Fight Addiction by Reducing Opioid Use After Surgery | Healthiest Communities Health News

Driven by dangerously potent opioids like the synthetic substance fentanyl, deaths from drug overdoses are skyrocketing. Fatal overdoses among adolescents doubled between 2019 and 2020. And Black men – who…

“Melanated Skin-Toned Communities Are Often Marginalized” | Naomi Osaka Taps Colin Kaepernick For Skin Care Line

Image Credit: Twitter screen shot Naomi Osaka has been more than an athlete since her breakout after defeating Serena Williams at the U.S. Open in 2018, and her recent skin…

Shedding light on mental health in Black and brown communities

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — There is immense shock and sorrow over the tragic death of former Miss America, Cheslie Kryst. The 30-year-old Extra correspondent jumped from a high rise apartment…

Study: Opioid Deaths Have Surged Among Older Black Men | Healthiest Communities Health News

Opioid overdose deaths among older adults in the U.S. have grown fastest among Black men, a new study shows, offering more evidence that a deadly drug crisis once seen as…