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diabetes

Check Your Risk for Diabetes

National prediabetes awareness campaign launched

Diabetes doesn’t discriminate. That’s why the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has launched…

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Rethink That Daily Soda

Research shows that drinking a can of soda each day can significantly increase someone's risk of prediabetes

One can of sugary soda every day can heighten significantly a person’s risk of developing…

By Selena Hill

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Music Business Couple Puts Musical Soul Food Fest on the Map

The music power couple's event hosted 12,000 last year

Rejoice Musical Soul Food Radio Network CEO Mike Chandler has been working in every aspect…

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#BlackLivesMatter

High-Fashion Brand Unapologetically Appropriates #BlackLivesMatter

Even after getting called out by Black Twitter, luxury brand Ports 1961 says it stands by its "Every Color Matters" merchandise

Pieces from the clothing line’s Spring 2018 collection have been the subject of criticism following…

By Selena Hill

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statin therapy

Blacks May Receive Different Advice on Statin Therapy

The disparity can have deadly consequences

We have a disproportionately high risk of cardiovascular disease, and statin treatment can be an…

By Selena Hill

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breast cancer

Meditation and Yoga Ease Breast Cancer Symptoms

Mind-body therapies can be used to help breast cancer patients during and after treatment

“We have good evidence that [some] mind-body therapies—such as meditation, yoga, relaxation—can provide benefit to…

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Beyonce and Jay-Z are new parents to twins

Nurse Alice Breaks Down the Medicine: Bey and Jay-Z’s Twins Still Hospitalized

Signs point to a premature birth and they are reportedly being treated for jaundice

 
More than a week after reportedly being born on June 12th, Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s twins remain at UCLA…

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men healthy

5 Ways to Help Keep Our Men Healthy

These suggestions will keep our husbands, brothers, uncles, sons, and ourselves healthy

Men’s health is everyone’s business. Whether it’s for yourself as a man, or you have…

By Selena Hill

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Google

Ne-Yo Discusses the Fine Line Between Tech and Entertainment

Sponsored by Google, this ABFF panel focused on how the tech industry can better reach and appeal to minority youth, among other things

Google sponsored a panel discussion at the 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) that addressed…

By Selena Hill

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The Profit

Husband-and-Wife Beauty Business to be Featured on CNBC’s ‘The Profit’

Will small biz expert Marcus Lemonis be able to save this family-owned haircare company from drowning in debt?

In Tuesday’s episode of The Profit, TV host Marcus Lemonis pays a visit to Greensboro,…

By Selena Hill

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Alton Glass Debuts New Virtual Reality Film at American Black Film Festival (ABFF)

Alton Glass premiered his new VR/360 film 'A Little Love' at this year's ABFF, which is among the first virtual reality films to ever feature people of color

After making history at the 2014 American Black Film Festival (ABFF), the filmmaker returned to…

By Selena Hill

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Amanda Seales

Amanda Seales on her Candid Conversation with Caitlyn Jenner and Career Success

The comedian and star of HBO's "Insecure" opened up about a series of topics at the 2017 American Black Film Festival

Amanda Seales opened up about her candid conversation with Caitlyn Jenner and shared tips for…

By Selena Hill

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black fathers

These Pictures of Black Fathers and Their Kids Will Melt Your Heart

This Father's Day, black-owned grooming company Bold Beardsmen launches #BoldBlackDads social campaign

For Father’s Day, one black-owned company is taking to social media to celebrate black fathers. Luxury…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Despite Demise of ‘Underground’ and ‘The Get Down,’ Demand for Multicultural Content Grows

Multicultural content is a growing trend that is likely to explode, despite some recent show cancellations

Multicultural households are hungriest for content. They are multicultural and intersectional, meaning they check more…

By Samara Lynn

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The 18 Best Songs for a Father’s Day Playlist

These songs can tell him how much me means in a special way

 
It’s that time for the kids to make a breakfast of burnt toast and runny…

By Bil Carpenter

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Nurse Alice: 5 Healthy Gifts for Dad

Health and organization make great gifts for fathers

“I want to help you find the perfect gift to help you keep dad’s mind,…

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ABFF

Spike Lee, Regina Hall, and Other Black Stars Kick Off the 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF)

The celebration of black excellence in the film industry

The 2017 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) kicked off with panel discussions, exclusive screenings, and…

By Selena Hill

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WNBA Salaries

Top WNBA Salaries vs. NBA Salaries: Who Earns More? [2017 Update]

Many WNBA players are really playing for the love of the game—and not much else

All ballers dream of one day playing professionally, but the average rookie drafted to the…

By Selena Hill

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worrying about money

Add This to the Reasons You Shouldn’t Be Worrying About Money

New study shows stressing about finances can be harmful to your baby's health

Pregnant women already have plenty of anxieties to keep them up at night: how will…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Paris Holds the Largest Natural Hair Conference in the World

We own the hair, so how do we not own the products?

Brands like SheaMoisture, Curls, Cantu, The Mane Choice, Carolina-B showed up and showed out, giving…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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How To

3 (Non-Creepy) Ways to Follow-up After a Networking Event

If you’ve ever exchanged contact information at a networking event, then waited too long to…

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women in business

How Women in Business Can Help Other Women Break Barriers

Considering women of color are the fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the United States, BlackEnterprise.com…

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