Indiana Family’s Experience with Rare Epilepsy May Help Other African Americans

More than a quarter of a million African-Americans across the U. S. have been diagnosed with epilepsy. For these families, it means the ability to give wisdom to other families as they give care and extra protection for that diagnosed loved one — even protection from some in the medical field. “As an African-American, there are documented instances of...

President Biden will try to close Guantanamo after ‘robust’ review

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — President Joe Biden will seek to close the prison on the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay following a review process, resuming a project begun under the Obama administration, the White House said Friday. Aides involved in internal discussions are considering an executive action to be signed by Biden in coming weeks or months, two people familiar...

President Joe Biden finds allegations about Gov. Andrew Cuomo ‘hard to read,’ White House says

CLOSE Reporters asked President Biden if New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo should resign. Biden said "we should wait to see" the results of the investigation into alleged sexual misconduct by Cuomo. Other prominent Democrats say the Governor should resign. (March 15) ...

Menthol Cigarettes Kill Many Black People. A Ban May Finally Be Near.

Menthol is a substance found in mint plants, and it can also be synthesized in a lab. It creates a cooling sensation in tobacco products and masks the harshness of the smoke, making it more tolerable. Some studies have shown that menthol also acts as a mild anesthetic. Back in 1953, when menthol was not widely used, a Philip...