"There’s still a lot of misconception that if you’re not having symptoms then you don’t need to worry about [getting tested]. That is absolutely false."
Gastroenterologist Darrell M. Gray II and radiation oncologist Karen Winkfield break down what Black people need to know about colon cancer, from symptoms and risk to diagnosis and treatment.
After disclosing relationship histories and what they each want out of the marriage, Karen is left unsure about Miles.
Last Tuesday night, my soon to be 3-year-old daughter watched the only Black woman who anchors a news show on prime time, Joy Reid, lead into a show about the […]
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Sean "Diddy" Combs, Will Packer and Doug E. Fresh come to the defense of Sen. Kamala Harris and push openly for a Black woman running mate.
Joe Biden should see her lack of remorse for a debate stage comment as a welcomed quality, not a hindrance.
Whether you're planning an all-out fete or a simple day, make it Black celebration with these beauty elements.
In an exclusive op-ed for ESSENCE, presidential candidate Joe Biden weighs in on the importance of Juneteenth and its significance at this moment in our nation.
This Juneteenth one of the urgent and effective ways we can honor our ancestors is by putting our coins where it counts most: back into our community.
Juneteenth has been celebrated in the United States since 1865, but Trump claims nobody knew about it until now.
Dr. Lakeysha Hallmon breaks down how she created The Village Market Atlanta with the support of the community.
ESSENCE traveled across the country to follow several presidential candidates on the campaign trail in the 24 Hours With series.
Sen. Kamala Harris was first introduced to Howard University as a child. Years after graduating she credits it as the place that forever changed her life.
Kamala Harris introduces Joe Biden during a virtual fundraiser leading to speculation of a potential VP pick and "endorsements" from Twitter.
The Reckoning Crew, made up of a group of Black women activists in South Carolina, officially endorsed Joe Biden.