African-American Teens More Hip to Safer Sex, Study Finds
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African-American Teens More Hip to Safer Sex, Study Finds

[BET] When it comes to news about HIV/AIDS in the African-American community, oftentimes it isn’t encouraging. But…

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Rev. Anthony Lee Gets Tested For HIV In The Pulpit To Promote AIDS Awareness
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Rev. Anthony Lee Gets Tested For HIV In The Pulpit To Promote AIDS Awareness

[www.huffingtonpost.com] At Union Seminary in 1998, the Rev. Anthony Lee helped lead a worship service…

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Can New FDA-Approved Diet Pill Help Obesity in Black America?
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Can New FDA-Approved Diet Pill Help Obesity in Black America?

[BET.com] Belviq is the first anti-obesity medicine to be approved in the past 13 years.…

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Jindal Says He Won’t Implement Obamacare
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Jindal Says He Won’t Implement Obamacare

[ABCNews.com] Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, one of Mitt Romney’s possible running mates, said that despite…

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Too Little Vitamin D May Explain Black Americans’ Cancer Deaths
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Too Little Vitamin D May Explain Black Americans’ Cancer Deaths

[MSNBC] African-Americans are 25 percent more likely to die from cancer than white Americans are, and the reasons…

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African-American Couples Face Unique Challenges Dealing With Prostate Cancer
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African-American Couples Face Unique Challenges Dealing With Prostate Cancer

[News One] A recent study suggests that African-American couples affected by the trials of prostate cancer face emotional challenges that…

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D.C. Churches Get More Involved Fighting HIV/AIDS
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D.C. Churches Get More Involved Fighting HIV/AIDS

by James Wright Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer Courtesy Photo Churches in…

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Meditation May Decrease Heart Disease Among Black Teens
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Meditation May Decrease Heart Disease Among Black Teens

[BET.com] (Courtesy: BET.com) Meditation, an ancient practice that focuses on the mind-body connection, has plenty…

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