Dr. Don Rowe discusses how the Black community can take care of their hearts

Don Rowe is a medical doctor and cardiology specialist. He performs heart catheterizations, transesophageal echocardiogram, cardioversions, echocardiography, vascular ultrasound interpretation, nuclear and non-nuclear stress test interpretation as well as consultative cardiology. Dr. Rowe spoke with rolling out about the causes heart of problems, how they affect the Black community, and best practices for taking care […]

B.E.A.M. founder Yolo Akili shares how Black people can protect mental health

The Black Emotional & Mental Health Collective is a national training, movement-building and grant-making institution that is dedicated to the healing, wellness, and improved quality of life in Black and marginalized communities.  Yolo Akili, the founder of B.E.A.M, spoke with rolling out about his organization and tips for Black people looking to protect their mental […]

Nielah Burnett brings healthy offering to people in her community

Health and wellness are among the highest priorities in most people’s lives, leading to a myriad of opportunities for business owners looking to offer healthy options and create better communities. Specifically, we saw many opportunities for wellness initiatives within Black communities as the pandemic surged on across the country. Nielah Burnett of InnerG Juice & […]

Yale graduate student Nassim Ashford working to reduce Blacks’ health disparities

Nassim Ashford is a native of Atlanta and is a current master’s of public health (MPH) candidate at the Yale School of Public Health, concentrating in social and behavioral sciences. Black millennials such as Ashford are set to change the world, being educated and socially conscious at the same time. Showcasing the visions of Black millennial graduate […]

Charles Walton and Dr. Michael McGee discuss upcoming virtual health fair

Charles Walton and Dr. Michael McGee of 100 Black Men of Chicago are leading by example to help improve health outcomes within Black communities. The men joined rolling out to share essential health information and discuss the upcoming fourth annual Health and Wellness Expo which will take place on Nov. 13 from 9 a.m. to […]

5 signs you might have an iron deficiency

Iron is a crucial mineral that our bodies need for growth and development. Without enough of it, our bodies can’t produce enough hemoglobin which is a protein that enables your red blood cells to carry oxygen throughout the body. Therefore, if your body doesn’t have enough iron, your muscles and tissues won’t receive the oxygen […]

Ray J released from Miami hospital

Ray J is home from the hospital and feeling much better. The “One Wish” singer was admitted to a medical facility in Miami earlier this month suffering from pneumonia but he was discharged over the weekend, has stopped using an inhaler and isn’t on oxygen anymore. Sources told TMZ Ray feared he was going to […]

Wellness educator and serial entrepreneur Tiffany Davis is all about gains

In less than four years, serial entrepreneur Tiffany Davis has built out a multi-million dollar business and did so unconventionally. Imagine a supplement that actually helps women gain weight, opposed to losing it? Well, that’s exactly what she did and with good reason. Her all-natural formula, Nutrithick, is designed to pack on weight naturally and […]

NFL wide receiver Austin Carr shares why he joined Be The Match Registry®

World-class athlete and NFL wide receiver Austin Carr says joining the Be The Match Registry® and being a donor are among his proudest achievements. Carr joined the registry during his freshman year at Northwestern University and has reveled in the joy of helping save someone’s life ever since.

Andra Day admits she is still recovering from her portrayal of Billie Holiday

Andra Day captured the essence of the legendary Billie Holiday in the recent Hulu release of “The United States v. Billie Holiday.” However, the famous performer revealed that she is still recovering from her role in the groundbreaking film. During an exclusive interview with Just Jared on Saturday, Feb. 27, the 36-year-old discussed the challenges […]

K. Michelle trolled after her butt implant deflates during IG livestream

When K. Michelle’s butt implant appeared to deflate during her livestream on Instagram, the awkward moment was not missed by fans. However, K. Michelle is making it clear that she is unphased by what happened. In fact, she is even defending herself. On Tuesday, Feb. 23, the singer posted a string of tweets offering an […]

Kodak Black’s team expresses concern about his mental health

Since receiving a pardon from 45, Kodak Black has been out of jail for less than a month. While his team is elated about his release, they reportedly are concerned about his mental health. In an exclusive report published by The Jasmine Brand on Monday, Feb. 8. inside sources have expressed concern about the rapper’s […]

Megan Thee Stallion reveals how she toned up her abs in 3 weeks (photo)

Megan Thee Stallion is revealing how she managed to tone her abs in record time — exactly three weeks. On Wednesday, Feb. 3, the “Body” rapper shared a series of posts via Instagram detailing her diet and exercise routine that got the job done. According to Megan, drinking a full gallon of water has made […]

Plies explains why he plans to take the COVID-19 vaccine

As many Americans express apprehension about taking the COVID-19 vaccine, Plies is explaining to fans why he’s opting to get vaccinated. On Monday. Feb. 1, Plies shared an Instagram post as he discussed his intention to take the vaccine. “I’m getting vaccinated the first chance I get,” Plies revealed, adding, “How I look @ It […]

What you can do while waiting to get the COVID vaccine

COVID-19 hit Black and Brown communities hard, yet so many people of color are not jumping first in line to be vaccinated. The new administration‘s goal is to create an effective COVID-19 vaccination plan and administer 100 million shots in 100 days.  While you may have your reservations, we know that over 400,000 Americans have […]

T-Boz sounds off after having unfortunate experience with first responders

Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins has been battling sickle cell disease for many years now, but her recent experience with first responders was likely one of her worst. Late Tuesday evening, Jan. 19, 2021, T-Boz tweeted her grievances as she detailed the disheartening encounter she had with a first responder. So just venting but we patients are […]

‘A notorious woman beater’: Luenell slams Dr. Dre amid health crisis

Dr. Dre may be recovering from a brain aneurysm but famed comedian Luenell is not giving the rapper-producer a pass. On Wednesday, Jan. 20, Luenell appeared on VLAD-TV where she shared her brutally honest opinion of the rapper-turned-businessman. While many fans across the country are pleased that Dr. Dre is recovering from his recent health […]

Louis Gossett Jr. details recent hospitalization for COVID-19

Louis Gossett Jr. is one of the latest public figures to face a health scare due to complications of coronavirus. On Monday, Jan. 4, 2021, Gossett conducted a phone interview with radio talk show host Ryan Cameron on Atlanta’s WAMJ-Majic 107.5/97.5 FM. During their discussion, Gossett revealed he contracted COVID-19 in late December after a […]

Jeremih explains why he still wears hospital bracelet after battling COVID-19

It’s been weeks since Jeremih was released from a Chicago-area hospital after a weeks-long bout with coronavirus. Although that exceptionally grim battle is now behind him, the singer-songwriter has revealed why he still wears the bracelet he was given while hospitalized. “[It’s] just a reminder of what I’ve been through,” Jeremih said during a recent […]