obesity

New Jersey resident Errol Narvaez was mortified after he was removed from a United Airlines flight due to his weight.

Dr. Jennifer Caudle explained on NewsOne Now that many African-Americans don't realize how important sleep is and many of us take it for granted. According to Caudle, the average American should get seven to eight hours of sleep a night. Unfortunately, the majority of the American populace does not reach this mark.

A.D. Dolphin joined guest host Jeff Johnson on NewsOne Now for this week's installment of Fit!Live!Win! to share how the Dherbs 20-Day Cleanse can help transform your life by naturally cleansing and detoxifying the body to aid in necessary weight release, enhancing the immune system, and increasing your energy levels.

The USDA says most Americans don’t enough roughage and are at high risk for preventable chronic illnesses.

Oprah recently made a big investment in Weight Watchers. The media mogul invested 10% into the company which later turned into $70 million made in one day. Besides the business aspect of weight loss, Oprah talked about her journey with becoming healthy and losing weight with Weight Watchers. Check out her journey below.   SOURCE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eNU-pvyhQd4

Congresswoman Marcia Fudge delivers this week’s CBC Message To America focusing on the plight of children in this country. Fudge explained to viewers that parents, teachers, students and community activists tell her the same thing -- “children across this country need our help.”

Hundreds of people lost their lives in Saudi Arabia Wednesday during a stampede near the city of Mecca. Nearly two million people are in the city…

Dr. Draion M. Burch, DO (Dr. Drai) – a highly respected, board-certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist – is a nationally-recognized author, speaker, consultant, and go-to media…

Former President Jimmy Carter recently revealed he was diagnosed with cancer. Doctors discovered the cancer after he had a mass removed

The results are in for the nation’s healthiest states. Indiana falls in the bottom ten as the 41st healthiest state in the United States of America. Hawaii is ranked as the number one healthiest state and Mississippi as the least healthiest. Although Indiana is not ranked too well the study also showed that there was […]

Did you know that there are different types of body fat? According to a new study published in the journal Diabetes, people with higher levels…

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…