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Beyond "The Itis": 3 Real Benefits Of Turkey 30/06/2015

Beyond “The Itis”: 3 Real Benefits Of Turkey

Beyond "The Itis": 3 Real Benefits Of Turkey Thanksgiving is often referred to as the biggest eating holiday of the year. Translation: a lot of unwanted pounds. With sides like creamy mac and cheese and loaded mashed potatoes, the turkey itse...

Cholesterol & Your Doctor: Ask For Your Numbers 29/06/2015

Cholesterol & Your Doctor: Ask For Your Numbers

Cholesterol & Your Doctor: Ask For Your Numbers Nearly a third of both African American men and African American women have LDL-C (bad cholesterol) levels of 130mg/dL or higher according to the American Heart Association. The National Institute ...

How Men Can Delay Normal Spikes In Cholesterol By Up To 15 Years 29/06/2015

How Men Can Delay Normal Spikes In Cholesterol By Up To 15 Years

How Men Can Delay Normal Spikes In Cholesterol By Up To 15 Years Men who keep fit may find they delay normal age-related increases in blood cholesterol levels by up to 15 years, a new study suggests. It is common for cholesterol levels to rise with age and then ...

Your Avocado Addiction Is Good For You! 29/06/2015

Your Avocado Addiction Is Good For You!

Your Avocado Addiction Is Good For You! If you've fallen into the hipster foodie band wagon and love to indulge in some toast with avocado spread on top, you're in luck! Though this is a healthy option for obvious reason, the American He...

WNBA Star Donates Half Her Salary To Charity For Health 27/06/2015

WNBA Star Donates Half Her Salary To Charity For Health

WNBA Star Donates Half Her Salary To Charity For Health While WNBA players don't earn the same salary as their multi-million dollar NBA counterparts, that doesn't mean their heart isn't as big, if not bigger. New York Liberty center Tina Charles easily ...

The Trick To Wearing Blush & Bronzer Together 26/06/2015

The Trick To Wearing Blush & Bronzer Together

The Trick To Wearing Blush & Bronzer Together Putting on makeup can be quite the task, especially if you don't know what you are doing. One of my favorite finishing touches to a natural look is using both blush and bronzer. The issue is if the...

Sister To Sister: Black Women Talking One-On-One Is Part Of HIV Prevention 26/06/2015

Sister To Sister: Black Women Talking One-On-One Is Part Of HIV Prevention

Sister To Sister: Black Women Talking One-On-One Is Part Of HIV Prevention As women, we hear often about breast health, getting a mammogram; heart health; good nutrition; exercise; pre-natal checkups, and the like, but one area that we may overlook is HIV risk. Eac...

Teenagers Create A Condom That Changes Color If You Have An STD 26/06/2015

Teenagers Create A Condom That Changes Color If You Have An STD

Teenagers Create A Condom That Changes Color If You Have An STD Finding out if your partner has an sexually transmitted infection can soon be as easy as knowing your colors. A group of 13- and 14-year-old students just developed a “smart” condom that glows in d...

PTSD, 'Survivor Guilt' & Trauma In Black Lives: Self Care After Charleston 25/06/2015

PTSD, ‘Survivor Guilt’ & Trauma In Black Lives: Self Care After Charleston

PTSD, 'Survivor Guilt' & Trauma In Black Lives: Self Care After Charleston When I first learned about the massacre at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, I was stunned and heartbroken. I struggled to make sense out of killing innocent people in a place of w...

FACEBOOK CHAT FOR WORLD SICKLE CELL DAY 20/06/2015

FACEBOOK CHAT FOR WORLD SICKLE CELL DAY

FACEBOOK CHAT FOR WORLD SICKLE CELL DAY Facebook Chat with the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Friday 6/19/15 CST!

My Story: "I Have MS, But MS Doesn't Have Me!" 19/06/2015

My Story: “I Have MS, But MS Doesn’t Have Me!”

My Story: "I Have MS, But MS Doesn't Have Me!" It was September 27, 2010 when I was diagnosed with Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis. I was 29 years old and I’ll never forget that day. In hindsight, I’d experienced symptoms for years (dizz...

UPDATE: Charleston Church Shooting Killer Captured 19/06/2015

UPDATE: Charleston Church Shooting Killer Captured

UPDATE: Charleston Church Shooting Killer Captured UPDATE as of 11:42a.m. CST: Dylan Storm Roof, the 21-year-old man who police say walked into a South Carolina church and fatally shot nine people as they attended Bible study class, was arrested in...

Is Vitamin D The New Weight Loss Pill? 16/06/2015

Is Vitamin D The New Weight Loss Pill?

Is Vitamin D The New Weight Loss Pill? For obese Americans who are low on vitamin D, taking a supplement of the nutrient might help them lose weight, a new study suggests. According to an Italian team, led by Luisella Vigna of the Unive...

My Story: "The Ability To Get Back Up After You've Fallen Is Key" 16/06/2015

My Story: “The Ability To Get Back Up After You’ve Fallen Is Key”

My Story: "The Ability To Get Back Up After You've Fallen Is Key" Alicia wasn't extremely overweight and nobody told her that she she needed to lose weight or get healthy, but she knew she had to do something. Her journey began in 2013 and still continues to thi...

