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'My Baby Wasn't Supposed to Live'

by Josie Pickens

I knew I was pregnant with Nailah before a test could confirm it.  My husband and I had been trying for the better part of six… Read More

Run, People, Run!<br />
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Run, People, Run!
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If you can, all of y’all should be running.  That’s right--all of y’all. Scientists have… Read More

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The medical world is abuzz with the news of Truvada potentially getting passed by the Food and Drug Administration… Read More

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By 2030, 42 Percent of Nation Will be Obese

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Fat seems to be the hot topic of discussion as recent reports and op-eds on the subject have been published all over. It all may have all stemmed… Read More

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It's been more than two years since Michelle Obama launched her Let's Move! campaign… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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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

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

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by #teamEBONY

A study in the Journal of Clinical Oncology reports there's been a 225 percent uptick in the HPV-positive… Read More

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"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

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