Black Women Who Drink 7 or More Alcoholic Beverages Per Week Have an Increased Risk of Developing This Disease

Black Women Who Drink 7 or More Alcoholic Beverages Per Week Have an Increased Risk of Developing This Disease

New research shows that African-American women who drink seven or more alcoholic beverages per week have an increased risk of developing breast cancer. Their risk increases to 33 percent if they drink 14 or more alcoholic beverages per week. The …

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If Black Men Don’t Do This Earlier Than White Men, They Are More Likely to Die

If Black Men Don’t Do This Earlier Than White Men, They Are More Likely to Die

According to the NIH’s U.S. National Library of Medicine, Black men have a higher risk of developing — and dying from — prostate cancer compared to white men, and some researchers believe that this merits race-based screening guidelines. Black men …

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Woman Opens First Ever Black-Owned Grocery Store in Compton

Woman Opens First Ever Black-Owned Grocery Store in Compton

36-year old Kia Patterson is the owner of the first ever Black-owned grocery story in Compton, California. She is an independent owner of a Grocery Outlet franchise, and the whole city is celebrating her success. But she didn’t do it …

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