Licensed psychologist Dr. Ebony Butler addresses Black mental health and managing aches and pains rooted in emotional distress.


White patients are more likely than Black patients to be given opioid medication for pain in American emergency departments.

According to a new study, the painkiller acetaminophen — best known as Tylenol — does not help treat a particular type of pain. The researchers found the drug was no more effective than a dummy pill for more than 1,600 people suffering from acute lower back pain. Besides showing no effect in easing discomfort, the […]