Family Health

CareSource and Urban One Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, and Indianapolis have teamed up to bring you a conversation about what shots you need to be healthy and stay healthy. We will discuss the CareSource mission, why vaccines are important, and how they keep the community safe. June 14, 2022 @ 12pm (noon) Learn more about CareSource

Join Urban One as we celebrate Minority Health Month with the 3rd Annual Urban One Columbus Health and Fitness Expo Presented by PrimaryOne Health! It’s happening Saturday, April 23rd from 10 am -3 pm at Linden Community Center, 1350 Briarwood Ave, Columbus, OH 43211. Come out and enjoy a free day of fun and good […]

Have you decided to sit out on the family festivities this holiday season? You’re not the only one and one third of you are wondering how to break the news to their families. Check out the step-by-step guide below on how to let them down easy…     Here’s a step-by-step guide, according to, […]

The city of Columbus has been trending in more ways than one with the events of this past weekend making headlines across the nation. A local club went viral and was temporarily shutdown after having 500 patrons and allegedly not following social distance guidelines. As well as the shooting death of 23 year old, Casey […]

Hey Parents!!! Have your kids told you about this new “Benadryl Challenge” that they have been partaking in on Tik Tok? Of course, they haven’t! The FDA is warning everyone about the dangers of this challenge.   Check out the video below:   According to the FDA, there is yet another new teen craze on […]

Have you been eating out? More people are feeling comfortable with eating out at restaurants especially since there is more availability for outside seating. Of course, you should still be very careful. Here are 4 safety tips for eating at restaurants during COVID… According to HuffPost, here are four tips on how to stay as […]

    In the long run, could the pandemic actually end up IMPROVING our lives in some ways?  There are several things that have changed because of the pandemic and honestly, most of us wouldn’t mind keep it that way, permanently. Here are five good changes we’ve had to make that we want to keep, […]

Check your hand sanitizers!! The FDA is sending out a warning advising the public not to use certain hand sanitizers because they may be toxic when absorbed through the skin or digested. The FDA recommends not using these 9 hand sanitizers: All-Clean Hand Sanitizer (NDC: 74589-002-01) Esk Biochem Hand Sanitizer (NDC: 74589-007-01) CleanCare NoGerm Advanced […]

It’s summer and many of us are in vacation mode but with social distancing and mask being a part of our daily routine, many people are opting to do a staycation instead. Don’t just spend it in front of the TV.  Here are four tips to make the most of a staycation and not waste […]

Have you given any thought into if you would get the corona virus vaccine when it becomes available? Many Americans have, and a new poll show that only about half of said they’d get the vaccine at this time. According to the AP, a new Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll says only […]

It’s so many different germs and virus’s going around these days that everyone is afraid of getting sick. Between several strains of the flu, common colds, pneumonia, and the coronavirus, it seems like it’s almost unavoidable. It could also be very possible that some your own habits may cause you to get sick. Here are […]

We have now become well aware of the fact that teen vaping has become an epidemic. According to the CDC, teen vaping has grown so much that in just one year, e-cigarette use among middle schoolers increased by 48 percent and among high schoolers by 78 percent. Wow! Are you struggling with a teen who […]