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Know Your Girls: Breast cancer survivor diagnosed at 16 shares her story to help Black women save their own lives

Know Your Girls is committed to educating Black women about breast cancer. As part of their campaign to educate and inform Black women about their cancer risks, they connected TheGrio with Nikia Hammonds-Blakely, a survivor who was diagnosed at 16 years old. “I was in the shower one morning getting ready for school and I felt the… Read More »

What to know about kidney cleanses

Properly functioning kidneys are vital for a person’s overall health. Consuming certain foods, drinks, and herbs may help cleanse the kidneys. The kidneys perform essential functions that keep the body healthy. These two small, bean-shaped organs filter toxins from the blood, balance mineral levels, and help regulate blood pressure. Most people can keep their kidneys… Read More »

How do you know if you have a sprained ankle?

An ankle sprain occurs when the ligaments that support the ankle stretch or tear. Ligaments help connect bones to one another or to cartilage. A sprain is distinct from a strain. Sprains injure ligaments, while strains affect muscles or tendons. The symptoms of the two injuries, however, are very similar. For this reason, distinguishing a… Read More »

Eid 2019 Date in India: Know When Is Eid al-Fitr And Significance of Biggest Islamic Festival

Representational Image | Muslims Praying Outside a Mosque (Photo Credits: IANS) New Delhi, May 30: Eid or Eid al-Fitr, one of the two biggest festivals of people of Islamic faith, is celebrated on the first day of the month of Shawwal. The date for Eid celebration in India and other parts of the world is determined by… Read More »