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Salute to Excellence

Two Fierce Awards!

Fierce is on fire. We are the proud winners of a 2015 Clarion Award for a new website, an international competition held by the Association of Women in Communications. This month, we also won a Salute to Excellence Award from the National Association of Black Journalists for our feature "Dealing With Dementia", written by our publisher, Yanick Rice Lamb.

Holding Out for Mr. Right?

Lessons from Being Mary Jane & Dr. Love

”Should Mary Jane, or any woman, consider settling down (sort of) with Mr. “I just might be your last chance?” Absolutely not, says the “Modern Love Doctor,” Brenda Wade, Ph.D. Click to learn more of her love lessons.

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B. Smith Pushes Brain Research

Only 2 percent of African Americans are in clinical trials for Alzheimer's despite being twice as likely as whites to develop the disease. B. Smith, who has early-onset Alzheimer's, and her husband, Dan Gasby, are working with the Brain Health Registry to change that.

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Anger at a Higher Power May Harm Your Health

Posted by on Oct 4, 2015 in Blogs, Health, Health News | 0 comments

Many people find strength in their faith when facing a serious illness. Studies also show that people with strong religious beliefs tend to be healthier — a combination of sticking with healthier habits (no...

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Fierce Fridays: Pick a New Morning Mantra

Posted by on Oct 2, 2015 in Blogs, Fierce Fridays | 0 comments

It’s fall. For most of us that means the days are growing shorter and colder and we may wake up to a darkened sky. But, there’s more than one way to add a little light to your day. Here are seven days of inspiring...

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Good News About Our Health

Posted by on Sep 28, 2015 in Blogs, Health, Health News | 0 comments

New research shows that a certain group of African Americans is able to avoid...

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Fierce Fridays: Enjoy Falls Harvest of Super Foods

Posted by on Sep 25, 2015 in Fierce Fridays | 0 comments

The last days of summer are usually considered sad at the local farmer’s...

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Protecting Your Teen From the Negative Health Impact of Racism

Posted by on Sep 21, 2015 in Family, Health, Health News, Parenting, Ties, Top Feature | 0 comments

Experiencing discrimination can be harmful to the health of any group, but...

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Will Viola or Taraji Get Away With an Emmy for Drama?

Posted by on Sep 20, 2015 in Careers, Fortune, Joy!, News, Top Feature | 0 comments

Our first Fierce cover girl is having an amazing year. She turned the big 5-0...

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Fierce Fridays: 15 Ways to Have Staying Power

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 in Blogs, Fierce Fridays, Friendships, Joy! | 0 comments

Imagine a room filled with 1,500 fierce sisters who excel in a variety of...

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Blood Pressure: Important New Research Indicates the Lower the Better

Posted by on Sep 13, 2015 in Blogs, Health, Health News | 0 comments

Maintaining a healthy blood pressure is one of the most important things you...

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Win or Lose, Serena Williams Is a History Maker & Gender Breaker

Posted by on Sep 13, 2015 in Fitness, News, Spirit, Sports | 0 comments

Serena Williams has redefined the phrase “play like a girl”...

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Sanaa Lathan on ‘The Perfect Guy’

Posted by on Sep 12, 2015 in Relationships, Ties | 0 comments

Lobbyist Leah Vaughn (Sanaa Lathan) gets over a heart-wrenching breakup after...

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