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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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Healthy, Fall Inspired Foods

Here are some foods packed with health and beauty benefits

Here are some fall inspired foods that are packed with both health and beauty benefits.

By Yvelette Stines

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Black Reproductive Justice Activists Gathering for National Strategy Summit

Washington, DC event to draw industry leaders in women's advocacy

Activists will gather in Washington, D.C. Sept. 25 to Sept. 29 for the first Annual…

By Janell Hazelwood

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The Alarming Health Effects of Working Overtime

Studies show increased health risks and decrease in productivity

Studies find increased health risks for professionals who work overtime.

By Courtney Connley

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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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6 Ways To Protect Your Start-Up’s Most Valuable Asset: You

Ask yourself—what would happen to my company if I became ill or died, or even just functioned at less than my best?

As the founder, CEO and visionary of your new start-up, your company is dependent on…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Why You Should Consider a Career in Nursing?

With an aging population, the need for more nursing professionals is greater than ever

National League for Nursing CEO, Beverly Malone, talks why you should consider a nursing career.

By Courtney Connley

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Study: Most Workers Lose Sleep Due to Work-Related Stress

Results show 85 percent of professional lose sleep due to work

Survey released by global talent mobility firm, Lee Hecht Harrison, shows 85 percent of employees…

By Courtney Connley

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Five Black Health & Wellness Experts to Follow for World Health Day

Black health experts you can learn tips from

Top black health and wellness experts to follow on social media.

By Courtney Connley

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Report: Half of Atlanta Patients Testing for HIV Already Have AIDS

Know your status and get tested

Many residents in Atlanta don’t have access to routine HIV testing at their healthcare facilities,…

By Essence Gant

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Black Women Who Work Night Shifts at Higher Risk for Diabetes

Working the night shift may be wearing on your health

A study published in Diabetologia used data from the Black Women’s Health Study to conclude that…

By Essence Gant

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On the Move: Health Care Service Corporation and Epic Records Announce New Executives

Maurice Smith heads Blue Cross and Blue Shied and Breyon Prescott heads Urban A&R at Epic

Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Epic Records add new names to their executive roster

By Courtney Connley

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Four Delicious Greens to Add to Your Smoothie

Here is a list of ingredients and their health benefits

When it comes to eating healthy it is important to eat a variety of clean…

By Yvelette Stines

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Moon Meals Offers Healthy Choices for Time-Starved Professionals

Wanting to solve the problem of the lack of healthy late night food options in…

By Courtney Herring

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Smart Eats: 3 Fruits That Boost Your Brain Power

Getting a good helping of these can increase your mind mojo

These three fruits, when consumed frequently, can serve as great brain food.

By Yvelette Stines

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Merrill Lynch Study Explores Impact of Health on Retirement

Poor health can ruin your wealth

Poor health can mean significant retirement challenges, so staying in top condition is important.

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Fitness Track: Dining Out the Healthy Way with Coworkers

A good time with coworkers usually involves lots of drinks and fatty foods. Here’s how…

By Coach P.

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Find Your ‘Happy’ Place At These 9 Health and Wellness Inspired Resorts

Rejuvenate your mind, body and soul before you return to your business or office

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While pristine beaches, beautiful views, and coconut flavored cocktails tend to be my favorite…

By Kimberly Wilson

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[RECAP] The 12th Annual Tom Joyner Family Reunion

Lots of fun, family and entertainment at this year's event in Florida

RECAP: The 12th Annual Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion entertained one of the biggest audiences…

By Aniesia Williams

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Follow the Lita: How One Bodybuilder is Living Her Dream

Fitness expert and motivator says, 'I must continue to build with integrity'

Lita Lewis, fitness trainer and motivator, talks how she got started in body building and…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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