Open post The brothers of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated, Alpha and Beta chapters, hosted a car wash.

Water’s ways can help in heatwave

  By: Aaron Holland and Reginald Payne August, 2017 Aaron and Reggie, from the Washington D.C. cohort of the Urban Health Media Project, hit the streets to find out the best way to beat the heat. After doing a bit of research and planning, they found the perfect interviewees, the energetic brothers of Omega...

Open post Robin Gladden and Elfatih Abusa discuss their medical challenges.

Living a full life with chronic conditions

    By Berri Wilmore, Jayne O’Donnell and Louis Steptoe September, 2017 Robin Gladden has looked death in the face. It wasn’t due to her being raised by abusive, drug-addicted parents in a trauma-plagued community. Instead, she says it was because of mistakes and neglect by the health care system. Gladden, 62, is a...

Open post Carmen Garner said the bandage tattoo on his wrist represents his triumph over his family tribulations. "It was a reminder that I'm healed.”

Art helped heal teacher and now his students

  By Janiya Battle and Ashanea Parker September 2017 Carmen Garner turns to art to cope with his traumatic past and show kids going through similar situations how to cope positively through art and art therapy. “As a child, I thought things were normal (when) I’d come home and see my mom shooting heroin,...