In Her Words: Vanessa Bell Calloway Shares Her Breast Cancer Survival Story

In Her Words: Vanessa Bell Calloway Shares Her Breast Cancer Survival Story

by Vanessa Bell Calloway As Told To Najja Parker   Oct 16, 2015

Six years ago, I woke up from my sleep with the funniest feeling. Others call it a hunch or voices from the dead, but... Read More

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[NAILS OF THE WEEK]
Support Breast Cancer Awareness with this Easy Mani!

by Loren Lee   Oct 20, 2014

This week we caught up with Casandra Lamar, a freelance nail artist based in Brooklyn, NY. Every October we’re looking for new ways to... Read More

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Celebrating Breast Cancer Survivors

by #teamEBONY   Oct 24, 2013

As you may or may not know, October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  According to the Center for Disease Control, an estimated 40,000... Read More

Fighting Cancer One Woman at a Time

Fighting Cancer One Woman at a Time

by Linda Wright Moore   Dec 26, 2012

They are two women from very different worlds, nurses who have succeeded despite discrimination, dislocation and other challenges. Over the years, they have dedicated... Read More

Why Is Breast Cancer Killing So Many Black Women?

Why Is Breast Cancer Killing So Many Black Women?

by Jamila Aisha Brown   Oct 31, 2012

Although 1 out of 8 women will develop breast cancer in the United States, it remains deadliest for Black women.  A recent study by... Read More

[INTERVIEW] R & B Newcomer Antoine Dunn Digs Deep

[INTERVIEW] R & B Newcomer Antoine Dunn Digs Deep

by Margena A. Christian   Oct 16, 2012

In the scope of today’s musical smorgasbord, Antoine Dunn’s offerings of “old school yet new school slant” are fortifying. The 24-year-old vocalist hopes that... Read More