This Week's Articles-The Orlando Times
National Diabetes Awareness Month:The Types, The Stats, The Disparities
COMPILED BY JALESSA CASTILLO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Millions of people around the world live with diabetes or know someone living with diabetes. In fact, 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year. While the various types of diabetes aren’t yet curable, it is a very treatable disease. People with diabetes can live long, healthy, and happy lives...READ MORE
The History Of The Black Vote
Not that long ago, African-Americans did not even have the right to vote. But today, Black voters have emerged as a strong political force that are being intensely pursued by politicians in every level of government.
In 2020, they are likely to account for at least one out of every four ballots cast in the Democratic Party’s presidential primaries, more than tripling — and perhaps even quadrupling — the share they accounted for just a few decades ago, according to NBC news...READ MORE