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Beat the Heat!

[DOCTOR'S ORDERS]
Beat the Heat!

by Dr. Aletha Maybank

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

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

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

by Rod McCullom

Today is the 18th Annual National HIV… Read More

[DOCTOR'S ORDERS]<br />
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[DOCTOR'S ORDERS]
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Many of us keep condoms on hand to prevent transmitting sexually transmitted diseases and infections. What about keeping an HIV test… Read More

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[GET LIFE]
Obesity: A Disease?

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

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

[DOCTOR’S ORDERS]<br />
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[DOCTOR’S ORDERS]
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by Dr. Aletha Maybank

Many of us, especially teens, still believe that oral sex is less risky than ‘real sex,’ which is not real nor true… Read More

Michael Douglas

Yes, Oral Sex Can Actually Cause Cancer

by Slate

Actor Michael Douglas has received… Read More

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JULY 2006 Kelsey took the cancer news well. No drama; no tears. Turns out she’s more mature than… Read More

Small Networks Cause of High HIV Rates Among Gay Black Men

Small Networks Cause of High HIV Rates Among Gay Black Men

by Huffington Post

While Black gay and bisexual men comprise a segment of the United States population more likely to be infected with HIV than any… Read More

[DOCTOR'S ORDERS]<br />
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[DOCTOR'S ORDERS]
Yes, Black People DO Get Sunburn

by Dr. Aletha Maybank

It’s almost officially summer—time to be adorned in your flyest shades, you stroll through street fairs, picnic in the… Read More

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