Health

Rah Digga Says Black Men Are Why Black Women Are Insecure About Themselves

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A post shared by Rah Digga (@therealrahdigga) on Feb 8, 2017 at 2:02pm PST Rapper Rah Digga let the chopper fly on Twitter when it came to expressing her opinion about why some black women are insecure, and she blamed it on black men. It...

Teyana Taylor Is The New Face Of Reebok Classic

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Dancer, Actress, G.O.O.D. Music artist and #fitnessgoals Teyana Taylor announced her partnership with Reebok Classic yesterday, complete with a sickening ad campaign that plays off of her all the more sickening Fade video routine. 54’11s size 7 in girls cute face looking like she was 11...

Tennessee Bill Would Prevent Food Stamps Being Used For Ice Cream & Soda

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A new bill in Tennessee aims to prevent food stamp recipients from buying soda and ice cream. Rep. Sheila Butt, R-Columbia wants to ban the purchase of foods such as ice cream, candy, cookies and cake, and levy fines against those who violate it. “When...

Black Women’s Life Expectancy Tops Everyones

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Black women are magic when it comes to having a life expectancy that is longer than others. According to a report by the CDC, whereas black men, white men and women’s life expectancies have dropped, us black women are still holding on. “What we are...

Federal Government Bans Smoking in Public Housing

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If you live in public housing and smoke cigarettes, you’re about to get a lifestyle change. Smoking will be prohibited in public housing developments nationwide under a final rule announced Wednesday by HUD. In announcing the ban, administration officials emphasized the dangers of secondhand smoke...

8 Things Black Women Should Know About Uterine Fibroids

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Uterine fibroids— non-cancerous tumors that grow on the muscle fibers of the uterus– will affect most women in their lifetime. However, Black women are three times more likely than White women to have fibroids and may even be susceptible to these growths earlier in life....