Health

Covered California Holds Press Conference to Announce Improvements in Operational Department

By Kimetha Hill Staff Writer On Monday morning, Covered California held a special press conference to announce much needed improvements in its operations department. “Over the...

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...