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Legendary Singer And Actress Della Reese, Dead At 86

By People

Della Reese, the vocal powerhouse who later starred as heaven-sent Tess

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Updated Health Guidelines Suggest You May Indeed Have High Blood Pressure

By USA Today

Thirty million Americans are getting some bad health news: they have high blood pressure

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Black Women In The U.S. More Likely To Die During Or After Childbirth: Why?

By Essence

Late at night on February 4, 2010, when she was 37 weeks pregnant, Fathiyyah “Tia” Doster 

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Scientists Find That Sleeping In A Cold Room Is Good For Your Health

By SimpleMost

Have you given much thought to the temperature at which you fall asleep? I haven’t.

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 18:  US Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks about organized gang violence at the Department of Justice, April 18, 2016 in Washington, DC. Sessions spoke during a meeting of the Attorney General's Organized Crime Council and Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Forces.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Republican Congressman: Sick People Don’t Deserve Affordable Health Care

By NY Magazine

Republicans usually defend their health-care position with an array of buzzwords like choice, patient-centric, or competition.

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According to History, African Americans Don’t Sleep As Well As Whites

By LA Times

When we study racial inequality, we tend to consider factors that affect people while they are awake. Differential access to safe neighborhoods with good schools, decent jobs and unbalanced treatment by police and the courts surely have much to do with the stubborn disparities in wealth and well-being

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Large Percent of Dollar Store Products Linked to Serious Health Problems Including Cancer

By Healthy Holistic Living
HealthyStuff, in collaboration with the Campaign for Healthier Solutions, released a report today about toxic chemicals found in Dollar store products.

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How Stress is Killing Black Men in America

By Huffington Post

n 1996, hip-hop trio A Tribe Called Quest released “Stressed Out,” the tale of a black man looking to remain optimistic while dealing with the repercussions of his criminal record,

 

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Poor, Sick, and Voted For Trump; What Will Happen To Them Without Obamacare?

By Washington Post

Another morning, another list of patients and problems in the hands of 35-year-old Keisha Saunders. Diabetes, depression, heart disease. Robert needs lower blood pressure.

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Gabourey Sidibe Reveals Weight-Loss Sugery, Opens Up About Depression

By The Grio

In her new memoir, This Is Just My Face: Try Not to Stare, Gabourey Sidibe is opening up for the first time about her struggles with depression, anxiety and bulimia.

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Fructose Corn Syrup Increases Risk Of Diseases

By Natural Health 365

It is no secret that sugary drinks, sweets, and other processed foods

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Colonel Abrams, 80’s Soul Music Legend Has Passed Away At 67

By Eur Web

Sadly we must report that death has claimed the life of another celebrity this this weekend.

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American Born Blacks Aren’t As Healthy As African, Caribbean Immigrants

By Daily News

A new study from the city’s Health Department examining health discrepancies

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Ecosexuals Have Sex With The Earth In Hopes Of Saving It

By Vice

If you happen to find yourself in Sydney this week, you have the unique opportunity to have sex with the earth.

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Federal Government Approves “Artificial Pancreas”

By Affordable Health Insurance

More than 29 million Americans have diabetes.

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Suicidal Trans Teen Kills Himself After Nurses Continue To Call Him A Girl

By LGBTQ Nation

The mother of a transgender boy is suing the hospital that treated him for “suicidal ideation,” just weeks before he took his life, alleging staff repeatedly called him a girl.

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Find Out Which Vegetable Will Maximize Your Cancer Fighting Potential

You’ve probably heard the expression, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” What they are really talking about is eating healthy.

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Why You Should Never Ever Eat Instant Noodles

By Healthy Cures

Instant noodles are a popular go-to lunch or dinner for those who are strapped for time (or cash), like college students.

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Viagra & Prostitutes Causing a Spike in AIDS Diagnosis Among Elderly Black Men

By EurWeb

In the past, whenever an opportunity arose for O’Neal to pleasure himself, he would gleefully dig into his special

A man jogs during a warm day in Central Park, New York December 25, 2015. Much of the U.S. East Coast could see record high temperatures on Christmas Day and through the weekend even as a major winter storm looms for the southern Great Plains, forecasters said on Friday. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz - RTX202CH

America’s Fittest City is Going To Shock You

By The Huffington Post

If you love city life and want a healthy lifestyle, pack your bags and head for our nation’s capital.