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HIV prevention and protection for Black women
There is an unfortunate and sinister relationship between HIV and drug usage in black and brown communities....
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Get a friend to keep you on track with 2023 health goals
Photo credit: Shutterstock.com / oneinchpunch Having an accountability partner for health and wellness...
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Ricki Fairley is reducing mortality rate for Black women as the CEO of TOUCH
Photo courtesy of Ricki Fairley Ricki Fairley is an award-winning, marketing expert who has transformed her business acumen into breast cancer advocacy. Fairley co-founded and serves as CEO of TOUCH, The...
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Food deserts in Black neighborhoods equal environmental racism
Food insecurity is a constant and growing problem in Black communities, with more than one-third of African...

Top Stories

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Retired NFL chef Derrell Smith is preparing the ultimate Super Bowl spread
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Plastic surgeon DeLorean Griffin says real belly buttons matter
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Biden ending COVID-19 emergency declaration in May 2023
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Tamara Walcott made history by powerlifting 636 pounds

Health Videos

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Jackson Dunbar exposes the racial disparities in phamaceuticals
Mike Woods and Ines Rosales of Fox 5 in New York City (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)
Mike Woods and Ines Rosales celebrate Lori Stokes
Kenny Lloyd finishes his first TCS New York City Marathon (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)
Legacy runner promotes wellness after finishing New York Marathon
Harlem Cycle founder and Spelman College alum Tammeca Rochester discusses her motivation for starting the company. (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)
Harlem Cycle founder discloses her inspiration for launching the business
Lori Stokes accepts an award from the Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health. (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)
Journalist talks about the importance of Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health
Licensed marriage and family therapist Shadeen Francis speaks at the Sex Expo in New York City (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)
Therapist Shadeen Francis aims to bring clients more peace, pleasure

Fitness

10 exercise tips for better health and overall fitness
Photo credit: Shutterstock.com / oneinchpunch African Americans have a long history of facing health...
Fitness tips to crush your 2023
Darren Ross, owner of P 13 Fitness (Photo courtesy of Darren Ross) The “new year, new you,”...
Keefa Hawkins helps women gain confidence and bring out their inner sexy
  Photo courtesy of 365 Photography Atlanta It’s not very often that rolling out gets the...
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10 exercise tips for better health and overall fitness
Photo credit: Shutterstock.com / oneinchpunch African Americans have a long history of facing health...

Food & Nutrition

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Chef shares tips for giving Thanksgiving recipes a healthy twist
Food Justice Tour (Updated)
Food Justice Tour is set to promote health equity in the community
Tassili Maat heals her community from dis-ease through food
Executive chef Nik Cole prepares for 'The Take Over' holiday giveback in Detroit
Chef shares tips for giving Thanksgiving recipes a healthy twist

Black Intellectuals

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Jonathan Barry-Blocker shares message for raising intelligent Black children
Symposium for HBCU Scholar Program Thursday April 7, 2022, in Nashville, TN
HBCU students selected for American Health Association scholarship
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Meet John Hope Bryant, the $4 billion man
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Why John Hope Bryant chose Ambassador Andrew Young and Quincy Jones as mentors

Finance & Wealth

Wells Fargo executive gives inflation-busting tips for your Super Bowl menu
Monica Cole, executive vice president and head of agribusiness, food and hospitality at Wells Fargo....
Black bank owner Benaisha Poole-Watson gives business owners tips to get loans
Benaisha Poole-Watson (Photo courtesy of Benaisha Poole-Watson) Benaisha Poole-Watson wants to help Black...
David Shands offers 5 wealth-building tips for 2023
Entrepreneur David Shands is living the American dream. He went from being a restaurant employee to a...
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Finding financial freedom: Benefits for Black millennials and the unbanked
Photo credit: Shutterstock.com / Evka119   Setting wealth and financial goals at any age is a great way...

Marketing & Branding

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Ford bucks traditional marketing to reach Black women at Essence Fest
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Brandifi founder Nicole Monay is helping businesses get to market
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Deidra Malone amplifies artists' impact through her integrated marketing agency
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PR expert Nantale Muwonge shares how a car accident shaped her career