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

Can Makeup Trigger Early Menopause?

Can Makeup Trigger Early Menopause?

by #teamEBONY

Everyone's spotted them -- women of all ages who pile on too much makeup as in the oh-she-looks-so-cakey kind of way. But wearing… Read More

Sudden Cardiac Arrest: Higher in Blacks

Sudden Cardiac Arrest: Higher in Blacks

by #teamEBONY

In a survey released on Oct. 17, the Heart Rhythm Society, along with Ipsos Healthcare, reported that sudden cardiac… Read More

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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.

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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

Free birth control led to dramatically lower rates of abortions and teen births

Free Birth Control = Lower Abortion Rates

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Free birth control led to dramatically lower rates of abortions and teen births… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Scientists in Washington, D.C. are in the process of developing two different types of treatments for those suffering eyesight… Read More

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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

Plan B One-Step package

New York City Offers Plan B to High School Students

by #teamEBONY

In Jan. 2011, New York City launched a pilot program to dispense free prescription contraceptives, including birth control pills… Read More

The 20 Percent Club: The Silent Disease Affecting Young Brothers (Part Two)

The 20 Percent Club: The Silent Disease Affecting Young Brothers (Part Two)

by Jeff Fortson

Since my early thirties, I have regularly had prostate exams. In fact, as I noted in Read More

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