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

Systemic racism likely played a key role, researchers say.

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.

‘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.

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.

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.

CDC Launches New HIV Treatment Campaign

Initiative focuses on the importance of taking AIDS meds.

How Black Barbershops Are Improving Men’s Heart Health

Miss. initiative aims at testing men for hypertension.

CDC: Texas Patient Died of Mad Cow-Related Disease

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