Serious As a Heart Attack:<br />
10 Things Black Women Need to Know About Heart Disease

Serious As a Heart Attack:
10 Things Black Women Need to Know About Heart Disease

by #teamEBONY

Friday, Feb. 1, is National Wear Red Day.  It’s a day to shine a spotlight on heart disease, the No. 1 killer of women… Read More

Star Jones

The Heart of the Matter
RAISING AWARENESS

by Margena A. Christian

Star Jones is noted for being an outspoken attorney, author and TV personality, but it wasn’t until she was diagnosed with heart disease and… Read More

Fighting Cancer One Woman at a Time<br />

Fighting Cancer One Woman at a Time

by Linda Wright Moore

They are two women from very different worlds, nurses who have succeeded despite discrimination, dislocation and other challenges… Read More

Dip into Some Folk Medicine With a Sip of Fire Cider

Dip into Some Folk Medicine With a Sip of Fire Cider

by Tara Hitner

A witches’ brew was a stew in Grandma’s kitchen, once upon a time. Macbeth comes to mind: “Double, double… Read More

Rev Run

Rev. Run Speaks on Health, Wealth and Knowledge of Self

by Kelley L. Carter

When Rev. Run speaks (or tweets or emails or writes), we listen. The front man of one of the most iconic hip-hop groups… Read More

Good Medicine: News and Ideas for a Healthy Mind, Body and Spirit

Good Medicine: News and Ideas for a Healthy Mind, Body and Spirit

by #teamEBONY

Half Better Than Whole A new study suggests that 30 minutes of daily exercise works just as well to help an overweight person… Read More

Why Is Breast Cancer Killing So Many Black Women?

Why Is Breast Cancer Killing So Many Black Women?

by Jamila Aisha Brown

Although 1 out of 8 women will develop breast… Read More

Randy Jackson

A New Tune

by Margena A. Christian

Nearly 26 million Americans have diabetes, with 90 to 95 percent of these cases being type 2. Grammy Award-winning producer Randy Jackson has partnered… Read More

Concord grapes and grape juice may contribute to a healthy lifestyle by promoting cardiovascular and cognitive health.

Good Medicine

by Margena A. Christian

Fruitricious Some great news for all you red and purple grape lovers: A new study in Nutrition Today presents evidence that… Read More

GO GREEN:<br />
Juice Your Way to Good Health

GO GREEN:
Juice Your Way to Good Health

by Kristin Braswell

I have never been one to get excited over vegetables, though, as I've gotten older, I realize that they are not only an important… Read More

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