Wellness & Empowerment

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Shonda Rhimes and SZA Dish on The Power Of Self-Love at The Girl Collective

by Joane Amay   Oct 15, 2018

From a very early age, women are subjected to comments about their appearance that influence their sense of self-worth. Harsh comments can have a... Read More

Jordin Sparks Wants You to Know Your Sickle Cell Status

Jordin Sparks Wants You to Know Your Sickle Cell Status

by Sarafina Wright   Oct 15, 2018

The phrase “know your status” is synonymous with one potentially life-threatening disease, but singer Jordin Sparks wants you to be educated about another that... Read More

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Signs You Are A Hypochondriac

by Medical Editor Dr. Corey Hebert   Oct 11, 2018

Well we all know the friend who is always googling everything and they think they are gonna die. You may think this is no... Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Restless Leg Syndrome

Everything You Need to Know About Restless Leg Syndrome

by Medical Editor Dr. Corey Hebert   Oct 03, 2018

Im sure you have seen the commercials for medicines to treat restless legs syndrome and you thought that ain’t real, well I’m here to... Read More

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When to Get Tested for Sickle Cell Trait

by Medical Editor Dr. Corey Hebert   Sep 28, 2018

This is so important so listen up. Everybody knows that sickle cell disease is a blood disorder caused by abnormal hemoglobin, which is the... Read More

Miguel Connects With Fans While Touring Through Meditation

Miguel Connects With Fans While Touring Through Meditation

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 26, 2018

While on the road with his Ascension Tour, Miguel has been connecting personally with fans who are willing to pay the big bucks for... Read More

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Know Your Sickle Cell Status

by Medical Editor Dr. Corey Hebert   Sep 26, 2018

A lot of y’all don’t know that if you have Sickle cell disease it can affect many things including fertility in both males and... Read More

Melyssa Ford Details Struggle With Depression Following Car Crash

Melyssa Ford Details Struggle With Depression Following Car Crash

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 24, 2018

In June, radio personality Melyssa Ford sustained serious injuries after an 18-wheel tractor trailer clipped the back of her Jeep’s tire and sent the... Read More

Kennedy Cooper Shares Her Inspiring Story of Battling Sickle Cell Disease

Kennedy Cooper Shares Her Inspiring Story of Battling Sickle Cell Disease

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 21, 2018

September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month, and there’s no better time to share the story of Kennedy Cooper, a precocious girl with sickle... Read More

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EBONY Partners with the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America

by TEAM EBONY   Sep 17, 2018

   The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. (SCDAA) and EBONY Media Operations (EMO) announce a new media partnership that will enhance national... Read More