Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tag: black Women

Study Reveals African-American Women in the South...

According to a new study from the University of Michigan, Black women who live in the rural South are less prone to depression than...

Ovarian Cancer: A Healthy Diet May Help...

According to a new study, Black women can lower their risk of developing ovarian cancer simply by following a healthy diet. Among American women,...

The Daniel Holtzclaw Case And Black Women’s...

Daniel Holtzclaw, a former Oklahoma City police officer, allegedly engaged in repeated acts of sexual violence against Black women. For many reasons, Holtzclaw, 28,...

Black Women and Breast Cancer: Risk Is...

    It has been somewhat well known for decades that Black women were less likely to develop breast cancer than white women, but this is...

‘Diversity’ Efforts are Band-Aids That Make Us...

What is diversity, and what does it really mean?  It is time to retire the word and think in terms of something else—such as...

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...

Black Women and Breast Cancer: Why the...

According to medical research, no matter the stage of type of breast cancer, women of color are more likely to be diagnosed later in...

President Obama Draws Much Needed Attention to...

Black women were the focus of President Obama’s remarks to the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation at its 45th annual gala in Washington, D.C. on...

Breastfeeding and Black Women: Raising Awareness About...

Recently, a group of pediatricians, parents and breastfeeding advocates came together via social media, as well as in community centers and hospitals across the...

How One Businesswoman Is Promoting Black Hair...

We see it every day. Black women wearing chemical relaxers and expensive weaves, because they “don’t know what to do with their hair.” Often,...

Miley Cyrus’ Comment About Nicki Minaj Proves...

So, this happened last night— upon accepting the award for best Hip Hop video for "Anaconda," Nicki Minaj blasted Miley Cyrus for comments she...

Why Black Women Make the Best Partners

Black women just aren’t given the praise we deserve. We are spectacular, loving, funny, intelligent, beautiful and creative. As a Black woman, it’s just...

Serena Williams Has a Flawless Response to...

Serena Williams - Video via CNN

(Updated) BET Still Misses the Point, Despite...

Over the weekend, two Black women, allegedly Black Lives Matter activists, confronted Bernie Sanders at a rally in Seattle. That’s where things on the...

10 Examples of Just How Deadly Butt...

The price of beauty can be deadly when trying to augment and alter the human body surgically. Here are seven women who unfortunately died during...

7 Things Black Twitter Got Right About...

Black Twitter broke the Internet by letting the world know #HowItFeelsToBeABlackGirl. Here are seven examples: The Devaluing of Black Women and the Exaltation of White Women Feeling...

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

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