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All posts tagged "fatal"
5 Signs of Sepsis
According to a new Vital Signs report released by CDC, 80% of people who get sepsis develop this often deadly complication outside of a hospital. Sepsis is a complication caused by the body’s overwhelming and life-threatening response...
- Posted August 25, 2016
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
More than 1 in 3 adults aged 50 and older are not being screened as recommended for colorectal cancer. The American Cancer Society recommends that people at average risk begin regular screening at age 50. People at...
- Posted March 19, 2015
Leading Cause of Death for Black Men
Homicide is the second leading cause of death among 15-24 year-olds.
- Posted May 23, 2014
Seriously, Do I Really Need a Flu Shot?
Know the facts! During a regular flu season, about 90% of deaths occur in people 65 years and older. The “seasonal flu season” in the United States can begin as early as October and last as late...
- Posted November 21, 2012
Black Males and Urban Violence
African Americans, especially African American women, suffer deadly violence from family members at rates decidedly higher than for other racial groups in the United States. The homicide rate for black males is almost ten times the rate...
- Posted June 25, 2012
How Valuable is the Life of a Black Male?
Data from the federal government reveal that black males aged 15--34 years are at greatest risk for death by homicide in the United States. We can do something to combat this in America. Homicide is the ultimate...
- Posted March 22, 2012
Recommendations for Prostate Cancer Screening
African-American men may have the highest rate of prostate cancer incidence in the world which makes it extremely concerning that a government panel would recommend against PSA testing in "healthy men."
- Posted October 8, 2011