Cancer is Crazy:<br />
Journals in the Raw, Part III

Cancer is Crazy:
Journals in the Raw, Part III

by Penny Dickerson

August 2006 My middle sister Natalie is a praying fool. She comes to North Carolina hauling a huge heap… Read More

Love and Alcoholism

Love and Alcoholism

by France François

On the morning of my sister’s high school graduation, I found my boyfriend so drunk that he could barely stand up. Even so… Read More

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5 Facts About the 'Affordable Care Act'

Understanding Obamacare:
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We’ve heard about it in bits and pieces over the past three years — Read More

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Can a Lack of Sleep Make You Fat?

[GET LIFE]
Can a Lack of Sleep Make You Fat?

by Erika Nicole Kendall

Early last week, a study was… Read More

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Is Diet Soda Bad for Your Metabolism?

[GET LIFE]
Is Diet Soda Bad for Your Metabolism?

by Erika Nicole Kendall

Diet sodas are getting new-found attention this month with some saying they have the potential to negatively affect the body’s… Read More

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Beat the Heat!

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by Dr. Aletha Maybank

As most of you are aware, it is HOT! The National Weather Service is forecasting… Read More

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Time for "A Real Conversation" on HIV/AIDS and Blacks

by Rod McCullom

Today is the 18th Annual National HIV… Read More

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Taking an Oral HIV Test in Your Home

[DOCTOR'S ORDERS]
Taking an Oral HIV Test in Your Home

by Dr. Aletha Maybank

Many of us keep condoms on hand to prevent transmitting sexually transmitted diseases and infections. What about keeping an HIV test… Read More

[GET LIFE]<br />
Obesity: A Disease?

[GET LIFE]
Obesity: A Disease?

by Erika Nicole Kendall

In a landmark decision last week, the American Medical Association chose to Read More

[GET LIFE]<br />
Just Say ‘NO’ to Booty Injections

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Just Say ‘NO’ to Booty Injections

by Erika Nicole Kendall

A young mother to two beautiful little girls—ages 7 and 8—visits a cosmetic surgery center in Miami. She plunks down… Read More

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