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In Bernice Jenkins‘ church announcements, she has to pass on a message from the pastor to the overweight members of the church, who threw him off last Sunday. Listen to the audio player to hear what happened in this exclusive clip of these Church Announcements! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Get the latest announcements from Bernice Jenkins here and […]

The issue of blacks and weight management continues to be a problematic topic. Studies say that four out of five black women are overweight or…

According to the CDC, in 2011, African Americans were 1.5 times as likely to be obese as Non- Hispanic Whites. In particular, African American women…

VIA: MadameNoire and WSBTV.com Michelle Fonville stepped into Natural Nails in DeKalb County (GA) last week for a manicure, pedicure and eyebrow arch. She was surprised to find out that the cost was $5 more than what it should have been – and more surprised when she found out why. Fonville says the manager of […]

We all know a good balance of healthy eating and exercise is vital, but First Lady Michelle Obama led by example this week while visiting local D.C. students. In an event celebrating the launch of her recast President’s Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition, Michelle Obama took time to exercise and focus on making the […]

Top Reasons Those ‘Get Fit’ Resolutions Don’t Stick VIA: Fox19.com Another New Year’s Day looms, and millions of Americans will resolve that this year, they’ll exercise and get fit, so why by the end of January are so many of those resolutions broken? New research may shed some light on the problem. It’s not that […]