Health

Spring Valley Youth Against New Hookah Lounge

Courtesy of the East County Youth Coalition Smoking hookah is primarily used as a cultural activity. However, our society has abused this tradition (like many...

Free Service Helps Black Parents & Grandparents Obtain Affordable Healthcare

BlackNews.com Nationwide (BlackNews.com) -- The Black Seniors Healthcare Program, a joint venture between Health Plans of America and BlackNews.com, has launched to help African American...

Study: In Black Men, Internalized Racism Speeds Up Aging

By Julianne Hing Colorlines Racism is a powerful enough force that it can wear down a man’s body. Those are the findings, at once common-sense and...

STD Rates Climb in San Diego

Rates of sexually transmitted diseases continued to increase in 2012, and San Diego is outpacing the nation overall, a new report by the Centers...