Growing up with Depression in the African-American Community

Growing up with Depression in the African-American Community

by Rev. Jacqui Lewis, Ph.D.   Oct 24, 2017

John Harris is one of my favorite young adults in the world. A fitness instructor, actor, model, singer and activist, he exudes joy and positive energy.... Read More

Janet Jackson

#JusticeforJanet Sparks After Justin Timberlake Super Bowl Announcement

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 24, 2017

Justin Timberlake will perform at the 2018 Super Bowl halftime show, but some folks are crying foul at the news because they say it’s... Read More

#ADayWithoutABlackPerson

3 Ways to Practice Self-Care

by #teamEBONY   Oct 23, 2017

You have a million things to do with the list becoming longer and longer by the minute. In addition to work, the gym, the... Read More

15 Ways to a Happier Lifestyle

15 Ways to a Happier Lifestyle

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 20, 2017

Being happy is tough, but it isn’t impossible. Understanding what makes you happy is key and, honestly, it begins with you despite people seeking... Read More

How Yara Shahidi Became Inspired to Stand Up Against Breast Cancer

How Yara Shahidi Became Inspired to Stand Up Against Breast Cancer

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 13, 2017

For actress Yara Shahidi, the fight to find a cure for breast cancer is a personal one. The black-ish star has partnered with eBay For Charity as... Read More

Breast Cancer Awareness: What You Should Know About Your First Mammogram

Breast Cancer Awareness: What You Should Know About Your First Mammogram

by #teamEBONY   Oct 10, 2017

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and in an effort to foster comfort and familiarity with the process of early detection and prevention of... Read More

Fighting Breast Cancer Through Living and Giving

Fighting Breast Cancer Through Living and Giving

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 06, 2017

“If it comes back a third time, I’m gonna live my life to the fullest and bless as many people as I can until... Read More

Today is National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Today is National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

by #teamEBONY   Sep 27, 2017

Today, millions will observe National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day in an effort to reduce the number of HIV/AIDS infections affecting gay, bisexual and... Read More

Brandon Marshall

Brandon Marshall and How He is Tackling the Stigma Surrounding Mental Illness

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 20, 2017

NFL wide receiver Brandon Marshall hopes to remove the stigma surrounding mental illness by coming forward with his own personal struggles. In 2011, the... Read More

You’ll Never Guess How This Small Fruit Can Help You Lose Weight

You’ll Never Guess How This Small Fruit Can Help You Lose Weight

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 20, 2017

For those of us who wish to shed a few pounds, the key may lie in a single raisin. At least that’s what mental... Read More