Author Archives: Chelsea Lenora White

Understanding Kidney Failure.

Sometimes kidneys are no longer able to filter and clean blood. This can cause unsafe levels of waste products to build up. This is known as kidney (or renal) failure. Unless it is treated, this can cause death. Kidney (renal) failure is when kidneys donâ ...

Colon Cancer and Blacks.

Colorectal cancer (CRC) remains the third most common cause of malignancy-related death in men and women in the United States. Each year, about 140,000 Americans are diagnosed with colon cancer, and more than 50,000 die from it. That’s bad news, but for ...

Ambassadors for Justice.

TSU, ACLU-Texas and Anthony Graves build powerful alliance to help change Texas criminal justice system It was a brisk, cloudy day. Seven people had walked into the Martin Luther King (MLK) Humanities building auditorium on Texas Southern University’s c ...

If the Black Dollar Could Talk.

I am a Black dollar. I am the most disrespected piece of currency on the planet Earth. My potential is limitless, but my own people treat me like I’m completely worthless. They hand me over to people who care nothing about them in exchange for superfici ...