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Scleroderma: A Key Health Issue For African Americans

Although you may have heard the term auto-immune condition, or disease, many people aren’t sure what it means. It’s a disease in which the immune […]

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Why Ongoing Cholesterol Statin Treatment Is A Necessity – Video with Dr. Karol Watson and Eliz Greene

Dr. Norma Goodwin, Founder and President of Health Power for Minorities, interviews Dr. Karol Watson, Professor of Medicine/Cardiology, UCLA School of Medicine and heart attack […]

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Women’s Health Empowerment – Take Action for Your Health

National Women’s Health Week is an observance led by the federal Office on Women’s Health. The goal is to empower women to make their health […]

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High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) Awareness

May is National High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) Education month.  What you don’t know about hypertension could hurt you, as hypertension affects one in three Americans. Yet, many […]

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Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month (APAHM), celebrating the achievements and contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. […]

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Go Green for Mental Health

  Because mental health and spiritual health are so key to overall health, we are pleased to focus on the importance of mental health in […]

Teen Pregnancy Prevention

15 Ways Parents Can Help Prevent Teen Pregnancy

While teen pregnancy rates have been on the decline, U.S. teens are still topping the charts among the most-developed countries in the world. Three in 10 […]

Hepititis Awareness Month

Basic Answers on Hepatitis C from CDC

Who is at increased risk for HCV infection? The following persons are at known to be at increased risk for HCV infection (HCV): Current or […]

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Light Bladder Leaks: A Common Women’s Health Issue – Video with Dr. Jessica Shepherd

Dr. Norma Goodwin, Founder and President of Health Power for Minorities, interviews Dr. Jessica Shepherd, women’s health expert and OB/GYN, about survey findings of 1,000 […]

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Hurricane Season is Here: Beat the Storm by Preparing Now

  The hurricane season is here,  May 20 – 26 is National Hurricane Preparedness Week, so as we watch and wait, there’s still time to […]

Scleroderma: A Key Health Issue For African Americans

Although you may have heard the term auto-immune condition, or disease, many people aren't sure what it means. It's a disease in which the immune system, or body defensive system, for reasons unknown, turns against one's own body.  Scleroderma is an autoimmune condition that affects African Americans. S
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High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) Awareness

May is National High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) Education month.  What you don’t know about hypertension could hurt you, as hypertension affects one in three Americans. Yet, many people with the condition don’t know they have it. Uncontrolled hypertension increases the risk for heart disease and stro
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