Pretty Brown Girl: Dr. Misee Harris

Dr. Misee Harris is a model, philanthropist, and nationally recognized leader in the realm of pediatric and sports dentistry as well as the realm of advocacy for children with developmental disabilities. Dr. Harris graduated with honors from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 2006. She went on to attend the University Of Kentucky College…

Night Shift Is Bad For Black Women

Researchers suggest that black women who work night shifts are at a higher risk of developing diabetes compared with women who have never worked the night shift. A new study also reports that the risk increases as more years are spent working through the night. Learn more via Working night shifts may increase diabetes risk…

Getting Your Black Teen To Respect Their Teachers

By Gregory Harden There was a time when teachers were the most respected people in the Black community. Not anymore. Although teachers help students by trying to educate them, far too many Black students show teachers no respect whatsoever. Students disobey teachers. Students curse at teachers. Some students have even assaulted teachers. Young people treat…