Jenica Leah is an award winning children’s author and publisher and referred to as one of the UK’s leading ambassadors for sickle cell. Living with sickle cell anaemia herself, she has battled with the many complications that come with the disorder including having a stroke at 14 and a hip replacement at 25; but she has never let this stop her from being who she is. … Continue reading International Author Promotes Sickle Cell Disease through her Children Books
Photo Courtesy by Getty Images Actress Taraji P. Henson just launched a new foundation called “The Boris Henson Foundation” in honor of her late father that passed away in 2006 due to liver cancer. But the main reason why Henson is doing this is to increase awareness for mental health among the black community. Her father also suffered with mental health so Henson wanted to … Continue reading Taraji P. Henson Launches Foundation to Bring Awareness for Mental Health and to Honor her Dad
Tell me more about your career of being a doctor I am a Behavior Scientist. I focus on helping individuals, parents, teams, and organizations change their unwanted behaviors to desired behaviors. This is done by preparing different interventions, based on the individual’s history and life. No two individuals have the same experiences; thus every intervention is different. It is always based on the client’s needs … Continue reading The Renaissance Man Prescribes a Good Dose of Good Health& Motivation
“My anaconda DUNK!” A new show is coming to BET called Killer Curves: Bodies to Die for is produced by Lala Anthony. So many women in the industry has leveled up to certain expectations that having a phat butt and large breasts and thighs will make them look physically attractive and hot! Maybe in that case, but what about the health side affects or the after … Continue reading Are Your Curves Worth DYING For?
I had a bad day. It was one of those days where I allowed the struggles of my journey to consume me and harden my spirit. As I sat silently on my couch I found myself thinking, “I will never know what it’s like to bring a child into this world, I will never experience motherhood, I will never this…I will never that…I will never.” … Continue reading Overcoming My Fears and Trusting God
There has been a lot of celebrity stars who has been dealing with a lot of issues; whether it’s family issues, dealing with low self-esteem or something else, celebrities has an image to pertain because everyone sees them on social media! Social media is filled with trolls with their ratchet comments and evil thoughts. It’s no wonder a lot of celebrities are clapping back on … Continue reading Overdosing is the REAL Thing! Don’t Judge!
“He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak.” – Isaiah 40:29-31 Weekly, if not daily, people continue to tell me how strong and courageous I am. I normally smile and nod but the truth is – I once had trouble believing. For a couple of years, my overall strength waned. More times than I care to admit, I secretly … Continue reading Strength for the Storm
For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. – Jeremiah 29:11 By Teresa Adams You see – since I could remember children have always been something that I wanted. I love them – even the ones that need a little extra loving. I … Continue reading When Your Plans Aren’t Working