Low-dose Aspirin May Not Help African Americans Prevent Heart Attack

Low-dose aspirin was not associated with a reduced risk of a fatal heart attack among African Americans, according to an observational study  published in the Journal of the...

US Conference of Mayors supports commission to study giving reparations to...

The U.S. Conference of Mayors is expressing support for Democratic-proposed legislation introduced by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, and Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., to commission...

What happens when black Americans leave their segregated hometowns

More than half of black people in the U.S. live in highly segregated areas. Where someone grows up is profoundly important for their life...

African Americans more likely to die from COVID-19, data shows

Black Americans are disproportionately suffering from both the health crisis and the economic crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic. They are also overwhelmingly supportive...

LeBron James Makes Time’s 100 Most Influential List For The Fourth...

LeBron James was named as one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People, but it’s not his first time on the list.  This year marks the...

Bahamas Worried at the High Rate of People with Diabetes

NASSAU, Bahamas, CMC – Health Minister in the Bahamas Dr. Duane Sands says diabetes mellitus is a devastating and costly non-communicable disease and is...

The self-sufficiency of Black Panther’s Wakanda is inspiring Afro-Brazilians to look...

Rio de Janeiro The receipts are in. Worldwide, Black Panther—a superhero movie about a never colonized, self-sufficient African country— has taken in close to $1 billion...

Why is coronavirus taking such a deadly toll on black Americans?

Longstanding health and socio-economic disparities have made minorities more vulnerable to Covid-19 For the first weeks of the pandemic in St Louis, Missouri, the only ones...

African Americans Face Unique Mental Health Risks

Dec. 4, 2019 -- When Demetrius Minor left the Army after 12 years in 2013, he went through a standard medical review. Physically fit...

Local police take high schoolers on trip to Alabama to learn...

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. - In an effort to build bonds between police and area teens, local law enforcement took a group of high...