Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » Black Health (Page 2)

Warning!!! If You Are Taking This Popular Weight Loss Drug, You May Want To Stop

Warning!!! If You Are Taking This Popular Weight Loss Drug, You May Want To Stop

A NEW study released this week sends out a strongly worded warning about risks of kidney, liver, and other organ damage from the most popular weight drugs on the…

Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. Forced To Sell Luxury Townhouse To Pay Medical Bills

Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. Forced To Sell Luxury Townhouse To Pay Medical Bills

In a statement released Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr.’s chief of staff, Rick Bryant, Rep. Jackson and his wife have made the decision to sell their townhouse in Washington D.C. to…

HIV-Positive Inmates In Alabama Allege They Are Being Violated

HIV-Positive Inmates In Alabama Allege They Are Being Violated

Some Alabama prisoners allege that they are unfairly penalized for being HIV-positive and have taken their accusations of discrimination to a federal court. On Monday, lawyers from the American Civil Liberties Union…

Restaurant In Detroit Sells Vegan Soul Food

Restaurant In Detroit Sells Vegan Soul Food

Kirsten Ussery and her partner Erika Boyd are planning to open a business called Detroit Vegan Soul with a mission to help people live healthier lives by providing great-tasting, high-quality, nutritious vegan…

Study Shows Organic Foods Are Not Much Healthier

Study Shows Organic Foods Are Not Much Healthier

People who often cite their loyalty to organic products -- which are significantly priced higher than other foods -- as being a healthier option are wrong. Stanford University doctors…

Can Too Much Happiness Be Bad for Your Health?

Can Too Much Happiness Be Bad for Your Health?

Who says you can never be too happy? Sure happy people are approachable and friendly and positive emotions are good for you, but for some being “too happy” is…

Research Shows Lying Triggers High b***d Pressure And Other Critical Medical Problems

Research Shows Lying Triggers High b***d Pressure And Other Critical Medical Problems

A Notre Dame psychology professor spent 10 weeks tracking 110 adults asking half of them to report the number of lies they told each week and the other half  to stop…

Check Out Ernestine Shepherd: The 75-year-old bodybuilding grandma

Check Out Ernestine Shepherd: The 75-year-old bodybuilding grandma

If you think you’re too old to get back into shape, think again.  Ernestine Shepherd started working out in her fifties, and then decided to pick it up in…

Woman Loses her Job, Her Hair and Her b*****s, but Then She Found Herself

Woman Loses her Job, Her Hair and Her b*****s, but Then She Found Herself

49-year old Rene Syler, believe it or not, was the 39-year old who once seemed to have it all.  She was one of the anchors on “The Early Show”…

Nambian Women with HIV Were Coerced Into Being Sterilized

Nambian Women with HIV Were Coerced Into Being Sterilized

Namibian Judge Elton Hoff ruled Monday that the nation’s government sterilized three HIV-infected women without proper consent, coercing them to sign forms they didn’t fully understand while they were…