[GET LIFE]<br />
What Can We Learn from the Horsemeat Controversy?

[GET LIFE]
What Can We Learn from the Horsemeat Controversy?

by Erika Nicole Kendall

Though we keep hearing the names Nestle, Ikea, Burger King, and Taco Bell, don't be fooled: the tally is actually at 13. Thirteen… Read More

Daily medications for young children with HIV include both tablets and liquid drugs in syringes.

Infant Apparently Cured of HIV

by #teamEBONY

Scientists believe a little girl born with HIV has been cured of the infection. She's the first child and only the second… Read More

Our Children Have More to Lose if We Don’t Change the Way We Eat

Our Children Have More to Lose if We Don’t Change the Way We Eat

by dream hampton

My fighter of a father survived a massive stroke but lost his life to a heart attack. He was in his early sixties. My beloved… Read More

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE]<br />
Bishop Vashti McKenzie on the Right Way to Mix Christianity and Politics<br />

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE]
Bishop Vashti McKenzie on the Right Way to Mix Christianity and Politics

by Brooke Obie

Whether in the pulpit of a church, at the podium of the Democratic National Convention, or over the phone for an interview, when… Read More

[GET LIFE]<br />
The Hidden Eating Disorder in the Black Community

[GET LIFE]
The Hidden Eating Disorder in the Black Community

by Erika Nicole Kendall

As I pen this essay, I am acutely aware of my actions. My mother is in the hospital for a subarachnoid hemorrhage, which… Read More

The Terrifying "New" STD

New Strain of Gonorrhea Emerges

by #teamEBONY

Sure, conventional wisdom says that doctors can easily cure gonorrhea with antibiotics--good news for the 300,000 people a year in… Read More

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE]<br />
5 Small Ways to Revive Your Life in 2013<br />

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE]
5 Small Ways to Revive Your Life in 2013

by Brooke Obie

The New Year seems to always start off so full of promise. But by February, the grand declarations of January 1st may… Read More

20 Million New STD Infections

20 Million New STD Infections

by The Grio

A new report says that nearly 20 million new sexually transmitted infections (STIs) occur each year. This includes syphilis… Read More

ASK B. SCOTT:<br />
'My Friends Hate Each Other!'

ASK B. SCOTT:
'My Friends Hate Each Other!'

by B. Scott

Dear B. Scott, My friends hate each other and it's putting me in a really awkward situation. I don't know… Read More

Hormones in food may lead to early puberty

Hormones in Food May Lead to Early Puberty

by The Grio

The pediatrician’s first reaction to then second-grader Kayla Haye’s budding breasts—a sign of the child’s… Read More

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