by Danielle Moodie-Mills onMay 12, 2012
Your Take: An environmental education expert advocates an old-school solution for children's health.
by Claudio E. Cabrera onDecember 28, 2011
Another person falls victim to a health care system that penalizes those without money.
by Nsenga Burton onJuly 29, 2011
Intensive treatment of type 2 diabetes does not reduce cardiovascular death.
November 3, 2010
I somehow missed the whole depression thing, thinking symptoms really wouldn’t start to present in girls that young.
October 27, 2010
How about something similar for obesity and black women? Call it, “Beauty and the ’Besity.”
October 22, 2010
Yes, if you were diagnosed pre-diabetic as I was, it’s better to get the pounds off sooner rather than later.
August 10, 2010
Whether your poison of choice is pills or ice cream, it’s still suicide.
July 30, 2010
Chalk it up to political correctness, but the belief that all human beings are inherently the same—while true—does not mean that our species’ sub-populations and their problems should all be treated equally. It’s like trying to fit a square peg into a round hole, and it’s naïve.
July 28, 2010
A woman at my job, who is in a more senior role than I am, and who is morbidly obese, keeps looking me up and down.
July 14, 2010
The majority of the panel voted to pull it from the shelves.
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A recent study shows that Facebook is being abandoned in large numbers.
His Morehouse gradation speech reignited the debate over his posture toward blacks.
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