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No Children Born with HIV in D.C. Since ’09

by #teamEBONY

According to a new Washington, D.C. government report, no children have been… 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

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More Teens Having Safe Sex

by #teamEBONY

More high school students are using condoms than 20 years ago, but progress has stalled with a lot of work still needed to protect… 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

SUPERWOMAN SYNDROME:<br />
Are Black Women Killing Themselves to be Strong?

SUPERWOMAN SYNDROME:
Are Black Women Killing Themselves to be Strong?

by Shahida Muhammad

When Alicia Keys released her hit single, “Superwoman,” it became an anthem of sorts to every woman who bravely takes… Read More

Life Expectancy Up for African Americans

Life Expectancy Up for African Americans

by #teamEBONY

New data drawn from the U.S. Center for Disease Control found that the life expectancy for African Americans… Read More

Belviq

New Weight Loss Pill Hits Market

by #teamEBONY

Diet, exercise, and liposuction may not be the only things that can help drop weight. On Wednesday, the Food and Drug Administration… Read More

HIV Test

HIV Test Sold at Drugstores

by #teamEBONY

It is estimated that one in five adults with HIV are not aware that they have the sexually transmitted disease.… Read More

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