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  Form a team and be a part to the Triangle’s first Walk from Obesity on May 3, 2015, at the Durham County Memorial Stadium, 750 Stadium Drive, Durham, NC. The Walk from Obesity is a national walk through the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Foundation(ASMBS). This is a non-competitive, 2-mile walk, to […]

CHICAGO (AP) — A professor whose research is helping a California police department improve its strained relationship with the black community and a lawyer who…

Another day, another study on dating and marriage for black women. The latest wave of research has come from online dating sites, which has analyzed the…

What you see above is a map of Detroit. The small colorful dots represent people, plotted to show where they live and their race. Whites are…

Unemployed Blacks More Resilient During Job Search than Whites The so-called recovery of the US economy has not been equally kind to everyone. Even as the unemployment…

Unemployed Blacks More Resilient During Job Search than Whites The so-called recovery of the US economy has not been equally kind to everyone. Even as the unemployment…

News research from the Wes Coast finds that drivers show a clear racial bias against black pedestrians, failing to yield for them at crosswalks. Seems like…

General Mill’s interracial Cheerios ad may have attracted some racist scorn online, but audience testing by analytics company Ace Metrix shows the 30-second spot achieved high “attention” and “likability” scores, especially with females. The ad didn’t appeal to males 50+, but Jonathan Symonds, Ace Metrix executive vice president of marketing, wrote in a blog post […]

Are you currently challenged with your weight loss program and desire to overcome this obstacle? Portland researchers from Kaiser Permanente’s Center for Health Research say if you’re looking to lose those unwanted pounds you need to reduce your stress and get the proper amount of sleep.