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Kelis is Headed to the Cooking Channel with 'Holiday Feast With Kelis' Special

Kelis is an artist who has never been known to charter the predictable territory of her colleagues. The ‘Milkshake’ singer is still touring and doling out her signature beats but ...

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#ThxBirthControl: The Choices We Make

At 16, most of us weren’t ready to have a baby. Nor were we ready at 18. Or 19. Or even 25. Or even right now. Some of us are ...

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5 Weight Lifting Benefits For Women

Unfortunately, some women shy away from lifting weights because of the misconception that it basically means sacrificing their soft, feminine curves for bulky muscles and an overall masculine appearance. ...

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Self-Confidence Check, 1, 2, 1, 2

The other night I was watching the final episode of "Project Runway" and one of the female finalists said, "It's OK to be confident." She said this as if she were ...

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Reported Ebola Cases Increase to 13,703, WHO reports

Although, the number of new Ebola cases appear to be dropping in Liberia, the epidemic is far from over. World Health Organisation (WHO) is now reporting the number of reported ...

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Fat vs. Thick: A New Drake Lyric Sparks an Old Debate

Both Drake and Lil' Wayne make guest appearances on "Only," Nicki Minaj's latest track. But it's Drake's line about BBW - that would be Big Beautiful Woman - that has ...

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Gynecologists Continue to Use Surgical Tool Even After FDA’s Warning of Cancer Risk

In April 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned doctors that a laparoscopic power morcellator, used to remove common benign uterine growths known as fibroids and in minimally invasive hysterectomies, can spread undetected cancer. In August Johnson & Johnson pulled the device from...

Doctors Kill Minnesota Woman’s Cancer Cells With Measles Virus

As part of a two-person clinical trial to treat cancer, doctors at the Mayo Clinic injected two women with an exorbitant amount of the measles virus, resulting in one of the patients going into remission. “Thirty-six hours after the virus infusion was finished, [myeloma patient...

‘American Idol’ Alum Plus-Size Model Reveals Cancer Battle

Joanne Borgella, “American Idol” alum and Wilhemina model, revealed over the weekend that she is battling cancer.  On Saturday, Borgella posted a video on Facebook informing friends and fans that she was diagnosed a couple of weeks ago. The video was apparently shot while Borgella...

Beyoncé Creates Tribute for Personal Photog Who Was Diagnosed with Stage 4 Cancer

Remember when Beyonce’s team went on a frantic pursuit to get rid of all the singers unflattering photos on the internet? Well, this moved Beyoncé to ban photographers from her Mrs. Carter Tour and to hire an individual who could capture her in the best...

Sharon Jones Diagnosed with Bile Duct Cancer, Postpones Album & Tour

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings are indefinitely delaying their next album and upcoming tour plans due to singer Sharon Jones’ diagnosis of Stage I bile-duct cancer. Give the People What They Want, the R&B group’s sixth album, had been scheduled for an Aug. 6 release....