In every issue of Real Health, you’ll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.
Rashad, storming Broadway again in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, with Terrence Howard, shares her favorite role: simple, healthy living.
Have you been taking your eyesight for granted? Now see here: A few simple changes to your daily routine—and medical care—can keep your...
Three common health challenges pregnant black women face--and how you can prevent and treat them for an extra-special delivery.
Rushing to work? Getting your children off to school? Simply aren’t hungry? We help you overcome the obstacles that keep you from eating...
Mama Knows Best
Is the MRSA staph superbug stalking black folks?
Kanye West’s mother died of cosmetic surgery complications. Are you at risk too?
Black America grills presidential candidates on their HIV policies.
Sugar substitutes aren’t only for people with diabetes.
Drug trials need black patients. What to ask before signing up.
A team from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore suggests that inner-city black children with asthma need four checkups annually, not two..
Help for parents confused about their girls’ birth control risks.
Lower your chances of taking a tumble.
High fructose corn syrup is sweeter than sugar. But is it healthier?
We all know teen smoking can increase the risk for lung cancer, asthma and other lung conditions later in life.
After years of being heavy, in poor health and on prescription meds, 61-year-old Earni Young radically rebuilt her life.
With her bold HOTGIRLS program, Carla Stokes, PhD, teaches young black women to realize their worth.