The Dangerous, Life-Changing Effects of Diabetes

The Dangerous, Life-Changing Effects of Diabetes

by Urban Housecall Doctors

Urban radio legend Doug Banks' untimely death shocked the nation. While his battle with diabetes wasn't private, the illness claiming his life was still... Read More

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The Gap Between Black & White Understanding of LGBTs

by Greg Simms Jr.

I was eating dinner with my girlfriend's best friends. Her besties are a gay male couple. A white gay male couple. Truth be told, I'd never... Read More

When Jesus Can’t Fix It: How to Win With Therapy

When Jesus Can’t Fix It: How to Win With Therapy

by Kara I. Stevens

There was a time in my life where I was eating, sleeping, and living in a very, very dark hopeless place. And I knew... Read More

[PLUS ONE] 5 Dating Tips for Broke Dudes

[PLUS ONE] 5 Dating Tips for Broke Dudes

by #teamEBONY

Welcome to Plus One, a funny web series that explores my thoughts and opinions on important issues of the day, but from a plus... Read More

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World Health Organization Revises HIV Guidelines

by #teamEBONY

The World Health Organization has revised its HIV guidelines to recommend that anyone who tests positive for the virus that causes AIDS should be... Read More

Grown & Sexy Homecoming

Grown & Sexy Homecoming

by Kym Allison Backer

Ah, homecoming time. The familiar ritual of the big game, the sea of people in school colors and that sense of nostalgia that hits... Read More

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‘Did My Friend Break Up with Me?’

[ASK B. SCOTT]
'Did My Friend Break Up with Me?'

by B. Scott

Dear B. Scott,   I feel like I’m losing my friend. Here’s what’s going on. My homegirl and I met a few months ago... Read More

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'Why Doesn't My BFF Have Time for Me?'

by B. Scott

Dear B. Scott, My best friend and I have been close for the last 8 years. Up until recently, we were inseparable. Over the... Read More

Editor’s Letter: Built to Last

Editor’s Letter: Built to Last

by Mitzi Miller

Anyone who speaks with me for more than 10 minutes can tell how close I am to my mother, Elsa. Perhaps it’s because she... Read More

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‘Should I Break Up With My Married Boyfriend?’

ASK B. SCOTT:
'Should I Break Up With My Married Boyfriend?'

by B. Scott

Dear B. Scott: I truly value your advice and would greatly appreciate if you could help me with my situation. I'm struggling with my... Read More