black health

5 Tips to Get You Mentally Prepped to Work Out

Exercise is more mental than physical, says the author, who offers great advice on moving your mind in this revisited August 2017 article.

Uncle Charlie’s Fight Against Prostate Cancer

Since his own diagnosis with the disease, R&B legend Wilson has been at forefront of advocacy for prostate cancer screenings. In recognition of September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, we are again posting this November 2016 interview with the superstar.

Jackson Family Dispels Rumors Mother Katherine Suffered “Devastating” Stroke

A rep for the Jackson family is addressing a recent report claiming Katherine Jackson suffered…

National Kidney Month: What the American Kidney Fund Has Planned

March is National Kidney Month, and the American Kidney Fund (AFK) has announced plans to…

michael jordan, the last dance

Michael Jordan Donates $7M to Health Clinics in Charlotte

Basketball legend Michael Jordan is going public with his largest philanthropic donation of $7 million…

K. Michelle Details Lupus Scare, Expecting Twins Via Surrogacy

K. Michelle is as transparent as they come, often sharing the details of her personal…

Women Globally Set Out to Walk Like Harriet Tubman

On March 10 and 11, a movement will be taking place. Literally. Thousands of Black…

[URBAN ORGANIC] 6 Ways to Stay Healthy While Traveling

Is wanderlust calling you? Are you ready to fly, fly away after this harsh winter? Well,…

Michael Wallace

[SURVIVOR STORY]22-Year-Old Overcomes Rare Brain Condition

In 2011, after three days of being unable to eat or drink, Michael Wallace, then…

african american woman living with lupus

Black Women and Lupus: A Survivor’s Story

In the middle of the night, while her child slept in a room nearby, Kimberly…