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Black Kids Are Twice As Likely To Die By Suicide Than White Kids

Warning: Distressing Themes. Over the past decade suicide attempts among Black children rose 92%. The increase includes elementary aged children, some as young as 5 — and experts aren’t entirely sure ...

Doctors More Likely to Prescribe Opioids to Covid ‘Long Haulers,’ Raising Addiction Fears

Covid survivors are at risk from a possible second pandemic, this time of opioid addiction, given the high rate of painkillers being prescribed to these patients, health experts say. Use Our Content I...

African Americans are 3 times more likely to die from Asthma than European Americans

African American asthmatics are twice as likely to die from asthma than those who are not of African descent. The airways in the lungs of those who have asthma become swollen and inflamed, narrowing t...

Why are black women ‘five times more likely to die in childbirth’? BBC Stories

According to a recent study from a group that look at the causes of maternal deaths, stillbirths and infant deaths, black women in Britain are five times more likely to die as a result of complication...