Tag Archives: Health and Wellness

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5 Tips for Managing a Full-Time Job and Entrepreneurship

Make time for what's important to you

There are many of us looking to start and run our own businesses while working…

By Yvelette Stines

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Join ‘Saving Our Homes, Saving Our Lives’ Event and Get Involved in World AIDS Day

Nonprofit health agency hosts charity awards benefit on December 1

FOX-5 TV News Reporter and radio talk show host Lisa Evers will serve as mistress…

By Kandia Johnson

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Yoga For People of Color Empowers a Community

Calia Marshall launches Brown Sugar: Yoga For Folks of Color in Brooklyn, New York

“I was often the only person of color in a class. I just really wanted…

By Kandia Johnson

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Fewer Mammograms? How American Cancer Society Decision Could Affect Black Women

Some organizations say new guidelines could be dangerous

The American Cancer Society recently shifted recommendations on breast cancer screenings, but some experts say…

By Janell Hazelwood

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‘African Health Now’ Hosts Inaugural Gift of Life Cocktail Benefit

"It's going to be a fun, beautiful night of mingling, celebrating three dynamic honorees, fundraising for our program, and celebrating AHN."

On Tuesday, October 20th, nonprofit organization African Health Now (AHN) will host its inaugural African…

By Safon Floyd

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4 Simple Ways to Support Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Here's how you can do your part to help break the cycle of abuse

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, here’s how you can raise awareness and help break…

By Kandia Johnson

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Alarming Facts About African American Women and Breast Cancer

Did you know breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among black women?

Breast cancer awareness facts, tips, and resources.

By Kandia Johnson

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: 4 Ways to Get Involved

Avon Foundation for Women recommends 4 ways to get involved during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Avon Foundation for Women recommends 4 ways to get involved during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.…

By Kandia Johnson

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Military Women are 10 Times More Likely to Experience Sexual Assault

A recent study by the Department of Veteran Affairs highlights sexual trauma in the U.S. military

A recent study by the Department of Veteran Affairs shows women are ten times more…

By Brittany Dandy

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5 Work-Life Balance Tips for the Woman Who Wants it All

Self-proclaimed 'Mamapreneur' and creator of Soultanicals shares her five tips for maintaining work/life balance

Self-proclaimed ‘Mamapreneur’ and creator of Soultanicals shares her five tips for maintaining work/life balance to…

By Brittany Dandy

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5 Tips for Healthy Summer Hair

Celebrity stylist Kim Kimble, talks how to keep hair healthy an manageable this summer

Celebrity stylist Kim Kimble, talks how to keep hair healthy an manageable this summer with…

By Brittany Dandy

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‘EACH Woman Act’ Introduced to Congress to Fund Abortion

Bill proposes health coverage for abortion

Bill proposes health coverage for abortion, for every woman, regardless of income.

By Brittany Dandy

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Dr. Vikki Johnson Unleashes ‘Soul Wealth’ on Entrepreneurs

Tips for building relational equity

Dr. Vikki believes that, all too often, people get caught up in the “ego of…

By Roz A Gee

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5 Tips for Domestic Violence Survivors

Cameka Crawford offers recovery resources for victims

Overcoming domestic violence is a victory, but the aftermath and recovery process can be daunting…

By Brittany Dandy

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‘Be The Match’ Urges African Americans to Become Bone Marrow Donors

Why more blacks should volunteer to be donors

‘Be The Match’ urges African Americans to volunteer as potential bone marrow donors.

By Kandia Johnson

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Dr. Hazel Glasper Speaks on the Dental Care Crisis

The owner of 'Revive Dental' shares her insights

Dr. Hazel Glasper was recently selected as the spokeswoman on oral health for the American…

By Roz A. Gee

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5 Must-Have Skincare Products for Summer

What you need for optimal facial-care this season

These five facial care products may be just what you need for summer and are…

By Brittany Dandy

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4 Quick and Healthy Summer Recipes

Check out fast, simple delicious meals below

In need of quick healthy summer recipes? Check out these delicious meals below.

By Kandia Johnson

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Celebrate National Running Day by Joining 3 African American Running Clubs

On June 3, runners will join a coast-to-coast celebration of running

On June 3, runners will join National Running Day a coast-to-coast celebration of running.

By Kandia Johnson

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Fitness Trainer and Entrepreneur Creates New Dance Class ‘Kerboomka’

Kershel Anthony's choreography-driven workout takes dance fitness to another level

Kershel Anthony says his choreography-driven workout, Kerboomka, takes dance fitness to another level.

By Brittany Dandy

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