Black Health

Is It Possible to Be Young, Single, and Not Attracted to Anyone…Ever?

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By: Isabella Carson When someone is young, attractive, and single people question what is wrong with them. Many people seem to feel that being with someone else is everyone’s sole purpose in life and that if you do not have a partner you have something wrong with you. This is very untrue and a myth that should be dispelled. There ...

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BOSS Sports | Bears Former Player Adrian Peterson Loses Young Son To Cancer


By Stephen Kanyi Cancer has become a global menace and one of the leading causes of death in the world. The fact that it is incurable makes it one of the deadliest illnesses. In 2012, the number of reported cancer-related deaths reached an all-time high of 8.2 million. According to WHO, there will be an increase of up to 70 ...

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Bobby Brown Wants Nick Gordon to Tell the Truth about What Happened to Bobbi Kristina


by G. Brown A desperate Nick Gordon launched a series of tweets in which he claims Bobby Brown is keeping him from seeing the woman he loves. A restraining order keeps Gordon away from Bobbi Kristina who remains in a coma since she was found January 31st lying face down in a bathtub. Gordon also tweeted that he was willing ...

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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 sources. Bosh’s agent, Henry Thomas, told ESPN in a text that it is ...

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New Oklahoma Law Says Couples Must Be Tested For STD’s Before Marriage

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By: Patrice Johnson Oklahoma couples who are looking to tie the knot may have a huge dilemma in their relationships before they can experience any possible marital bliss. Under a proposed bill introduced in Oklahoma, now couples who want to marry are required to prove that they do not have any sexually transmitted infections before they’re allowed to walk down ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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