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Hepatitis C: 5 Facts Every African American Needs To Know

What is hepatitis C? According to the CDC, hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease that ranges in severity from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a serious, lifelong illness that attacks the liver. It is caused by …

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Girls With Sole ‘brings the happiness’ out of girls through fitness

Six days a week, Liz Ferro packs up her car and drives throughout Cleveland to teach young women yoga, swimming and other fitness-based activities. But it isn’t all about breaking a sweat. “It washes away …

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Could This Chicago Teen Cure Colon Cancer Someday?

ASHBURN — Keven Stonewall likes to say “innovation doesn’t have an age,” which makes sense considering the 19-year-old could be on his way to curing colon cancer. Working at a Rush University lab …

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Groundbreaking Research From Temple U Could Lead to Cure for AIDS

Local researchers announced a major step forward in the battle against AIDS and the HIV virus. Researchers successfully eliminated the HIV virus from cultured human cells for the first time, according to Temple Health. …

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Vanessa Williams Opens Up About Being Molested By A Woman When She Was 10

When she was 10 years old, actress and former Miss America Vanessa Williams went on a vacation that would alter the course of her life. It was the summer before fifth grade and the New York native joined her …

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Where Is This Generation’s Clair Huxtable? | Dr. Misee Harris

The seventies and eighties were a gloriously brave period in American television. Writers/producers like Norman Lear, Bud Yorkin and Bill Cosby took a chance, banking on the intelligence and progressive inclinations of …

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Report: More Than 60 Nigerian Girls Escape Boko Haram Captors

The kidnapped girls in Nigeria have created the international story that everyone should be paying attention to.  But it seemed that after the initial excitement wore off, it was over.  But just because people stopped …

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Surgeon says he didn’t kill Kanye’s mom and he might have a point

A plastic surgeon is trying his best to clear his name after being implicated in the death of the mother of Kanye West. Dr Jan Adams says that it was Kanye’s cousin, not him, who killed Dr Donda West during a …

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NaturallyTriece: 5 Best Natural Hair Products of 2014

By: Naturally Triece The year is almost done and I thought that it would be a good idea to give all of my natural and transitioning ladies a good lead into the 2015 year with some awesome ideas for what they can begin …

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“Hit the Floor” star found dead, alongside her rapper boyfriend

A tragedy occurred this week.  “Hit the Floor” star Stephanie Moseley was found dead along with her rapper boyfriend, according to TMZ.  The woman and her boyfriend both died in an apparent murder-suicide. …

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