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CDC: Black Americans Had Highest Drug Overdose Death Rate At Start Of Pandemic

Systemic racism likely played a key role, researchers say.
07/25/2022

President Biden Mourns 1 Million Americans Dead From Covid-19

The president is hosting an international Covid Summit at the White House to determine how nations should act to combat the years-long pandemic.
05/12/2022

‘Give Your Community A Boost’: CDC Makes A Push To End COVID-19 And Get Us Back To A New Normal

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers tools to help Black communities finally win the battle against the coronavirus.
04/28/2022

Florida Surgeon General Rejects CDC Recommendations, Says Healthy Children Should Forgo COVID-19 Vaccination

The CDC and American Academy of Pediatrics disagree and maintain their recommendation that children older than 5 be vaccinated.
03/08/2022

Black Girls and Women Killed At Rate of 4 Per Day In 2020 As Homicides Increased

Homicides of Black girls and women were the most increased.
10/07/2021

CDC Launches New HIV Treatment Campaign

Initiative focuses on the importance of taking AIDS meds.
09/23/2014

How Black Barbershops Are Improving Men’s Heart Health

Miss. initiative aims at testing men for hypertension.
08/11/2014

CDC: Texas Patient Died of Mad Cow-Related Disease

Fourth person to die from this beef-related brain disorder.
06/06/2014