Healthy African American Families Company Profile

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News Articles [1668 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Barbershop-based healthcare study successfully lowers high blood pressure in African-American men

(Cedars-Sinai Medical Center) African-American men successfully lowered their high blood pressure to healthy levels when aided by a pharmacist and their local barber, according to a new study from the...

National Nutrition Month Highlight: Aramark and American Heart Association Helping Children and Families Lead Healthier Lives

Kim Wright, Senior Manager of Healthy Living for the American Heart Association Discusses Progress of Healthy for Life 20 By 20 Community Engagement SOURCE: Aramark DESCRIPTION:March is National Nutri...

ASCO: Overall Survival Up for African-American Men With mCRPC

THURSDAY, June 7, 2018 -- Overall survival is increased for African-American men with metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) versus Caucasian men treated with docetaxel/prednisone (DP...

HIV diagnoses continue to increase among African-Americans

African-Americans are still much more likely to be diagnosed with HIV than white Americans. A new paper on the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the African-American community shows that despite recent drops in HI...

African-American men with prostate cancer show stronger response to hormone therapy

African-American men with advanced prostate cancer might be more responsive than white men to an anti-androgen drug and steroids, according to a study led by Duke Cancer Institute researchers.

Home-Based Program Improves Asthma Control in African-American Youth

A community-based intervention significantly improved lung function in African-American adolescents with poorly controlled asthma in a randomized controlled trial. Reuters Health Information

Prostate Cancer Screening in African-American Men

In this video, Dr. Judd Moul discusses disparities in prostate cancer screening among African-American men, and the need for more research in this area.

Large study on aggressive prostate cancer in African-American men

The largest coordinated research effort to study biological

PubMed Articles [3371 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The World Health Organization - Community Empowerment Model in Addressing Food Insecurity in Low-Income African-American Women: A Review of the Literature.

Numerous researchers have examined the serious consequences of food insecurity and food deserts affecting the nutritional health of poor or low-income African-American women and their families. Food i...

Recruiting and engaging African-American men in health research.

Improving the health of black and minority ethnic (BME) men in the US continues to be a public health priority. Compared with men of other races and ethnicities, African-American men have higher rates...

Ontario's Healthy Babies Healthy Children Screen tool: identifying postpartum families in need of home visiting services in Ottawa, Canada.

Across Ontario, the Healthy Babies Healthy Children (HBHC) postpartum screening tool is routinely used to identify families with potential risk of negative development outcomes for children.

Violent Behaviors, Weapon Carrying, and Firearm Homicide Trends in African American Adolescents, 2001-2015.

African American youths have the highest risk for firearm and other weapon related homicides. This study utilized the national Youth Risk Behavior Surveys from 2001 to 2015 to assess trends in violenc...

Health-related quality of life of African-American female breast cancer survivors, survivors of other cancers, and those without cancer.

The purpose of this study was to compare differences in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) between African-American female breast cancer survivors, African-American female survivors of other cance...

Clinical Trials [6744 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Preventing Substance Use and Risky Behavior Among Rural African American Youth

The Rural African American Families Health (RAAFH) Project is a federally funded research study designed to evaluate the effectiveness two prevention programs designed for rural African Am...

Family Eats: Cancer Prevention for Families

Poor diets lead to weight problems, and may increase cancer risk. Cancers may develop over a long period of time, with some possibly initiating in childhood. Therefore, promoting healthy ...

Strong African American Families STEPS Project

The most common approach to preventing alcohol use involves providing a well-designed program in preadolescence just prior to or upon entering middle school. This approach does not have lo...

African American Knowledge Optimized for Mindfully Healthy Adolescents

The purpose of this study is to better understand how African American families identify and treat emotional and behavioral concerns associated with depression in their adolescent youth. ...

HIV Prevention Program for African American Teen Males

The purpose of this study is to test if sexual health interventions can reduce the incidence of STIs among African American teens (15 to 21 years old). By doing this study, we hope to help...

Companies [2383 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Healthy African American Families

African American Office of Gay Concerns (AAOGC)

AAOGC has a mission to serve as a resource for the well-being of men of color, inclusive of, but not limited to the gay, bisexual, transgendered and questioning communities through outreach, education...

Association of African American Professionals, Inc. (AAAP)

Pennsylvania Governor's Advisory Commission on African American Affairs

BET Networks

BET Networks, a division of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), is the nation's leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news and public affairs television programming for the African-American au...

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