Browsing Archive August, 2015

New Contributor Dr. Bedford Palmer

New Contributor Dr. Bedford Palmer

Dr. Bedford Palmer II is an Assistant Professor in the Counseling Department at St. Mary's College of California, as well as affiliate faculty member in the Clinical Psy.D. Program at the University of San Francisco, and serves as the Local Advocacy Network Chair for the Alameda County Psychological Association. ...

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1 in 5 Have a Disability

1 in 5 Have a Disability

According to a new study published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in 5 adults has a disability. The most common functional disability type was a mobility limitation, like serious difficulty walking or climbing stairs, reported by one in eight adults, followed by disability in thinking and/or ...

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Get Fit With Health Coach Brandon Howard

Get Fit With Health Coach Brandon Howard

Healthy Black Men welcomes Mr. Brandon Howard, an ACE Certified Health Coach, and Personal Trainer for Baptist Health Milestone Wellness Center to our stellar team of expert Contributors. Howard caught the 'fitness' bug during college. "Around that time I befriended a young lady on the gymnastics team and she ...

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7 Health Tips for Gay Black Men

7 Health Tips for Gay Black Men

Gay and other men who have sex with men (MSM), are at increased risk of HIV infection as well as other sexually transmitted infections (STIs). But HIV/STIs are not the only health threats that Black Gay Men should be prioritizing. The CDC has released data on the leading causes of death for Black males in ...

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