She saved thousands to open a medical clinic in Nigeria. U.S. Customs took all of it at the airport. – The Washington Post

New Clinical Trial That Cured 6-Year-Old of Sickle Cell Disease Shows Promise for All

In July 2016, a resilient, joyful 5-year-old named Bryce took part in a first-of-its-kind clinical trial at Children’s National Health System in Washington, D.C. As

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Congrats! Oprah Winfrey Starts New Business That We All Can Benefit From | I Love Old School Music

Oprah Winfrey is doing a wonderful thing in the world of the food business. As most of us know, she’s already taken a new outlook

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Why are African Americans more likely to develop Alzheimer’s?

A series of studies sheds new light on the racial disparities among Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease. Stress and social adversity play a key role.

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NIH finally makes good with Henrietta Lacks’ family — and it’s about time, ethicist says – NBC News

Over the past six decades, huge medical advances have sprung from the cells of Henrietta Lacks, a poor, African-American mother of five who died in

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Henrietta Lacks’ ‘Immortal’ Cells

Journalist Rebecca Skloot’s new book investigates how a poor black tobacco farmer had a groundbreaking impact on modern medicine Source: Henrietta Lacks’ ‘Immortal’ Cells

Black Men Are Giving Themselves A Space To Talk About Mental Health

Kid Cudi shared that he is treating his anxiety and depression on Tuesday, and his words have resonated with many. “My anxiety and depression have ruled my

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