Alzheimer's Disease

Study Shows African-Americans Prone to Late Onset Alzheimer’s Disease

by Danielle Pointdujour

A study from researchers at the Mayo Clinic, published in the February issue of the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, may show some insights into... Read More

Auntie Fee Q Worldstar

[Doctors’ Notes] Now is the Time to Fight Off Heart Disease

by Urban Housecall Doctors

We were all shocked to learn that viral video cooking star, Felicia ‘Auntie Fee’ Odell passed away suddenly over the weekend. The cause of... Read More

Stacie J.

How ‘The Apprentice’ Star Stacie J. Survived A Life-Threatening Brain Aneurysm

by Erickka Sy Savané

Stacie J. is a fighter. Some of us may remember seeing her duking it out on Season 2 of NBC’s ‘The Apprentice.’ But that... Read More

Parkinson's Disease

Doctors’ Notes: What You Need to Know About Parkinson’s Disease

by Urban Housecall Doctors

Last night’s Season Two premiere of Greenleaf, the breakout soap opera from OWN, confirmed our suspicions that we can expect more of the rollercoaster-like twists and... Read More

Retired NFL Player Lance Briggs Battling CTE

Retired NFL Player Lance Briggs Battling CTE

by Kathy Chaney

Lance Briggs, who had a 12-year career with the Bears, teamed with Sqor.com to develop the multi-episode original production “Lance Briggs|Time of My Life” to... Read More

Young Mother Encourages Blacks to ‘Be the Match’ and Donate Bone Marrow

Young Mother Encourages Blacks to ‘Be the Match’ and Donate Bone Marrow

by NINA HEMPHILL REEDER

Prior to the fall of 2016, Shaunise Robinson already had a lot on her plate. The 27-year-old was a mother to a 4-year-old toddler... Read More

Tia Mowry

Tia Mowry Shows You How to Cook Your Way to a ‘Whole New You’

by Shameika Rhymes

March is Endometriosis Awareness Month and according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, more than 6 million women in the United... Read More

Check Out What This College is Doing for the Community

Check Out What This College is Doing for the Community

by #teamEBONY

March 20 is officially recognized as World Oral Health Day, but Tennessee’s Meharry Medical College plans to get an early start on March 11. According... Read More

#ADayWithoutABlackPerson

A Silent War: The Battle Between Black Women and Fibroids

by Tomika Anderson

Nicci Morris was a newlywed when she discovered mysterious masses lurking inside her body 12 years ago. The then-Cincinnati-based writer and editor and her... Read More

What You Need to Know About Eating Disorders

What You Need to Know About Eating Disorders

by Aysha Ives, M.S.

Stephanie Covington Armstrong was taking care of loved ones and handling her business when the emotional scars of childhood sexual abuse began to surface.... Read More