Monday, October 20, 2014

Good Friday Jam Session

On April 18, Pat Pennington presents a Good Friday old-school jam session at Ebenezer COGIC, 1072 W. Bartlett Ave. in Las Vegas. Information: (866) 697-3188 ext. 101 or 105.

Black To Life… For A Healthier You

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As we move toward the traditional prom season, with it comes the need to have what is an often uncomfortable but necessary conversation with young people.
That conversation is about safe sex. Rites of passage like prom are a reminder that our children are at the onset of adulthood. They must understand that this moment comes with a responsibility to protect their health and future.

National Autism Awareness Month

In the month of April, motivational speaker Les Brown (left), Gabriel Gibson (center) and Terri Greathouse Gibson urge everyone to step up the fight against autism.

Black To Life… For A Healthier You

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March is National Women & Girls HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)/AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome) Awareness Month.

‘Everybody talks about the weather’

Weatherman Darren Miller on climate change, extreme weather and the real reason people watch local TV.

Black To Life… For A Healthier You

February 3, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Health, Highlights

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Protecting the babies
February is International Prenatal Infection Awareness Month, where we also turn attention to the risks that infectious diseases can pose to unborn babies.

Black To Life… For A Healthier You

January 21, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Cervical cancer: Saving lives with screening, early detection
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, a time for one of two important reminders: that our yearly pap smear test is overdue, or we are right on target with our health care. Hopefully, you are celebrating the latter.

Once-in-lifetime encounter

January 9, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Once-in-lifetime encounter
Remembering a humble and gracious man, a Las Vegas businesswoman recalls an unexpected meeting with Nelson Mandela

There is so much to be thankful for

December 6, 2013 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Peace, Peace

There is so much to be thankful for

Black To Life… For A Healthier You

December 6, 2013 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Resolve to protect yourself
With the holidays upon us and the year drawing to a close, I want to issue a reminder about one of the best gifts you can give to yourself: Steering clear of sexually-transmitted diseases.