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OPINION - Rachel Dilley discusses her new diagnosis of HIV and admits that she didn't think a white person could become infected with the virus. This type of ignorance is scary and dangerous...
theGRIO REPORT - Two years ago, at age 42, Sheryl Flowers, journalist and former executive producer for the Tavis Smiley Show on public radio, lost a 2-year battle with Triple Negative Breast Cancer, or TNBC...
theGRIO REPORT - Budget cuts aimed at weaning Americans off of public assistance may make the start of 2014 lean for many African-Americans...
theGRIO REPORT - Nonwhite physicians provide care to underserved ethnic minority patients more than their white counterparts and may be the solution to a worsening problem...
theGRIO REPORT - Eight super foods that can add a powerful nutrient punch to your holiday meal...
theGRIO REPORT - If you’ve attempted to read the dates on food labels in the past and failed to understand the information, then you’re not alone...
theGRIO REPORT - New data shows that, in a number of areas -- teen pregnancy, violent crime and increasing gradation rates -- black youths have made significant gains. Experts say it’s time that the perception matches the reality...
theGRIO Q&A - Fortunata Kagege shares her story about how she has lived with HIV and her own decision to undergo treatment to prevent transmitting HIV to her newborn baby...
theGRIO REPORT - Short for the less palatable term 'ni**eritis,' the term is used in both the United States and Caribbean to describe the routine of becoming sleepy after eating a large meal.
theGRIO REPORT - It was standing room only at a community event about genetically engineered foods at in Atlanta. For some, it was the first time they had heard of science’s ability to manipulate...
theGRIO REPORT - When you hear the word 'sugar,' you probably think of that sparkly white stuff in the covered bowl on your breakfast table. But sugar is called by many names and, if you have diabetes...
ASK DR. TY - In the United States, about 4,100 cases of bacterial mengingitis occurs each year, including 500 deaths. Watch the video to find out more...
theGRIO REPORT - There have been numerous reports in the past two weeks about the four former NFL stars diagnosed with early signs of a brain condition called chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.
ASK DR. TY - As high school and college kids go back to school, mono season kicks into high gear. Watch the video to find out more about this virus, how it's diagnosed and what to do if you have it.
theGRIO REPORT - African-American women are more likely to die from breast cancer than women of any other race or ethnicity. When found, their tumors are often at an advanced stage...
theGRIO REPORT - There is no one food or food component that is shown to protect you from cancer by itself..
theGRIO REPORT - A black female’s genetic make-up may reduce the effectiveness of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in curbing rates of cervical cancer among that population...
theGRIO REPORT - A well-informed patient who knows the facts about breast cancer and keeps up with the latest is one step ahead in the fight against breast cancer. So, check out this quick round up of buzz in the breast cancer world...
ASK DR. TY - Americans will need to obtain for insurance or face a penalty. Watch Dr. Ty explain how to sign up...
theGRIO REPORT - Women won’t pay higher health bills simply for being women, and they will be able to get the medical care they need, particularly for breast cancer...