Posts in Black Health Week


Stolen cells: 'The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks' (reprinted)

April 23, 2017

CSU grad's book sheds light on one woman's unwitting, unending contribution to science ... (more)

Too Many Black Women Die From Breast Cancer. Why?

April 24, 2017

Breast cancer is not color-blind. Although it strikes women (and less commonly, men) of every age and race, ... (more)

Sexually Transmitted Diseases on the rise

April 15, 2017

Sexually Transmitted Diseases on the rise by Stacey Dyce ... (more)

‘It’s still a miracle, and it always will be’

April 25, 2017

Sylvester McRae has delivered about 10,000 babies, most of them here in Columbus. As a career OB/GYN physician, he sees life from the very beginning. He recently sat down with Ledger-Enquire... (more)

Black History: Willi Smith

April 22, 2017

[Runway Talk] Black History should be celebrated every month not just one – but unfortunately, that is not the way it is. Keeping with the times, I thought it only fitting to pr... (more)

African-American Nurse Overtakes Psychiatric Industry -- Mental Health Care Options Just Got Better!

April 16, 2017

Glennae E. Davis is a registered nurse that founded Naesvision - a Nurse Enterprise in Media with multiple health education and health promotion products created for African-Americans to c... (more)