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(SILVER SPRING, MD) – October 23, 2019 – TV One’s original auto-biographical series UNCENSORED features athlete Lamar Odom on Sunday, October 27 at 9 p.m. ET/8C. The edgy docu-series explores the private lives of some of today’s most notable personalities. Born to Cathy Mercer and raised in Queens, New York, Lamar Odom was surrounded by a world of drugs that plagued his […]

Disgraced Bill Cosby has been sentenced to 3 to 10 years in state prison, which means he will be handcuffed and taken to a maximum security prison later today. The news for the comedian is only getting worse.  Once dubbed as America’s Dad, now a Pennsylvania judge has ruled that Bill Cosby is a sexually […]

Dave Hollister is one of the few singers out there who moves seamlessly between R&B and gospel music.

In this edition of Faith Walking, Erica Campbell asks, “who can God use?” The answer to that, she reveals, is anybody. She talks about how sometimes we might feel insecure about ourselves to the point where we feel like God can’t use us for his glory. We worry about where our parents come from, the […]

     People are hurting and medicating on deadly drugs. Painkillers were concocted to ease bodily pain and not make you mentally high. Right? Yes, painkillers block pain but produces a high. The word on the streets is prescription drugs are “easy” to get and can make you high for hours. What can be done […]

During Friday's edition on NewsOne Now, Jerrold Winter, Ph.D, Professor of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at the University of New York at Buffalo spoke with Roland Martin about pain management, opioid dependence and the true meaning of addition.

The source, who is unnamed, said it is not clear if the opioid "caused or contributed to the musician's death."

Attorney William Mauzy confirmed that Dr. Howard Kornfeld, a California-based specialist and a national authority on opioid addiction treatment, was contacted by representatives for the entertainer who said Prince "was dealing with a grave medical emergency." Mauzy works with the Kornfeld family.

The singer, who died April 21, began requesting foods that were easier to digest, chef Ray Roberts told the AP. He was also fighting off "waves of sore throats and frequent upset stomachs."

Prince‘s longtime lawyer, L. Londell McMillen, vehemently denied rumors that the artist was a drug abuser, arguing that he led a clean and healthy lifestyle, reports The Associated Press: McMillan told the news outlet in a phone interview Monday night that he “spoke to Prince the Sunday before he died, after it was reported that […]