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Denzel Washington receives the Hollywood Legacy Award at the 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Honors ceremonies. Photo couresy of ABFF Honors.
Denzel Washington tested positive for COVID-19, and he missed the Presidential Medal of Freedom conferment ceremonies yesterday.
As we continue through the winter, states around the US are experiencing drastic increases in their numbers of confirmed COVID cases. According to michigan.gov, the average number of confirmed COVID cases in Michigan over the past five days, as of January 3rd, 2022, is 12,247 per day. BLAC spoke...
Victoria Dooley, M.D. The evolving conversation about COVID-19 has turned from the majority of the discussion revolving around whether or not people should receive one of the three vaccines on offer. Now, the topic of debate for those who did elect to get “the jab” is whether or not to...
Central City Integrated Health
This physician heads the ‘one-stop shop’ health care center committed to offering high-quality care to Detroit’s most vulnerable groups.
COVID-19 vaccine
A COVID-19 vaccine could be just weeks away for the most vulnerable among us. Here’s what we know so far.
The seasonal flu and COVID-19 can present similar symptoms, and so protecting against the flu can help avoid confusion.
immune health
A strong immune system is the first line of defense against infection.
Schools reopening
Had a conversation with school officials about COVID-19 reopening plans and heightened racial tensions, and how that might impact your child this fall?
Ascension Michigan
African Americans are more likely to have preexisting conditions, such as hypertension, diabetes and obesity, putting them at a higher risk of complications from the coronavirus.
social technologies
They’ve kept us connected to one another, granted us public spaces to share and grieve, allowed those of us lucky enough to be able the ability to work from home – and then, when all else failed, helped us dance it out.
Black artists
For Detroit’s artists, maintaining stability, sanity and inspiration is a special challenge right now.
Virtual Calling via Google DUO During my dad’s stay in the hospital, it was frustrating not to see him or get updates from the medical staff.  We spoke on the phone several times a day, but it was hard to understand how he was doing and how he was progressing....