diabetes

Lizzo has been widely celebrated not only for her crowd-pleasing music but her abundant display of self-love and acceptance while shattering so-called beauty norms. The Cuz I Love You star caught a stray shot from celebrity fitness trainer Jillian Michaels, and she fired back as only Lizzo can.

Doctor Dre, who became a household name alongside his Yo! MTV Raps co-host Ed Lover has been publicly battling diabetes and has suffered tremendously in doing so. In a recent sitdown, the veteran media figure and DJ detailed his journey on the health front.

The Hip-Hop and arts community across South Africa is in mourning after news that veteran rapper, poet, and activist Ben Sharpa has died. According to still-developing reports, Sharpa passed after complications from diabetes.

It seems Damon Dash’s “Health is Wealth” motto will live on a new platform. The mogul has just announced he is launching the Dash Diabetes Network.

Tracy Morgan Hospitalized at Sundance Film Festival   Tracy Morgan was rushed to the hospital Sunday night at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, reports TMZ. The comedian and actor apparently fell unconscious and was taken by ambulance to Park City Medical Center. A spokesperson for the hospital stated that there were no drugs […]

Hoping to push forward the idea of promoting health and fitness, New York artists and activists have linked together to launch a concert series in support of raising awareness on diabetes. Presented by The Heavy Sound, the event, “Mind Body Soul: A Benefit Concert to Raise Awareness of Diabetes”, will take place later tonight at […]

A new national study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirms what many within the Black community have been saying for years; there is a direct correlation between lower-income living and obesity. Statistic gathered by the CDC report 36% of the Black population is obese, with Maine surprisingly ranking first in the […]