Black Women Are Still Fighting for Our Lives Even if GOP Health Care Bill Fails

Black Women Are Still Fighting for Our Lives Even if GOP Health Care Bill Fails

by Marcela Howell, Founder and Executive Director, In Our Own Voice: National Black Women’s Reproductive Justice

Republicans have now tried and failed three times to pass health care bills that would dismantle the Affordable Care Act — and potentially cut... Read More

[URBAN ORGANIC] 6 Tips to Prepare for a Cleanse

[URBAN ORGANIC] 6 Tips to Prepare for a Cleanse

by Crystal Whaley

Detox, cleanse, fast…these words are thrown around by many people who are just trying to get healthy, but what's the difference between them? And... Read More

Dr. Kiki Hurt

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE] Medical Doctor Uses Music as her Ministry

by Brooke Obie

“We're all about changing the way medical information is delivered,” Dr. Kiki Hurt, founder of the media company Global Music 4 Life, tells EBONY.com.... Read More

[URBAN ORGANIC]
The Best Food Co-ops and Farmers Markets in NYC [PHOTOS]

[URBAN ORGANIC]
The Best Food Co-ops and Farmers Markets in NYC [PHOTOS]

by #teamEBONY

"What we eat affects everything. It helps determine the way we learn, think, and communicate with each other,” says Ola Ronke, environmental educator at Weeksville Heritage Center in... Read More

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE] Kierra ‘Kiki’ Sheard Sheds Pounds to Get Her Spiritual Weight Up

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE] Kierra ‘Kiki’ Sheard Sheds Pounds to Get Her Spiritual Weight Up

by Brooke Obie

There is something extraordinarily powerful about hearing a child declare with complete conviction, “If God says, ‘Go,’ you do what Christ tells you to... Read More

Byron Hurt Serves Up Healthy ‘Soul Food’

Byron Hurt Serves Up Healthy ‘Soul Food’

by Jamilah Lemieux

Black folks have a complicated relationship with soul food. For many of us, the mere mention of fried chicken, mac and cheese, greens and... Read More

Jerry Bembry

Prostate Cancer: Still A Silent Killer

by The Root

Twenty-one years ago my mother, Mary Lewis, learned that she had cancer. It was skin cancer — melanoma — doctors told her, and by... Read More

Charlie Wilson Creates Awareness on Prostate Cancer in Black Community

Charlie Wilson Creates Awareness on Prostate Cancer in Black Community

by #teamEBONY

Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, producer and prostate cancer survivor Charlie Wilson and Janssen Biotech, Inc. are teaming up on Making Awareness a Priority: Putting Prostate... Read More