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Turning Tragedy Into Triumph- Coach Michael Taylor Interviews Frederick H. Lowe, founder of The NorthStar News and AnalysisThe NorthStar News on The Dr. Vibe Show

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Blacks In The War of 1812

Escaped Slaves' Forgotten Role in War of 1812

Escaped Slaves' Forgotten Role in War of 1812 Helped British take Washington before defeat that led to The Star Spangled Banner
 
by Burney Simpson
Staff Writer, The NorthStar News & Analysis
 
Escaped slaves were central to the British burning of Washington, D.C., during the War of 1812, the conflict that produced “The Star Spangled Banner,” the national anthem that celebrated its 200th anniversary last Saturday.
 
During the war the British promised freedom to the enslaved that worked along the Chesapeake Bay if they joined their forces, according to The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia 1772-1832 by Alan Taylor, the Thomas Jefferson professor of history at the University of Virginia (see today's video).

New Baptist Convention President to Push for Renaissance in the Black Community

New Baptist Convention President to Push for Renaissance in the Black Community by Hazel Trice Edney

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – If the Rev. Dr. Jerry Young, the new president of the National Baptist Convention USA, Inc., has his way, things will change in the black community from the leadership down to the grassroots.

Some Men Reject Blood-Pressure and Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs Because They Affect Their Sex Lives

Some Men Reject Blood-Pressure and Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs Because They Affect Their Sex Lives by Frederick H. Lowe
Staff Writer, The NorthStar News & Analysis
 
Robert A. Winn, M.D., a Chicago-based physician, said that since 1990, 25 to 33 percent of his male patients who suffered from high blood pressure or high cholesterol, refused to take prescribed medications to treat these ailments because they affected their sexual performance.

Fair Seeks to Address Health Disparities Among Black Men

Fair Seeks to Address Health Disparities Among Black Men by Frederick H. Lowe
Staff Writer, The NorthStar News & Analysis
 
Cancer runs in Tyrone Ware's family.

"My grandfather died of colon cancer and my mother died of kidney cancer," Ware said. "I am of a certain age, and I was thinking that I should get checked for prostate cancer."

Black Men Should See a Urologist As Well As a Primary Care Physician, Doctor Says

  Black Men Should See a Urologist As Well As a Primary Care Physician, Doctor Says by Frederick H. Lowe
Staff Writer, The NorthStar News & Analysis
 
Black men should make regularly scheduled visits to urologists the same way women regularly visit gynecologists, Charles S. Modlin, Jr., M.D., told doctors at the University of Illinois Hospital in Chicago on Friday during a mini-symposium on cancer.

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