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Women Tend to Disregard Heart Diseases Risks,...

Every year, 53,000 women in the United States die from a heart attack. And medical experts have long known that women have heart...

Losing Weight: Why it’s Different for Black...

Scientists may have discovered the reason why it may be particularly difficult for obese Black women to lose weight. The answer lies in the belly...

Do You Remember Obama’s Denounced Pastor, the...

Video via the Union Temple Baptist Church in Washington D.C.

Study Shows Black Women Are Fastest Growing...

An increasing number of Black women are opting to leave Corporate America behind and strike out on their own, according to a report commissioned...

Silent Suffering: Infertility Is Often a Lonely...

By Tamiya King A study from the University of Michigan reveals that African American women are more likely to go through the feelings of shame...

African-American Women Embrace Natural Hair After Long...

Lamesa Danzey cannot remember her first perm. “It’s just one of those things as a woman of color, we do relaxers in our hair, and...

Healthy Habits Can Help Black Adult Women...

A Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine study has shown that adults in their 30s and 40s may reduce their risk for developing cardiovascular...

5 Interesting Facts Black Women Can Proudly...

Black Women are the Mothers of Humanity Africans were the first to inhabit the Earth. Fossil records as well as DNA analysis give scientific evidence...

Black Woman Allegedly Fired After Speaking Out...

They picked the wrong legal eagle. The former top lawyer for New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly slapped a Manhattan security-services firm with a...

10 Everyday Black Women Who Are Changing...

Flip through any list of inspirational Black women and you will immediately see the likes of Oprah Winfrey, Michelle Obama and the President of...

5 Things Black Women Can Do To...

In the "State of Black America" report issued in 2008 by the National Urban League, its president Marc Morial hailed women as “the backbone...

Women’s History Month: The Brave, Beautiful &...

It seems ever so fitting that women’s history month is celebrated immediately after black history month considering the fact that black women have been...

Obesity Rates Highest Among African-American Women

It’s as much a cultural challenge as it is an individual one. African-American women appear to be unmoved by the growing obesity epidemic among their ranks,...

Obesity Continues To Plague African-American Women

No population in the United States has a higher obesity rate than African American women, with four out of five defined as overweight or...

Black Women Almost 50% More Likely to...

African-American women may be more likely to die of breast cancer than women of other races, especially in the first few years after the...

Gay Men of MIAKA Allegedly Threaten AKA...

There may be a big lawsuit in preparation against the oldest and most renowned sorority founded for African American women. Men interested in Alpha Kappa...
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