Health & Beauty


The Affordable Care Act supports patient-centered medical homes in health centers

Today’s awards help support high quality care and updated facilities for the millions of newly insured.

NAACP and McDonald’s join forces to promote healthy eating, healthy lifestyles and physical activity

For several years, we have noticed the great strides McDonald’s has made with regard to nutrition through the evolution of the menu and giving their customers choices that best suit their nutritional needs

“These kids have changed my life.”

So, while their friends are relaxing in their retirement, Roy goes to the playground, the library, doctor appointments, and support groups, and activities with other families at Adoption Network Cleveland.

15th Kym Sellers Foundation’s gala to honor Arnold Pinkney

Sellers hosts a radio program that airs weeknights from 7 p.m. to midnight called the Quiet Storm. She also served as a columnist for the Cleveland Life magazine as well as a freelance reporter for WKYC TV3 and WEWS TV5.

Senator Brown highlights UH Minority Welcome Dinner

In addition to the speech by the senator, the highlight of the evening was the presentation of awards. The Betty T. Pinkney Community Mentor Award went to Carolyn Hope.

Behavioral Health issues in the criminal justice system

In 1999, as a doctoral candidate at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Jarrett returned to Project L/EARN as an instructor.

Cleveland VA is A-OK

In fact, for the most part, local veterans are generally describing the service they receive at the Louis Stokes center in generally positive terms


Whether you are an avid runner, a family looking for a f,.:m outing or someone looking for a unique way to give back to your community, the Run/Walk for Home 5K is an event not to be missed!

Procedure has local celeb ‘back’ in the weight room

Vertebral Body Augmentation is a procedure where cement is injected into a broken bone of the spine.

Foot Care Tips for Diabetics

Diabetics have to take special care of their feet. The disease can cause peripheral neuropathy—otherwise known as nerve damage.

Watch Out for Prediabetes

Being overweight comes with chronic disease risks, such as higher cholesterol and higher blood pressure. These increase the risk of developing other diseases, including diabetes, which is at epidemic levels in the black community.

Garden Valley among highest new HIV cases

Across the United States, more than 30 years into the disease, Blacks make more new cases of HIV/AIDS than any other ethnic group and is also less likely to receive access to care.

Putting a face to HIV/AIDS

My husband and I were ready to adopt a child. My husband contracted a lesion on his hands then all over his body. The doctor ran every test they could.

One woman’s testimony of surviving HIV/AIDS

A mother of two children, working as a supervisor at the Holiday Inn, the news devastated her and ultimately changed her life. Because she learned of her status around the end of October,

Statewide campaign will educate and promote healthy eating for diabetics

The CareSource Diabetic Food Box program is made possible through a $140,000 two-year grant from the CareSource Foundation to The Dayton Foodbank Inc.