The Cancer Diva

The Cancer Diva

by #teamEBONY

I’ll always remember that pain in my back and intestines, a gravitational pull so severe, it knocked me to the ground. The year was 1998. Ten… Read More

Prescriptions vs Prayer:<br />
Why Are Some Christians Choosing Between God & Good Health?

Prescriptions vs Prayer:
Why Are Some Christians Choosing Between God & Good Health?

by Danielle Kimberly

The debate over the validity of faith and prayer-facilitated 'healings' has taken place for centuries. The Christian church… Read More

Breastfeeding: Some Slavery Crap?

Breastfeeding: Some Slavery Crap?

by Kimberly Seals Allers

As I travel the country as a breastfeeding advocate, I am rarely shocked by the comments I receive or the misconceptions people share… Read More

Women and the Future of Medicare

Women and the Future of Medicare

by Zerlina Maxwell

While the debate over the future of Medicare rages on, one critical aspect is being overlooked: the direct connection between the… Read More

The Gospel of Healing:<br />
Film Explores the Black Church's Response to HIV/AIDS

The Gospel of Healing:
Film Explores the Black Church's Response to HIV/AIDS

by Jamila Aisha Brown

With HIV/AIDS infection rates reaching pandemic levels within the African-American… Read More

A BIG WIN:<br />
Understanding the Obamacare Women’s Healthcare Provisions

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by Zerlina Maxwell

August 1st was a big day in the history of women’s healthcare.  That’s the day that the women’s preventative… Read More

AIDS 2012:<br />
New Data Show Black Gay Men Face "World's Highest" Risk of HIV

AIDS 2012:
New Data Show Black Gay Men Face "World's Highest" Risk of HIV

by Rod McCullom

More than 25,000 people have arrived in Washington D.C. for the 19th International… Read More

5 Supplements for Every Black Man

5 Supplements for Every Black Man

by Kimberly Walker

Along with those muscle-building protein shakes, every Black man should be taking his fair share of daily supplements to maintain… Read More

POODLES HIT THE POOL:<br />
Sigma Gamma Rho Promotes Swimming and Water Safety

POODLES HIT THE POOL:
Sigma Gamma Rho Promotes Swimming and Water Safety

by Alleea Hill

Swimming is a healthy activity and sport that is often overlooked and underexplored in our community. Approximately 10 people drown… Read More

The 2-Minute Checkup

The 2-Minute Checkup

by Dave Montgomery M.D., Ph.D.

Q:  I’m a victim of the country’s recent bedbug epidemic. I’ve gotten rid of my bed and had the house fumigated, but… Read More

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