50 Million Pound Challenge
This web site is an initiative by Dr. Ian Smith, an African American doctor and author, and State Farm Insurance. The web site offers expert advice on health, and an online weight loss tracking tool..
Americans and Alzheimer’s Disease
As this site explains, African Americans may be more
susceptible to the grips of Alzheimer’s disease.
Check out this site to learn more.
American Breastfeeding Alliance
AABA’s purpose is to educate African American
women and families about the important maternal and
infant benefits of breastfeeding.
American Community Health Advisory Committee
The African American Community Health Advisory Committee,
comprised of residents of San Mateo County, is dedicated
to addressing issues impacting our community's health.
American Community Service Agency
Their mission is to preserve the dignity and culture
of a diverse African American community and to provide
services that promote full participation in the general
A website dedicated to everything having to do with
African American health, from exercise and fitness
to food and nutrition, and everything in between.
American Health Coalition, Inc
The goal AFAHC is to build a network of persons committed
to improving the health of African Americans
American Health Programs
The African American Health Program is committed to
eliminating health disparities and improving the number
and quality of years of life for African Americans
in Montgomery County, Maryland.
American Health Issues
This wisdom filled website speaks on issues that plague
many Blacks. Some of these issues include AIDS and
domestic violence, plus many more.
African American Health Network
The African American Health Network seeks to decrease
the health disparities that ravish the African American
community by providing practical, yet powerful informational
The doctor who runs this site feels that, due to the
lack of medical information out there for Blacks,
there needs to be a place to get some basic information
and links to more specific.
Sickle Cell Anemia Association
The American Sickle Cell Anemia Association (ASCAA)
is an organization that provides quality and comprehensive
Mental health is just as important as physical health.
Here you can find an African American therapist to
help you with your mental health needs.
About Black Health
This is a very comprehensive site on many matters
that affect African Americans. There are separate
sections for men’s and women’s health
Association of Black Psychologists
This association seeks to organize their skills and
abilities to influence necessary change and address
significant problems facing black communities.
of Clinicians for the Underserved
This association focuses on issues such as health
care access, elimination of health disparities, and
cultural competency in the health care setting.
Area African American Health Initiative
This initiative seeks to promote and build partnerships
with organizations so that we can work together to
maximize our capacity to serve African-American people
and other communities of color.
The aim of this website is to offer health information
that can raise the quality of life for African Americans.
The Black AIDS Institute is the first Black HIV/AIDS
policy center dedicated to reducing HIV/AIDS health
disparities by mobilizing Black institutions and individuals
in efforts to confront the epidemic in their communities.
Black Biomedical Research Movement
This movement was formed for the purpose of eliminating
our nation’s severe health disparity and increasing
the pool of minority researchers funded by the National
Institutes of Health.
Coalition on AIDS
The mission of BCA is to stop the spread of HIV/AIDS
and eliminate health disparities in the Black community.
This site is a culturally oriented and ethnically
focused comprehensive internet-based health
and medical information provider dedicated to
addressing the special health problems of African-Americans.
Vegetarian Society of Texas
This society’s mission is to educate the public,
particularly the African American community, on the
benefits of a plant-based diet.
The contributors of this site are many, most of whom
are doctors. It’s filled with a lot of health
related information, such as nutrition and fitness,
spiritual and mental health, and finances.
Women’s Health Imperative
The mission of this imperative is to promote optimum
health for Black Women across the life span –
physically mentally and spiritually.
Black Women’s Health Project
This group focuses on empowering Black women to take
personal responsibility for our own health and to
advocate for changes in policies that adversely affect
their health status.
for African American Health
The Center is dedicated to improving the health and
wellbeing of the African American community.
for Black Women’s Wellness
CBWW is a non-profit organization that provides free
and low-cost services to empower black women, and
their families, toward physical, mental and economic
Cultural Health Care Program
One of the goals of this program is to collaborate
with ethnic communities to gain full participation
in the health care system. The site provides information
into the program.
Carolle’s Wellness Center for Midlife Women
Dr. Carolle is a holistic, board certified gynecologist
and menopause and this website offers her services,
along with important information regarding midlife
This website complete African holistic health information
and other tidbits of wisdom. It provides ways to become
more balanced in all areas of your life.
FCH has the unique ability to bridge the divide between
psychological, sociological, biological and spiritual
health at the individual or institutional level.
Rapids African American Health Institute
GRAAHI’s mission is “To promote health
care parity in the Grand Rapids African American community
through advocacy, education and research to achieve
positive health outcomes.”
This mission here is to provide health care information
that engages minority consumers and influences health
Mahogany Baby is also a magazine. This site provides
moms and dads a wealth of information important to
know about issues that may affect you and your children.
Manhattan Physical Exams
Annual checkups, health examinations, medical assessments, preoperative tests and clearances. Proudly serving African American community.
An amazingly comprehensive site, providing African
Americans health information on anything from asthma
to violence, and everything in between.
African American Tobacco Education Network
The National African American
Tobacco Education Network (NAATEN) is a collaborative
of national, state and community based organizations
serving the African American/Black community.
Black Nurses Association
NBNA mission is to provide a forum for collective
action by African American nurses to "investigate,
define and determine what the health care needs of
African Americans are.
Institute of Health
NIH’s site provides Blacks health topics in
an array of areas that the Institute has done research
Not only does Net Wellness provide multiple topics
and conditions for which African Americans can find
information on, but it also provides the option to
“Ask an Expert” for more specific questions.
Nubian is a company that sells African American based
products, such as vitamins and nutritional supplements.
There are an array of articles of the site visitor
African American Health Coalition
The AAHC promotes wellness for African Americans who
live in Portland, Oregon. Their vision is to be the
healthiest African American community in the nation.
Cell Advocates for Research and Empowerment
This site is the first community based website by
and for people with sickle cell disease, their families
and friends, dedicated to the sharing of information
and the development of resources and advocacy skills
for the Analysis of African American Public Health
The Society’s mission includes initiating and
assisting in the improvement, development, maintenance
and utilization of appropriate databases for the understanding
of health problems and needs of African American communities.