7 Food Poising Dangers You May Not Know About 12/06/2015

7 Food Poisoning Dangers You May Not Know About
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7 Food Poising Dangers You May Not Know About Food poisoning is more common than you think--even in healthy food. Depending on what you eat on a daily basis, there could be some kind of food danger that you may not be aware of. Listeria: Unpa...

Akon: Shining His Light To Change The Face Of Africa 11/06/2015

Akon: Shining His Light To Change The Face Of Africa
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Akon: Shining His Light To Change The Face Of Africa Today, 600 million Africans still don't have access to electricity. On the continent, power is inaccessible, unaffordable, and unreliable. For example, Senegal has power but frequently has power ou...

11/06/2015

Akon: Shining His Light To Change The Face Of Africa

Best N**e Lipsticks For Black Women? 11/06/2015

Best N**e Lipsticks For Black Women?

Best N**e Lipsticks For Black Women? Contrary to what some people believe, Black women can and SHOULD wear n**e lipstick! Rocking a n**e lipstick is the perfect way to look fresh and natural, yet still make a striking statement. The k...

The Link Between Your Teeth & Prostate Inflammation 11/06/2015

The Link Between Your Teeth & Prostate Inflammation

The Link Between Your Teeth & Prostate Inflammation Treating gum disease may help reduce symptoms of prostate inflammation, which can make urination difficult, a small study suggests. Previous research has shown a link between gum disease and prosta...

Retinitis Pigmentosa: Does This Rare Eye Condition Run In Your Family? 07/06/2015

Retinitis Pigmentosa: Does This Rare Eye Condition Run In Your Family?

Retinitis Pigmentosa: Does This Rare Eye Condition Run In Your Family? Do you know what retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is? If the answer is no, you’re not alone. An estimated 100,000 people in the U.S. are living with RP, a rare, inherited disease that’s characterized by l...

Morgan Freeman: Giving A Voice To Fibromayalga 07/06/2015

Morgan Freeman: Giving A Voice To Fibromayalga

Morgan Freeman: Giving A Voice To Fibromayalga Morgan Freeman has one of the most recognizable voices in the Hollywood. So much so, Morgan Freeman is one of the top 10 shared meme quotes. His voice has played the likes of cartoon characters to ...

Tracy Morgan: "I Want To Walk My Wife Down The Aisle" 05/06/2015

Tracy Morgan: “I Want To Walk My Wife Down The Aisle”

Tracy Morgan: "I Want To Walk My Wife Down The Aisle" Tracy Morgan, best known for his off-the-wall humor, funny voices and uncanny ability to make us laugh by just being himself returned to television for the first time in his first television interv...

Dennis Haybert: How He Got His Signature Voice 05/06/2015

Dennis Haybert: How He Got His Signature Voice

Dennis Haybert: How He Got His Signature Voice Actor Dennis Haysbert has made his career playing strong, intriguing characters. He starred as the President Of the United States on 24 and as the head of an elite military special ops unit on The ...

Q&A: How Does COPD Affect Pregnancy? 05/06/2015

Q&A: How Does COPD Affect Pregnancy?

Q&A: How Does COPD Affect Pregnancy? Q: How does COPD affect pregnancy? A: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease that makes it difficult to breathe. “Progressive” means that the disease gets worse ...

Stretches For High Heel Relief 05/06/2015

Stretches For High Heel Relief

Stretches For High Heel Relief Love to wear high heels? I know I do, especially my seductive 6 inch heels! They make my legs look great, but make my feet feel like I dropped 100 old school dictionaries on them by the end of a lo...

Eat Your Way To Stronger Nails 05/06/2015

Eat Your Way To Stronger Nails

Eat Your Way To Stronger Nails Brittle nails can surely make your flawless manicure look rather sad. You may be suffering from weak, brittle nails, but the good news is it can be addressed right in your kitchen! Folate If you ha...

5 Essential Skincare Tips For Men 02/06/2015

5 Essential Skincare Tips For Men

5 Essential Skincare Tips For Men When you think of skincare, women probably come to mind. Why is that? I mean, after all, men have skin, too! Issues like acne, hyperpigmentation and razor bumps require attention and a skincare reg...

Can Going Vegan Help Your Diabetic Nerve Pain? 02/06/2015

Can Going Vegan Help Your Diabetic Nerve Pain?

Can Going Vegan Help Your Diabetic Nerve Pain? A vegan diet might help people with diabetes-related nerve damage shed weight and find some pain relief, a small pilot study suggests. Vegan diets are free of all animal products, including eggs an...

Jackie Joyner-Kersee Sets The Record Straight On Chronic Pain Medication 02/06/2015

Jackie Joyner-Kersee Sets The Record Straight On Chronic Pain Medication

Jackie Joyner-Kersee Sets The Record Straight On Chronic Pain Medication Jackie Joyner-Kersee is a name synonymous with excellence, drive and winning. Voted "Greatest Female Athlete of the 20th Century" by Sports Illustrated for Women and one of ESPN's "50 Greate...

10 Must-Read Children's Books By Celebs Turned Authors 31/05/2015

10 Must-Read Children’s Books By Celebs Turned

10 Must-Read Children's Books By Celebs Turned Authors May is Get Caught Reading month, but when it comes to literacy, rates among African-American children are quite alarming. Fifty-three percent of Black fourth graders scored below the basic reading ...