kidney cancer

Black Kidney Cancer Patients Die Earlier Than White Patients

by The Grio

Racial disparities between Blacks and Whites affect a number of diseases and health outcomes, and cancer is no exception… Read More

Good Medicine: News and Ideas for a Healthy Mind, Body and Spirit

Good Medicine: News and Ideas for a Healthy Mind, Body and Spirit

by #teamEBONY

Half Better Than Whole A new study suggests that 30 minutes of daily exercise works just as well to help an overweight person… Read More

6 Sexy Spa Escapes

6 Sexy Spa Escapes

by Janell Hickman

Start your new year off with a little R&R. Check out our roundup of must-try massages, body scrubs and wraps at our favorite spas. Now lie back… Read More

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A Second Chance

by Margena A. Christian

As Told to Margena A. Christian As a teen dad, Kevin Frazier made the tough decision to walk away from his firstborn child. Returning… Read More

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EBONY’s 2013 Money Guide

by #teamEBONY

The end of the year is a great time to assess and—in many cases—reassess your life goals and make resolutions for the new year. That’s… Read More

Honor Your Hunger: Eat!

Honor Your Hunger: Eat!

by Tara Hitner

Chatting with a neighbor about his weight struggles, I asked, “What’s really the problem? Why do you think you can’t… Read More

Aspergillus fumigatus

Meningitis Death Toll Rises to 29

by #teamEBONY

Another patient has died in Virginia after contracting fungal meningitis from potentially tainted steroid injections… Read More

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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