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Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness

U.S. Spends Too Much on Healthcare Not Enough on Social Benefits

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — You can’t escape taxes.  You can’t escape death either but where you live determines how long you will live. A...

Dr. Jordan Says HIV Can be Prevented

By Clare Bratten NASHVILLE, TN — Despite medicine that can prevent it, HIV still spreads due to secrecy and shame in the Black community, according...

Metro Public Health Department Offers Special Flu Shot Clinic Friday as...

  NASHVILLE, TN — The Metro Public Health Department is taking part in a state-wide effort to make it easier to get the best protection...

Minorities Wait for Kidney Transplants

By Clare Bratten NASHVILLE, TN — Contradicting fears and myths about kidney transplants is critical for Dr. Clarence Foster, Surgical Director of Organ Transplant for...

Obamacare on the Ropes

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN – Republicans are playing politics with healthcare. “They’ve been saying they are going to repeal and replace for seven years,” says Michele...

Take 10 On Tuesdays Featuring Dr. Katherine Y. Brown

Dr. Katherine Y. Brown, owner of Learn CPR America, is this week’s guest on Take 10 On Tuesdays. Dr. Brown has dedicated herself to...

Take 10 On Tuesdays Featuring Kevin Bazile

Fitness instructor Kevin Bazile is this week’s guest on Take 10 On Tuesdays with The Tennessee Tribune. Bazile tells Social Media director Jason Luntz...

Nashville Black Chamber of Commerce Business Profile: Kevin Bazile

At 80/20 Fitness, the experience is like no other. This is not just a gym, but it is an environment where all members are...

Manage Your Diabetes By Changing to a Vegan Diet

Here’s another reason to give the vegan lifestyle a try – it can help lower blood sugar over time for diabetics. That’s right. A...

Take 10 On Tuesdays Featuring Cathy Heimerdinger

Cathy Heimerdinger, founder of Meals 4 Health & Healing, discusses the mission of the foundation with Tribune Editorial Director Sandra Long Weaver. She is...