NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – African American men have the lowest life expectancy of any ethnic group in the country due to health issues like diabetes, high blood pressure, stroke, and cancer.
Dr. Clenton Coleman weighs in on a new study that linked breast cancer to childbirth, plus the CDC issues a warning about neti pots after a woman died from a brain disease linked to tap water.
On STATE OF AFFAIRS WITH STEVE ADUBATO, Dr. Coleman discusses how race and healthcare are directly related, why African Americans are less likely to be organ donors and how repealing the ACA will affect the nation.
Dr. Clenton Coleman on WNYW's Fox 5 Health Watch talking about signs, symptoms and prevention of the Adenovirus after a college student dies from the illness.
Opioids are often prescribed to treat pain, but a new study now finds the prescription drugs may not be much better than over the counter medications. Dr. Clenton Coleman discusses the findings on Fox 5 NY.
Dr. Clenton Coleman talks about the FDA's move to make it easier to access prescription meds without a prescription, plus the link between ADHD and social media.