'Stories We Tell: The Fertility Secret' Doc Lifts Veil Off Of Black Women's Struggles With Infertility
Sheinelle Jones's special touches on infertility through the miscarriages, health challenges, IVF and surrogacy experiences of Black women in her life.
During our 2021 ESSENCE Wellness House, Coach Gessie explains why fibroids plague 90% of Black women and what we can do about it.
A Battle With Fibroids Inspired This Woman To Create A Healthcare App To Help You Find Black Doctors
“I realized at a young age that I would have to become my own healthcare advocate and that became more important than ever when I was diagnosed with uterine fibroids.”
9 out of 10 Black women will develop fibroids before they’re 50 years old, and their symptoms are often more severe.
The first 150 ESSENCE readers to sign up will receive a care package from the organic feminine care brand.
Are detox pearls the silver bullet for our vaginal ailments, or is it all a farce? Dr. Tosha Rogers weighs in.
Black History Now: Vilissa Thompson—Activist, Writer, Licensed Social Worker And Disability-Rights Advocate
Thompson grew up knowing about the complexities of being Black with a disability. Now she’s working to dispel the myths surrounding disabilities, including those that still go undiagnosed and ignored in our community.