Women’s Health

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Via Methodist Hospital: The Methodist Hospital will provide free breast health services to women between the ages of  40 – 65 years old (65+ without Medicare coverage)  *Uninsured or have insurance that does Not cover preventative screenings *A resident in the local service area  call  713- 441-3926 to schedule a free mammogram today through grants […]

  Mo’nique is celebrating a major weight loss milestone — she’s under 200 lbs. for the first time since she was 17-years-old, PEOPLE reports. The Academy Award-winning star shared videos and photos of her accomplishment on Instagram on Thursday. “I said that I would share this journey with y’all, the weight loss and getting healthy,” Mo’nique […]

Well, this is change in the guard.  According Mashable, Watching porn is basically considered a rite of passage for males, but it seems more ladies got in on the fun in 2017. Pornhub and xHamster released stats for their sites from last year, and Pornhub reports their top search for the entire year was “Porn […]

October is breast cancer awareness month and there is some good news about the impact of bring awareness to this horrible disease. The American Cancer Society reported yesterday (October 3rd) that the rate of breast cancer deaths in the U.S. fell by almost 40 percent between 1989 and 2015, which they said amounts to more […]

How often do you drink? Well, according to UPI, Researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) examined the brains 60 people who had recovered from histories of long-term alcoholism, and 60 nonalcoholics. They found evidence that alcoholism can impact the reward system centers of the brain in women differently than […]

Accroding to UPI, Licorice might be harmful to pregnant women when eaten in large quantities, finds a new study. University of Helsinki researchers from Finald have found consuming large amounts of the candy can impact a developing fetus. Liquorice is naturally sweetened with glycyrrhizin, which may be harmful to a fetus when consumed in large […]

A new study has found that the life expectancy of Black women are longer than everyone else’s. According to the CDC, While the life expectancies are lower for White men, women and Black men, Black and Hispanic women are maintaining the average at 78 years. The Albuquerque Journal said that these results might be surprising […]

If you’ve been feeling itchy lately it might not just be winter dry skin, it might be due to stress.   According to Women’s Health, A new study published in the International Journal of Dermatology reveals that stress activates the hippocampus, the same area of your brain in which itch signals are also processed. Other […]

Join 97.9 The Box, Majic 102.1, and Boom 92 Houston for a day of Family, Fitness, and Fun at the 2015 Houston Fit Family Fest. Houston Fit Family Fest has something for every member of the family and all ages to enjoy. Get active and compete against your friends at the adrenaline rush inflatable obstacle courses, […]

Via BlackDoctor.org: I’m always running across articles that help improve your health.  Now, thanks to Blackdoctor.org find out when to say when….before turning up your favorite adult beverages.  You may be surprised!   Read more

Kerisha Mark suffered from a condition know as Gigantomastia, which gave her size 36NNN breasts, the largest renowned Houston plastic surgeon, Dr. Franklin Rose had ever worked on. This extreme condition and additional weight from her massive breasts, would eventually leave her humpback later in life. She has also experienced headaches and emotional stress from […]