african american health

Black Women Are Still Fighting for Our Lives Even if GOP Health Care Bill Fails

Republicans have now tried and failed three times to pass health care bills that would…

[URBAN ORGANIC] 6 Tips to Prepare for a Cleanse

Detox, cleanse, fast…these words are thrown around by many people who are just trying to…

Dr. Kiki Hurt

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE] Medical Doctor Uses Music as her Ministry

“We're all about changing the way medical information is delivered,” Dr. Kiki Hurt, founder of…

[URBAN ORGANIC] The Best Food Co-ops and Farmers Markets in NYC [PHOTOS]

"What we eat affects everything. It helps determine the way we learn, think, and communicate with…

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE] Kierra ‘Kiki’ Sheard Sheds Pounds to Get Her Spiritual Weight Up

There is something extraordinarily powerful about hearing a child declare with complete conviction, “If God…

Byron Hurt Serves Up Healthy ‘Soul Food’

Black folks have a complicated relationship with soul food. For many of us, the mere…

Jerry Bembry

Prostate Cancer: Still A Silent Killer

Twenty-one years ago my mother, Mary Lewis, learned that she had cancer. It was skin…

Charlie Wilson Creates Awareness on Prostate Cancer in Black Community

Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, producer and prostate cancer survivor Charlie Wilson and Janssen Biotech, Inc. are…