Tag Archives: Black

Hard-to-Treat Hypertension Among Black Adults May Be Linked to Sleep Apnea

Black people are more likely to have hypertension than their white counterparts. Now, new findings published in the journal Circulation suggest that untreated sleep apnea that’s moderate or severe is associated with increased odds of resistant hypertension in African Americans, according to an article by American Heart Association News. Sleep apnea is a serious sleep… Read More »

Black Caregivers Less Likely to Suffer From Depression

Caring for a loved one with cancer can be emotionally taxing. But Black caregivers are less likely to experience distress or depression than white caregivers, according to new findings presented at the 11th American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Cancer Conference, reports AACR. Researchers enrolled 44 African-American and 46 white informal caregivers—family or friends as… Read More »

Priyanka Chopra is Ready to Run the World in Black Puffy Jacket, Which Not Everyone Can Pull Off (See Pics)

Priyanka strutting in shiny puffer jacket in New York. (Photo Credits: Instagram) On Sunday night, soon-to-be bride Priyanka Chopra celebrated her bridal shower at Tiffany & Co. in New York city. She looked ravishing in an ivory ensemble adorning millions worth of jewellery. PC is making headlines not only for her wedding with beau Nick… Read More »