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Black History Month

Save Black Heritage by Saving Black Health

While February is Black History Month, we at Health Power prefer to call it Black Heritage Month, and focus on Saving Black Heritage by Saving […]

Woman Thinking

Why HIV Still Threatens African American and Hispanic Women and What to Do

  Most African American and Hispanic women with HIV got it through heterosexual sex. Thus, their future well-being and heritage is still threatened by HIV. […]

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day

  World Cancer Day, organized by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and celebrated each year on February 4th, is an opportunity to rally […]

HIV Red Ribbon 2012

Black Women and HIV – How HIV Threatens African-American Women’s Heritage

Most (85%) of African American women with HIV got it through heterosexual sex.  Thus, the future well-being and heritage of the black community is being […]

Teen dating violence awareness month

National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month of CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) highlights that dating violence can happen to any teen in a romantic, dating, or sexual relationship, anytime, […]

Dr. Miller-Dental Health for Kids

New Way to Treat Children’s Cavities and Dental Health Tips for Parents [Video]

Health Power’s President discusses with Dr. Jade Miller, President of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, children’s dental health; including parental education for maintaining the […]

Diabetes and low vision

Diabetes and Low Vision [Video]

Dr. Jonathan Prenner, Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, who has authored more than 65 articles, and Maryanne, who […]

Red Heart

Watch Over Your Heart – Special Message for American Heart Month

Our hearts are truly hard working, because we expect them to do so much! Consider these great quotes about the heart from ‘Known and Unknown […]

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5 Tell-Tale Signs of a Stroke You Should Never Ignore

  Stroke refers to a medical condition in which the blood supply to your brain is temporarily interrupted. As a result, your brain cells fail […]

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Tips for Living with Asthma

  People living with asthma know the important role that self management plays in their life. They need extra care so that they can breathe […]

Save Black Heritage by Saving Black Health

While February is Black History Month, we at Health Power prefer to call it Black Heritage Month, and focus on Saving Black Heritage by Saving Black Health. Although the following quote by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is not widely known, he emphasized the unacceptability of health disparities years ago:
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World Cancer Day

  World Cancer Day, organized by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and celebrated each year on February 4th, is an opportunity to rally the international community to end the injustice of preventable cancer.   On World Cancer Day, WHO acknowledges the countless lives touched by canc
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