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BOSS Sports | Chris Bosh May Have Blood Clots On Lungs, Could Miss Remainder Of Season


BY:  John “Hennry” Harris More developments are available concerning Miami Heat All-Star Chris Bosh‘s health.  Doctors treating the star forward are concerned that he may have developed a blood clot on his lung. The doctors are still waiting for tests before making a diagnosis, according to ESPN.com sources. Bosh’s agent, Henry Thomas, told ESPN in a text that it is ... Read More »

Man with surprise womb will get a hysterectomy

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by Tiffany Daniel A businessman in Britain has received international attention for being the only known man on earth to have a womb in conjunction with normal male organs.   Duane Walters is 37-years old and is set to become the first male in history to undergo a hysterectomy. Doctors first thought he had cancer, but it turns out that it’s something ... Read More »

Bobbi Kristina Is Beginning to Do Much Better…..according to doctors


by Naturally Triece After a crazy whirlwind that I refused to write about, I am officially happy to say that Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina is doing much better than she was this past few days. It has been scary for me (not even knowing her) but I am sure that her father has been in a ... Read More »

You Probably Have This on Your Ovaries and Don’t Even Realize It


By: Krystle Crossman Cysts are fluid-filled sacs that can occur anywhere in the body or under the skin. What most women don’t realize is that they most likely have cysts on their ovaries. People tend to get scared when they hear the word cyst and equate it with a tumor, but this is not the case. Most cysts are harmless ... Read More »

Bobbi Kristina on a ventilator, showing reduced brain function


The sudden and surprising collapse of Bobbi Kristina Brown was shocking and eery, with her body being found in a bathtub.  Her mother Whitney Houston was found in the same condition and her death soon followed. It was reported earlier that Bobbi was in a medically-induced coma, and that she appeared to be getting better.  But the news is not ... Read More »

Here’s how racism can stress you out and kill you

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The deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson and Eric Garner in New York reignited calls to end police brutality, especially within black and brown communities. Racism inflicted by police officers, however, is only one threat posed to blacks. Racism has health effects that are directly tied to how our human bodies react to stress. From the New Republic: As an ... Read More »

What Happens When You Drink Coffee Before Your Workout


By: Krystle Crossman We all know that you must stay hydrated before a workout. You need the water to help your muscles move and to help your heart pump the way that it should. There is another drink that is great for a pre-workout routine that you may not think about. It isn’t a sports drink and it’s not a ... Read More »