Zoe Saldana revealed she's been dealing with Hashimoto's thyroiditis, an autoimmune disorder which causes the immune system to attack the thyroid.

Attorney Daniel E. Dawes is a nationally recognized leader in the health equity movement and has led numerous efforts to address health policy issues impacting vulnerable, underserved, and marginalized populations. He is a health care attorney and administrator, and serves as the executive director of government affairs and health policy at Morehouse School of Medicine. […]

In January, President Obama enacted the Precision Medicine Initiative, allocating $215 million to personalized (or precision) science.

Gary H. Gibbons, M.D., is Director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), where he oversees the third largest Institute at the NIH, with an annual budget of more than $3 billion and a staff of 917 employees. Dr. Gibbons’ research program is recognized for its […]

  Dr. Leonard ‘Lenny’ Lomax is the Founder & CEO of Ultimaxx Health an early stage “Natural” pharmaceutical company founded in 2009, that develops innovative solutions for pressing public health problems and consumer healthcare products that will help improve their general health and well-being. Dr. Lomax is a licensed Physician & Orthopaedic Surgeon. As a physician, […]

  Mark Moore led a healthy lifestyle and still found himself the victim of two strokes. He and his wife Brenda Moore (RN) have become Ambassadors for the…

By 2017, the Black hair care industry is estimated to reach $500 billion - are we fueling an industry that is killing black women?

The thing I love most about working with my personal trainer is that he mixes up the work outs so there is never a dull day.  From free weights and sports drills to calisthenics, my work outs are always interesting.  This gives me extra incentive to wake up and keep my 6:30 am appointments.  Getting […]

I was super busy last week and decided to forego my scheduled training sessions.  Add to that an amazing birthday celebration with alcohol and birthday cake, to boot. *whooo weee*  The struggle was so real when I returned to my work out regimen this morning.  It felt as if I was starting from ground zero. […]

April is National African American Women’s Fitness Month so I’ve decided to share my fitness journey with you.  I am working out for overall health, fitness and, of course, to preserve my sexy.  Butt implants are all the rage from celebrities to everyday women.  My trainer taught me that strong glutes are the foundation of […]