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Ruben Studdard

American Idol Winner Ruben Studdard Diagnosed with Diabetes

  Many people have wondered what has become of the American Idol winners who won the nation’s…

[GET LIFE] Food and Fitness Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy

When I think back to my pregnancy, it was a warm, loving, positive experience. After…

[BEAUTIFUL STRUGGLER] Paula Deen: Keep Your Deep Fried Apology

Well, well, well. The fried chickens have come home to roost, have they not?  By now,…

[GET LIFE] Why Aren’t We Talking About Fat Black Men?

We talk so much about overweight Black women—from "concerned" discussions of studies that reveal troubling…

Sitting at Your Desk as Harmful as Smoking Cigarettes

Sitting is the way of life in America. Most of us sit at desks for…

Carlos Boozer:Balling for a Cause

While some athletes are just out to make a lot of money and live the…

Rev Run

Rev. Run Speaks on Health, Wealth and Knowledge of Self

When Rev. Run speaks (or tweets or emails or writes), we listen. The front man…

Bobby Brown wife and manager Alicia Ethredge

Bobby Brown’s Wife Suffers Seizure, Hospitalized

Bobby Brown’s wife was hospitalized Saturday after suffering a seizure while in the couple’s Kissimmee,…

[INTERVIEW]WNBA’s REIGNING MVP TAMIKA CATCHINGS IS DRIBBLING TO STOP DIABETES

You may know Tamika Catchings as the record-breaking star of the WNBA’s Indiana Fever, as…

Black Lives Matter

‘My Baby Wasn’t Supposed to Live’

I knew I was pregnant with Nailah before a test could confirm it.  My husband…