Healthy African American Families Company Profile

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News Articles [1663 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.

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.

Hip-hop music influencing more African-Americans to try 'Molly'

(University of South Florida (USF Health)) 'Molly' is growing in popularity within the African-American community. New research shows much of that has to do with rap lyrics.

Disparities in breast cancer tumor characteristics, treatment, time to treatment, and survival probability among African American and white women

Disparities in breast cancer tumor characteristics, treatment, time to treatment, and survival probability among African American and white womenDisparities in breast cancer tumor characteristics, tre...

PubMed Articles [3503 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The sociocultural context of emotion socialization in African American families.

The current paper systematically reviews empirical research on parental emotion socialization in African American families, addressing gaps in a literature that has historically focused on White middl...

Racial differences in family health history knowledge of type 2 diabetes: exploring the role of interpersonal mechanisms.

Collecting complete and accurate family health history is critical to preventing type 2 diabetes. Whether there are any racial difference in family health history knowledge of type 2 diabetes and whet...

Disparity in opinions on lip protrusiveness in contemporary African American faces.

In accordance with the changing demographics in the United States, orthodontists working on various ethnic populations should be more conscious when using the standardized profile analyses for the Afr...

Tests of fit of historically-informed models of African American Admixture.

African American populations in the U.S. formed primarily by mating between Africans and Europeans over the last 500 years. To date, studies of admixture have focused on either a one-time admixture ev...

The Closing Digital Divide: Delivery Modality and Family Attendance in the Pathways for African American Success (PAAS) Program.

Although family-focused, evidence-based programs (EBPs) have the potential to reduce disparities in health and behavioral outcomes for youth, access to such programs is severely limited in the most af...

Clinical Trials [6334 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 ...

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...

Program for African American Cognition & Exercise

The study is designed to develop and evaluate a physical activity promotion program among elderly African Americans with a long-term goal of reducing risk of Alzheimer's disease. The motiv...

Companies [2350 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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