Second Edition | May 2021
Phi Kappa Kappa Health News
In Partnership with Black Health Matters
A comprehensive health newsletter created for the Phi Kappa Kappa Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
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The CDC Announces New Mask Guidelines for Fully Vaccinated People
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released new mask guidelines for people who are fully vaccinated. Now, those who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 no longer need to wear masks or engage in social distancing, the guidelines say.
6 Steps to Get Spruced Up for Spring
Women know it’s almost time to break out the spring beauty rituals: getting their feet ready for sandals, choosing the perfect nail color to rock with their warm-weather frocks and trading in their heavy winter moisturizer for a lighter version.

Understanding the Biggest Health Risks for Men
Do you know the biggest health risks for men? The list is surprisingly short. The top causes of death among adult men in the U.S. are heart disease, cancer, unintentional injuries, chronic lower respiratory disease and stroke, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
5 Ways to Recharge Your Batteries in the Afternoon
When 4 o’clock snack time rolls around, what should you do to recharge your batteries?
Do you start the day strong, but run out of steam a couple of hours after lunchtime? 
Staying Agile at Any Age
You may have noticed a few of the signs already. Maybe when you get up in the morning, you’re stiffer than you used to be. Or your knees get achy after sitting awhile.
Best 10 Foods for Arthritis Pain
If you’re struggling with pain from arthritis, eating the right food can help ease the hurt.
Scientists have discovered that certain foods, along with medication, may reduce arthritis-related inflammation and pain.

7 Ways You Could Be Making Your Spring Allergies Worse
The days are warming and the flowers are blooming. You know what that means: It’s time for spring allergies. And it may sound crazy, but you could be inadvertently making things worse! 
Rheumatoid Arthritis: It's More Than Aching Joints
This debilitating autoimmune disease can affect organs
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a long-term disease that leads to inflammation of the joints and surrounding tissues. It can also affect other organs.
Support a Loved One with Hearing Loss
Do you know someone with hearing loss? With nearly 50 million Americans suffering from hearing loss, you probably do. Hearing loss does not discriminate.
Terence Green, Basileus
Stan Paschal, Health Initiatives Chair
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