswell Park Cancer Institute, and Julie R. Palmer, of Boston University, in the most ambitious study to date of breast cancer among younger Black women. Data from UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Centerâ€™s Carolina Breast Cancer Study demonstrated that Black women under the age of 45 are more likely to be diagnosed with aggressive types ...
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