Take the Test

Take the Test

by #teamEBONY

June 27 is National HIV Testing Day; do you know your status? Donna Hubbard McCree, Ph.D., associate director of health equity for the Centers for… Read More

Dr. Dave’s Annual Exam Guide

Dr. Dave’s Annual Exam Guide

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

Your health is not just your doctor’s business, it’s yours—because you are your own best advocate. As you meander… Read More

"To Beat Prostate Cancer, I Faced the Real Killer—Fear"

"To Beat Prostate Cancer, I Faced the Real Killer—Fear"

by Black Enterprise

Cancer. The word alone is enough to strike fear. For men, the words “prostate cancer” are even more frightening. Yes… Read More

MARIA DAVIS:<br />
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MARIA DAVIS:
A Warrior for HIV/AIDS

by #teamEBONY

Maria Davis is said to see herself as the face of HIV/AIDS for African-American women. Once a successful hip-hop promoter, perhaps… Read More

Charlie Wilson Creates Awareness on Prostate Cancer in Black Community

Charlie Wilson Creates Awareness on Prostate Cancer in Black Community

by #teamEBONY

Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, producer and prostate cancer survivor Charlie Wilson and Janssen Biotech, Inc. are teaming up… Read More

Prescription for Good Health

Prescription for Good Health

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

YOUR SKIN: Don’t take moles or other new or unusual skin issues for granted. Skin diseases can be caught early if you pay attention… Read More

Wellness Check

Wellness Check

by #teamEBONY

Do you laugh frequently? Yes / No Experts say: Laughter truly is our best medicine. Studies prove… Read More

Your Health by the Numbers

Your Health by the Numbers

by #teamEBONY

1. Check Your Blood Pressure. Hypertension can be a killer, particularly among African-Americans. The CDC reports that Blacks develop… Read More

Recent Study Shows Cervical Cancer Is Harder to Clear in Black Women

Recent Study Shows Cervical Cancer Is Harder to Clear in Black Women

by Black Enterprise

We’re no more than two days into National Minority Health Month and already a grim report has surfaced. New research presented Sunday… Read More

Understanding the Top Three Killers of Black Women<br />
(and How to Fight Them!)

Understanding the Top Three Killers of Black Women
(and How to Fight Them!)

by Shenekia Loud

Dear, smart, strong, competent Black woman (or friend/father/lover of a smart, strong Black woman) reading this: Have you/your… Read More

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