OPINION - Even when they denied having intercourse, black adolescents were tested more frequently for two sexually transmitted infections...
theGRIO REPORT - A third of those deaths are among African-Americans, who predominately smoke cigarettes with menthol flavoring...
theGRIO REPORT - Donated kidneys from black donors don't last as long as those from non-black donors, and new research
theGRIO REPORT - Since children, especially younger children, do not posses the vocabulary or emotional maturity to express their own
theGRIO REPORT - Severely painful menstrual periods are often misdiagnosed in African-American women...
theGRIO REPORT - African-American women are at greater risk of being assaulted by intimate partners than any other group of
theGRIO REPORT - Spending nine hours a week in a dialysis chair watching her blood filter through a large machine
theGRIO REPORT - Like most health conditions that affect low socioeconomic or minority populations, access to care is the common
theGRIO REPORT - Due to the vast genetic variability among the African-American population, finding an exact match is difficult, requiring
theGRIO REPORT - Athletes, rappers and in some cases children are only obsessed with the highs and are unaware of
OPINION - Regular exercise, portion-control and healthy eating habits are not routinely ingrained into the structure of African-American families...
OPINION - The government's recent about-turn on mammograms is a major concern for African-American women who have historically had problems
OPINION - Pink is everywhere. But is it working? And how helpful is this type of awareness for the average
OPINION -- Many in the field cite mistrust of the health care system, spiritual beliefs and personal views about death
OPINION - In theory, the government-run public option and the co-ops should offer the same benefit - providing competition for
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