Category: Health News
Hear a message from Sylvia Tyree. She is a breast cancer advocate and past president and board member of the organization Sisters Conquering Cancer, a Virginia-based non-profit that works to increase cancer awareness in African American communities. She is also a BWHS participant.
Read a ScienceDaily.com report of BWHS research looking at the link between childhood abuse and adult-onset asthma. (12/2012)
Read an afro.com article about the BWHS, with Advisory Board member Ellen Grant, PhD, LICSW-R, Principle Investigator Lynn Rosenberg, ScD and Co-Principle Investigator Julie Palmer, ScD (8/29/2012)
Read the Los Angeles Times article about the BWHS study that examines the link between childhood abuse and obesity.
BWHS preliminary research on sarcoidosis in black women reported by CBS.