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Tonya Lewis Lee Wants a Healthy You Now, Part 2

The multifaceted Health Advocate speaks candidly on the importance of exercise

In Part 2 of our video interview with Tonya Lewis Lee, the health advocate and…

By Suncear Scretchen

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Child Abuse Linked to Asthma in Black Women

Study finds increase in asthma development in women with history of abuse.

In Black Women’s Health Study, nearly 30,000 with asthma admitted to being abused before the…

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Cancer Death Rates Fall in the United States

The drop in cancer deaths began in the 1990s and continue on a downward spiral

Deaths from cancer continue to drop for American men and women from most racial and…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Black Women Battling Obesity With New Initiatives

Though black women generally embrace their voluptuousness, they set their sights on keeping fit

A recent study by the CDC found that black women are more obese than other…

By Makkada B. Selah

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Does Gargling Sugar Water Increase Self-Control?

Does this seem likely?

Does this seem likely?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Women Smokers Who Quit Before 40 Extend Their Lives

Stopping before 40 greatly reduces your risk

Stopping before 40 greatly reduces your risk

By Makkada B. Selah

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Co-Pay? No Way, Healthcare Changes Looming

Companies dropping co-payment for co-insurance

Could your industry be the next to be affected?

By Ashley R. Harris

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Tonya Lewis Lee Wants a Healthy You Now

Best Selling Author and former Producer discusses her mission to help women of color maintain healthy lifestyles.

Tonya Lewis Lee is on a mission to make the word a healthier place. In…

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Best Foods to Eat During Pregnancy

What can you eat to boost your baby's health?

What can you eat to boost your baby’s health?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Could Healthier Living Mean Healthier Pockets?

Companies now tying incentives to healthier lifestyles

Companies now tying incentives to healthier lifestyles

By Ashley R. Harris

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Backtalk with Iyanla Vanzant

Is it true that at one point you had Eminem as your ringtone?
“Lose yourself in…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Drink to Your Health

A naturopath offers a program of healing

DeLuz received her wakeup call in 1987 when multiple health problems nearly left her bedridden.…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Alcohol Advertising Disportionately Targets Black Youth

John Hopkins study reveals racial disparity in alcohol advertising

John Hopkins study reveals racial disparity in alcohol advertising

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Swizz Beatz Named a Global Ambassador

The Grammy Award winning producer is also a philanthropist

The Grammy Award winning producer is also a philanthropist

By Demetria Irwin

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Go Figure, Soul Food Tied to High Blood Pressure

Are genetics to blame?

Are genetics to blame?

By Sasha King

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Juicy’s Flavor: Health and Wealth Through Hair Loss

La'Tila Abbott's alopecia diagnosis inspired her to start a business

La’Tila Abbott’s alopecia diagnosis inspired her to start a business

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Traffic Ticket Inspires 400 Pound Woman To Lose Weight

When she couldn't put on her seat belt, she knew it was time for a change

When she couldn’t put on her seat belt, she knew it was time for a…

By Sasha King

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Doctor Uses Black Hair Salons To Encourage Healthy Living

Dr. Reed Tuckson explored if black women were spending as much time on their health as they do on their hair

Dr. Reed Tuckson explored if black women were spending as much time on their health…

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Everybody Get Fit

A passionate instructor creates a fitness boot camp and recruits the community

A graduate of Medgar Evers College who worked as a front desk receptionist at Bally…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Motivational Monday: Bartering for Balance

Life coach S. Tia Brown offers tips on how old-school bartering can make modern life easier

Life coach S. Tia Brown offers tips on how old school bartering can make modern…

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