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lung cancer

Black Smokers Less Likely to be Screened for Lung Cancer

How racial differences influence smoking patterns

Research shows that the differences in smoking habits between black and white folks may lead…

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quit

What Happens When You Quit Smoking?

When you put out the cancer sticks, nothing but good happens!

No doubt about it: Smoking is bad. But what happens when you quit? It all…

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Diabetes

Your Diabetes Self-Care Package – Take Control

How a Philadelphia lawyer has successfully managed his disease for 25 years

Read about how fear motivated Daniel Tann — a Philadelphia-based lawyer — to successfully manage…

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Blood Sugar

Your Diabetes Self-Care Package – Blood Sugar

Glucose meters vary in size and features. Here are a few tips to in mind…

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exercises

Your Diabetes Self-Care Package – Get Fit

At least 30 minutes of aerobic exercise three times a week can lower blood sugar levels

Walking and aerobic exercises are a great way to lower your blood sugar level if…

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Insulin resistance

Your Diabetes Self-Care Package – Check Insulin

What is insulin, and how does it affect your body?

Insulin is a hormone that unlocks your cells so glucose from your blood can produce…

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Type 2 Diabetes

Your Diabetes Self-Care Package – Get Tested

The launch of the national prediabetes awareness campaign

More than one in three adults in the United States has prediabetes, a serious health…

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Diabetes

I’m Living With Diabetes

Gestational diabetes didn’t go away after she gave birth

Nicole Crawford-Tichowanna found out she had diabetes and was pregnant nearly simultaneously. Read how she’s…

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Prostate Cancer

Teaming up to Fight Prostate Cancer

A man dies from prostate cancer every 19 minutes

Pro Football Hall of Fame Member and prostate cancer survivor Michael Haynes talks about the…

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Travel Around the World Without Jumping on a Plane

A metro card can get you far in a city filled with history and culture

New York City is one of the few places in the world, where you can…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 of the World’s Best Train Adventures

Explore new journeys in an engaging way via rail

Looking for a new type of vacation in 2015? Exploring some of the worlds’ most…

By Kandia Johnson

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lung cancer awareness

American Lung Association Report: Lung Cancer Awareness Among Women Still Low

The 2016 Women’s Lung Health Barometer reveals critically low awareness and understanding of the disease

Learn about a report released by The American Lung Association’s Lung Force initiative detailing women’s…

By Lisa Fraser

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Veteran

91-Year-Old Veteran Fights Two Wars and Becomes Crusader

The inspiring story of Marvin Gilmore

Marvin Gilmore is a World War II veteran, who fought for the U.S. while fighting racism…

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magical thinking

How Magical Thinking Opens the Door to Success

Magical thinking isn't about wishing or hoping; it’s about having a clear vision and taking action

In this article, we’ll explore magical thinking, what it is, and how it works so…

By Elisha Lowe RN, BSN, MBA

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Bayou Classic Business

Bayou Classic: Holiday Tradition Combining Business with Pleasure

"...it’s been more than a game, it’s been a way of life."

The Bayou Classic is the powerhouse of HBCU Classics. It is much more than just…

By Preston Charles

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Hotel Le Richemond

The Dorchester Hotel Experience: Hotel Le Richemond, Geneva

Experience luxury in a winter wonderland

Visiting Geneva, Switzerland is like being transported into an alpine wonderland and Hotel Le Richemond…

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pipeline

New Play by Anna Deavere Smith Takes on the School-To-Prison Pipeline Dilemma

Anna Deavere Smith uses her mastery of documentary-style theater to share timely accounts in her solo show "Notes From the Field"

The school-to-prison pipeline dilemma in America is masterly tackled in the play Notes from the…

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Voluntourism: Travel and Give Back with 6 Great Destinations

Check out some of the best destinations

Are you looking to give back during your vacation this year? Check out some of…

By Kandia Johnson

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Enlightenment

Technically Spiritual: Part 3 – Enlightenment

The new journey—the road to happiness #digitalGrace​

Nathaniel J., Black Enterprise Associate Tech Editor, reaches enlightenment through his love for tech and…

By Nathaniel J.

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Diabetes

James Gavin, M.D.: Diabetes — ‘It’s an Emergency’

This is the epidemic of our time

One person dies every 10 seconds from the ravages of diabetes. With diabetes, strokes, heart…

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How To

Apply to More Than 50 HBCUs at Once With the Common Black College Application

Students can apply to 52 of the more than 100 HBCUs by completing just one…

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Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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