Sisters Network® Inc. Hosts 14th Annual Stop the Silence 5K Walk/Run in Downtown Houston

Sisters Network® Inc. hosts its 14th Annual Stop the Silence 5K Walk/Run in downtown Houston.

Bank of America Honors Top Komen Fundraiser at the 20th Annual Pink Honor Roll Event

We're thrilled to announce the 20th Annual Pink Honor Roll event, hosted by Susan G. Komen®, the world's leading breast cancer foundation, taking place on Tuesday, May 14, 2024, at The Ballroom at Tanglewood in Houston, TX. This prestigious event …

Embracing Earth Month: Celebrating Wanjiku "Wawa" Gatheru's Environmental Advocacy

April in Houston marks not only the bloom of bluebonnets but also Earth Month, a time when we turn our eyes to the guardians of our planet. Among these champions is Wanjiku "Wawa" Gatheru, an inspiring figurehead in the fight …

Cultivating Success: Paris Williams' Journey From Seeds of Opportunity to Culinary Stardom

Opportunities in life are few and far between, so when one arises, seizing it is paramount. For high school senior Paris Jordan Williams, the future seemed uncertain until Prairie View A&M University presented her with an offer she couldn't refuse. …

Houston Awaits the Arrival of the Legendary Red Chickz Nashville Hot Chicken!

Excitement simmers in Houston as the renowned Red Chickz gears up to introduce its signature Nashville hot chicken to the Bayou City. After captivating diners in Los Angeles with its unique blend of spices and perfectly crisped chicken, Red Chickz …

Uniting Against Lupus: Houston Woman Leads the Charge in Annual Walk to End Lupus Now!

In a city teeming with resilience and solidarity, Monika Somerville emerges as a beacon of hope for Lupus Warriors across Houston. Diagnosed with lupus nephritis shortly after relocating from Indianapolis to Houston in 2015, Monika's journey epitomizes strength and determination …

First-degree relatives 9 times more likely to develop serious form of depression, study says

Close relatives of people with treatment-resistant depression are nine times more likely to develop depression that also does not respond to traditional treatment, a new study found.

ALS drug Relyvrio withdrawn from market; clinical trial fails

Amylyx Pharmaceuticals announced Thursday that it has begun the process of voluntarily withdrawing its ALS drug, Relyvrio, from the market after it failed to prove efficacy in a large clinical trial.

What you should know about stress, according to a doctor

There is no doubt that stress is a part of everyday life, but too much can have detrimental impacts on people’s physical and mental health.

Savor the Heritage, Support the Dream: Houston's Black Restaurant Week Fuels Culinary Diversity and Economic Resilience

Black Restaurant Week in Houston is once again delighting the palates of the city’s food enthusiasts. This year, the event is not just a culinary festivity; it's a beacon of hope and resurgence for black-owned culinary businesses facing the industry's …

Will your work schedule harm your health later in life - study offers clues

The immediate cons of an erratic work schedule are clear-cut: You may be tired all the time or missing out on time with loved ones.

US restaurants and chefs that are 2024 James Beard Award finalists

A New Orleans restaurant featuring a modern Senegalese tasting menu and an Ethiopia-born chef who studied psychology before turning to a culinary career are among the restaurants and chefs named as finalists for the coveted James Beard Awards.

Revitalize Your Skin and Give Back: Join Hiatus Spa + Retreat's Earth Month Campaign Benefiting Charity: Water

Dive into a world of luxury and compassion this Earth Month with Hiatus Spa + Retreat's annual Spa for a Cause initiative, running from April 1st to April 30th. As the premier Texas day spa with eight exquisite locations across …

Advocate Endorsed Announcement: Black Maternal Health Care 2024 Exhibit, Thursday April 4th

Since its start, BLACK Wellness & Prosperity Center has unapologetically outlined a vision and dedicated its mission to improving health outcomes in the community.

3 questions you need to ask yourself about your diet

There are plenty of reasons why many health professionals don’t want you on a restrictive diet.