DeKalb Medical

Sadly, the face of someone having a stroke is more likely to be that of an African American.   The good news is that more and more people in this community are beginning to realize it.  That’s because , an ever increasing  number of Blacks are being treated for High Blood Pressure.  The fact is African […]

Ever since I turned age 40, whenever I went to my gynecologist for my annual check-up, she would always write out an order so I could schedule a mammogram as soon as possible. I confess. Sometimes I would never schedule it because it was always such an uncomfortable, downright painful experience. Remembering all that squeezing […]

Face the Fact: According to the CDC (Centers For Disease Control), African Americans have a higher incidence of HIV infection of all racial/ethnic groups in the United States. Compared with other races and ethnicities, African Americans account for a higher proportion of HIV infections at all stages, from new infections to deaths. Look at the […]

Ladies, there’s nothing men hate more than having the doctor examining his prostate. And that’s putting it mildly. The man in your life would rather sit through a chick flick followed by an afternoon of scrapbooking. You get the point? Here’s the thing. You will probably need to schedule this particular doctor’s appointment for the […]