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Report: Black Men Twice as Likely to Die of Prostate Cancer as White Men

by Teddy Grant   Jul 20, 2018

Black men are two times as likely to die of prostate cancer as White men, NBC News reports. Government scientists announced  Tuesday that will... Read More

‘My 600-lb Life’ Star Responds to Critics After Quitting Weight Loss Show

‘My 600-lb Life’ Star Responds to Critics After Quitting Weight Loss Show

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 17, 2018

TLC’s My 600-lb Life features individuals looking to lose massive amounts of weight in an effort to become healthier and happier people, but the... Read More

Why We Should Care About National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Why We Should Care About National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

by David J. Johns and Carmarion D. Anderson   Mar 09, 2018

God broke the mold when He made brilliant and beautiful Black women. From pulling down the Confederate flag at the Columbia, S.C., statehouse after... Read More

UPDATE: Friend of Rick Ross Says Rapper Is Not on Life-Support

UPDATE: Friend of Rick Ross Says Rapper Is Not on Life-Support

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 02, 2018

UPDATE: 3/2/2018, 7:40pm EST Despite earlier reports, rapper Rick Ross’ friend and fellow musician Fat Trel said the “Idols Become Rivals” rapper is not... Read More

National Kidney Month: What the American Kidney Fund Has Planned

National Kidney Month: What the American Kidney Fund Has Planned

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 01, 2018

March is National Kidney Month, and the American Kidney Fund (AFK) has announced plans to highlight women and kidney disease through a variety of... Read More

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3 Ways to Maximize Your Home Workout

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 20, 2018

The older you get, the less likely you are to set time aside to go to the gym. Some of us are warriors and... Read More

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How Anxiety Affects African-Americans

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 31, 2018

Resources and awareness regarding anxiety disorders in African-Americans are still lacking, researchers say. According to NBC, various types of anxiety disorders, including generalized anxiety... Read More

The Main Food You Should Be Eating for A Healthier Gut

The Main Food You Should Be Eating for A Healthier Gut

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 31, 2018

No one likes indigestion. Having an upset stomach can cause all kinds of discomfort, and the key to not feeling like cramp is in... Read More

Study: Where You Work Out Says A lot About Your Personality

Study: Where You Work Out Says A lot About Your Personality

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 30, 2018

Where you work out says a lot about your personality. At least that is what a recent study conducted by Psychologist, John Hackston claims. The head... Read More

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3 Ways to Avoid Common Workout Injuries

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 30, 2018

We are almost near the end of the first month and honestly, a lot of New Year’s resolutioners who have committed to establishing a... Read More