This Postpartum App Is Changing The Mental Health Care Space For Black Mothers

Black America Web Featured Video CLOSE   Source: LeoPatrizi / Getty Postpartum depression impacts 1 in 8 women across the United States. PPD, also known as perinatal depression is a mood disorder that can occur after giving birth. Many women experience debilitating symptoms like anxiety, fear, and hopelessness after childbirth. Sometimes,...

Missouri School District’s Embrace of Paddling Bucks Trends

Sept. 7, 2022 – Child development experts expressed dismay that a Missouri school district is reviving paddling as punishment despite overwhelming scientific evidence against it.“So much research has been done over the years that demonstrates that corporal punishment is harmful to children,” says Allison Jackson, MD, a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Child Abuse and...

Shemar Moore Welcomes Baby Girl at 52: “Already the Love of My Life!” – BlackDoctor.org

(Photo by Rich Polk/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Television) Actor Shemar Moore played a lot of things on screen: doctor, playboy, son, boy toy, and SWAT team expert on the long-running S.W.A.T. TV show on CBS. But now the 52-year-old handsome actor is finally playing the biggest role of his life off-screen: the role of a dad. The actor took...

Juul to Pay $438.5 Million for Its Role in Teen Vaping Crisis

By Cara Murez HealthDay ReporterHealthDay ReporterWEDNESDAY, Sept. 7, 2022 (HealthDay News) – Juul Labs said Tuesday it will pay $438.5 million, without acknowledging wrongdoing, to settle dozens of lawsuits filed over company practices that may have fueled widespread vaping among American teens."This settlement with 34 states and territories is a significant part of our ongoing commitment to resolve issues...