www.blackdoctor.org By Cecelia Brewington, MD Cancer Survivor Michelle Cole Whitley   Roughly two-thirds of African-American women report getting a mammogram in the last two years. However, we may not get screened as often as we say. Our cancers are still found at a later stage than...
www.blackdoctor.org     Some days, all you can do is think of excuses to skip a workout, even when you know all the reasons why you should workout. Try as you might, you can’t be perfect every day of your life! The...
www.usatoday.com By Jayne O'Donnell     At least 35 people reported seizures after using electronic cigarettes over the past decade, the Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said the agency is investigating the incidents, which primarily involved youth and young adults and were...
By Eagle Newswire   The Jeremy Nelson and Nick Blakely Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Act provides guidelines for removing high school athletes from activity when displaying symptoms   This past February, the Georgia Senate unanimously passed SB 60, the Jeremy Nelson and Nick Blakely Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention...
www.blackamericaweb.com By Tonya Pendleton     When you’re getting older, it gets harder and harder to find time for yourself. You may be taking care of your kids…and your parents. You might be handling the bills, managing a household, working a full-time job...
www.blackdoctor.org   As we all know, there’s nothing like dieting and exercising to get the beach body and healthy lifestyle we desire. Within recent years, juicing has become a huge phenomenon and has built its way to change lives all over...
www.blackdoctor.org     Hello my name is Tonyael and I was a chronic yo yo dieter. I started working out back in 2013 after I had my daughter in 2012. Each year I would gain weight and lose weight. “After I became pregnant...
By Burt Mummolo KTUL Channel 8     You push your flower to the front, you’re ready to light it and consume," said Isaac Caviness. For many, Caviness became the face of the medical marijuana campaign through Green the Vote, and now, he's about to...
www.blackdoctor.org     Just because you are your age doesn’t mean you have to act it! And you definitely don’t have to look it. But when it comes to nutrition, eating the best foods for your age is the secret to conquering...
www.blackdoctor.org     We often neglect working out or going to the gym to preserve our hairstyles and beauty regimens. From my own experiences, this is a choice more Black women make than any other race. Since four out of five Black...