American Heart Association

Softball player A.J. Andrews and actress Lyric Ross are using their platforms to spread awareness about heart disease.

Actress Angela Bassett has teamed up with two health-focused organizations to spread awareness about diabetes.

Despite all the talk about prevention and warning signs, more Black young women under 50 are suffering from heart attacks at greater numbers than ever before.

Actor Lamman Rucker joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss the American Heart Association Blood Pressure Awareness Campaign as well as some of his upcoming projects. According to the American Heart Association, more than 40 percent of Blacks in the U.S. have high blood pressure (compared to about 30% of U.S. adults in the general population). “If […]