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Radio One and St Jude Children’s Research Hospital recently hosted the 14th annual Urban Radio Cares for St. Jude Kids event that united celebrities, radio personalities and a community of Mainstream Urban, R&B and Gospel music fans across the country from March 2-3 to raise $1.3 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®. Celebrity supporters […]

(Black PR Wire) SAN FRANCISCO– Alto Pharmacy (“Alto”), a patient-centric telehealth pharmacy committed to health and well being, today announced a three-year partnership with the Howard University College of Pharmacy (“HUCOP”). Under the program, Alto will contribute $450,000 to support scholarships for approximately five students each of the three years. This builds on an existing […]

Chicago, IL – April 19, 2021 —  Pastor Smokie Norful and Victory Cathedral Worship Center partnered with the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and the Illinois National Guard to host a one-day vaccination site at the church for residents in Bolingbrook and surrounding communities. This is the first time Victory has hosted a vaccination […]

MIAMI, Jan. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — COVID Vaccines: Ask the Experts, a one-hour Virtual Town Hall is offering the public around the country an opportunity to ask and get answers to their questions about COVID-19 and the vaccines, LIVE on January 27th at 7 PM EST. This unique event will be available @AllHealthGo’s Facebook and YouTube pages and streamed on www.allhealthtv.com.

Al Roker, the long-time co-anchor on the TODAY show and arguably one of America’s favorite weathermen, announced today that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer and will be undergoing surgery to have his prostate removed. The 66-year-old explained he wanted to publicly reveal his diagnosis to shed light on this disease that has and still is […]

As the race to find a vaccine for the coronavirus continues, and news out of Russia hints at a possible COVID-19 vaccination win, and many other countries are pushing to get a vaccine…. Remember to keep the following questions in Mind? =========== *Exactly what is in the Covid-19 Vaccine? * How many different types of […]

NEW YORK, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Award-winning actress, producer, entrepreneur and New York Times best-selling author Gabrielle Union announced the re-launch of her hair care collection for textured hair, Flawless By Gabrielle Union. The new collection includes an array of options, affordably priced between $4 – $10, that empowers consumers to customize a regimen specific to their texture and style preferences. Flawless By Gabrielle Union is a majority Black-Owned […]

NEW YORK, March 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Given the high uncertainty on how the epidemiological trajectory of COVID-19 and the economic response to this crisis will develop over the next few months, The Conference Board has developed three scenarios for the development of the US economy through the remainder of 2020. According to The Conference Board’ analysis, the […]

As the number of coronavirus continues to climb, Gov. Northam has ordered all schools to remain closed for the rest of the school year.  He also is placing additional restrictions on businesses including restaurants which must now do carry-out, curbside or delivery only. Additionally recreational businesses, including movie theaters, bowling alleys, etc., must close.  Hair […]

Source: The Washington Post / GettyGovernor Ralph Northam has declared a state of emergency as the coronavirus continues to spread throughout the commonwealth.  To date the Virginia Department of Health has confirmed at least 18  “presumptive positive cases” with the lastest case turning up in Harrisburg. As a result, area schools and colleges are responding […]

Richmond, VA – March 13, 2020 — Now that Mayor Levar Stoney has announced that major events in Richmond should be postponed or canceled, that’s what many businesses, schools, organizations and events are doing, due to health risks surrounding the coronavirus.  Here’s the latest list of canceled or postponed events: Chesterfield County Public Schools will […]

PALM BEACH, Florida, March 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Despite all the frantic worldwide research efforts, costing billions of dollars, to find a vaccine or some other effective treatment for the coronavirus, the answer still remains elusive. The virus is not only hurting people… but it is threatening business as well! A recent article in the Wall Street Journal described the situation this […]