[ESSAY] What's a Good Ex-Christian Girl to do? Pray.

[ESSAY] What's a Good Ex-Christian Girl to do? Pray.

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We lived on the second floor of an old house full of people. The family below us was led by a powerful matriarch. We all called her… Read More

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Slim Down, Keep Your Curves and Avoid Bulk

[EXERCISE]
Slim Down, Keep Your Curves and Avoid Bulk

by Jade Alexis

There are two main reasons why many women are afraid to exercise and lift weights:  The first is that they do not want to lose… Read More

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Prostate Cancer: Still A Silent Killer

by The Root

Twenty-one years ago my mother, Mary Lewis, learned that she had cancer. It was skin cancer -- melanoma -- doctors told her, and… Read More

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Several years ago, I pitched a freelance piece about black atheism to a prominent magazine geared toward African-Americans. The pitch… Read More

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What Weak Looks Like

[COLUMN] Do Better, Be Better:
What Weak Looks Like

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I have never been bullied. And as a child I’ve never watched anyone be terrorized. That’s why it surprised me, as well… Read More

Run, People, Run<br />
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Perhaps you’ve been wanting to begin running for a while.  Maybe you’ve been out of your routine for some… Read More

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Another Step Toward HIV Prevention

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Less than a week after the HIV preventative pill Truvada was approved for mass retail, the Food and Drug… Read More

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Like a mantra, the importance of visiting a physician is something American women hear all the time. But, the reality… Read More

EBONY > AIDS:<br />
MC Lyte

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EBONY, in partnership with Greater Than AIDS, is proud… Read More

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You may know Tamika Catchings as the record-breaking star of the WNBA’s Indiana Fever, as the league’s 2011 Most Valuable… Read More

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