Tag Archives: Health

Idris Elba’s Daughter Isan Shares Mother’s Struggle With Mental Illness

Idris Elba’s daughter, Isan, used her platform as a 2019 Golden Globes Ambassador to bring awareness to mental illness in the Black community.

Public Health Emergency Issued After Measles Outbreak In Washington State Confirmed by Health Officials

The illness can be fatal, dangerous for unvaccinated children, and doctors are saying even some vaccinated adults could be at risk.

Ouch! A Man Hospitalized After Injecting Semen Into His Arm To Cure His ‘Severe’ Back Pain

An Irish man’s plan to treat his chronic back pain by injecting his own semen directly into his arm has ended with him being hospitalised with a large abscess.

Medical Marijuana In Missouri: When And If You Can Get It

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services will spend months developing rules before the first medical marijuana card is even applied for.

Taquisha McKitty Was Declared “Dead By Neurological Criteria”, But Her Body Was Still Moving

In June, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice ruled Taquisha McKitty could be considered dead and that she be removed from life-support.

Kenyan Woman Saves 15,000 Young Girls From Female Genital Mutilation

Nice Nailantei Leng’ete was recently named one of Time’s Most Influential.

Mindfulness: Meditation is the Fastest Growing Health Trend in America

Mindfulness is no longer considered a “soft skill,” but an essential part of overall health care.

Kroger Recalls ‘Cooked’ Shrimp Products Due To a Potential Health Hazard

Kroger, the nation’s largest grocery chain, has issued a recall for shrimp because of a potential health hazard.

Plant Based Lifestyle: Beyonce & Jay-Z Open Up About Veganism in New Book Intro

The Carters penned an introduction in which they issue a challenge to fans to try on the plant-based lifestyle for size.

Black Activists Demand Statue Of 19th-Century Gynecologist Who Experimented On Black Women Be Removed

It is common knowledge that he used enslaved black women to perform his procedures and experiments so that white women ultimately could benefit.