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When a chronic illness strikes, we often focus only on the person with the condition. But diseases such as diabetes drastically affect their l...
Female empowerment and self-love are mandatory to fight HIV/AIDS among African-American women.
Another study confirms that the body mass index (BMI) overstates the obesity epidemic in black America.
It’s a popular cosmetic dental procedure. But should you try tooth whitening at home?
When was your last screening?
Don’t blame men on the down low (DL) for the rising HIV rates among African-American women.
Sexologist Rachael L. Ross, MD, PhD, a.k.a. Dr. Rachael answers your questions.
Aging: Doing More Than the Math
Learning that you have HIV presents many challenges, including the question of when to start taking the powerful meds that control the virus (...
What black parents need to know about ADHD
Since the H1N1 virus, a.k.a. swine flu, first started making headlines earlier this year, influenza has been on everyone?s mind. Now, another...
Many Americans think eating disorders affect only upper-class white girls. But black girls are 50 percent more likely than their white counter...
Salt is salt...or is it?
Why drinking acai and other fruit drinks isn’t the best way to get your antioxidants
Don’t let exercise-induced asthma limit your fitness goals.
By age 65, we lose about one tenth of our brain cells.
Styling techniques can harm your hair. Real Health teaches you how to counter the assault.
Celeb hair stylist Ursula Stephen, creator of Rihanna’s signature bob, designed this quiz to test your knowledge.
When The New York Times first wrote about First Lady Michelle Obama starting an organic vegetable garden at the White House, I became...