Tag Archives: Black

Men’s Health Week: Five things Black men should do for their health

Loading the player… International Men’s Health Week is recognized each year the week leading up to Fathers’ Day in an effort to heighten awareness of preventable health problems among men and boys and encourage early detection and treatment of disease. In honor of Men’s Health Week, Fathers’ Day and Juneteenth, theGrio spoke to Dr. Denrick… Read More »

The Rock Showed Off His Shredded Physique Before Filming a Shirtless Black Adam Scene

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has made no secret of the amount of hard work that he has put into preparing for the eponymous role in DC’s upcoming blockbuster Black Adam. Ever since it was announced that he had been cast as the iconic book character, Johnson has been hitting the gym to build more muscle… Read More »

Gentrification and declining Black population may be a key factor behind San Francisco’s declining HIV rates

Dramatic declines in HIV diagnoses in San Francisco have been attributed to testing, treatment and PrEP, but the declining Black population in the city is an unexamined factor, Dr Jade Pagkas-Bather of the University of Chicago and colleagues argue in the December issue of The Lancet HIV. There has been a 22% fall in San… Read More »

UK: Black people less likely to be engaged in HIV care, with more cases of viral rebound

There are ethnic disparities in relation to two key indicators of the quality of HIV care, but there are no differences in viral suppression within a year of starting treatment, Dr Rageshri Dhairyawan told the virtual British HIV Association (BHIVA) conference yesterday. Although the differences are not large, dealing with them is necessary if the… Read More »

What is a southern black widows diet

Southern black widows are normally predators, but under special circumstances they can serve as prey. MacKay WP. Juveniles of both sexes resemble the male and are harmless. Blafk Permanente Journal Common Spider Species: Black Widow Black widow spiders are greatly feared by many, and perhaps rightly so; they are considered the most venomous spider in… Read More »