African-American health

Higher rates of maternal deaths and infant mortality among African-Americans is "a public health crisis being ignored," Richmond birth workers say. Read more


Why are we losing the war against the obesity epidemic? Read more


A Richmonder becomes CEO of national Black Girls Run, a community encouraging women and their families to get moving. Read more

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Experts point to hormone that links stress to diabetes, other health disparities. Read more


Event set to highlight high rates of heart failure and other cardiovascular disease in African Americans, plus the week's health news Read more


A community-focused soul food festival's inaugural celebration kicks off at Hardywood Park Craft Brewery this month. Read more

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There are several national campaigns to battle heart attacks and strokes. Read more


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