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Know Your Girls: Breast cancer survivor diagnosed at 16 shares her story to help Black women save their own lives

Know Your Girls is committed to educating Black women about breast cancer. As part of their campaign to educate and inform Black women about their cancer risks, they connected TheGrio with Nikia Hammonds-Blakely, a survivor who was diagnosed at 16 years old. “I was in the shower one morning getting ready for school and I felt the… Read More »

What to know about masturbation and testosterone

Many people believe that masturbation affects a man’s testosterone levels, but this is not necessarily true. Masturbation does not seem to have any long-lasting effects on testosterone levels. However, masturbation may have short-term effects on the levels of this hormone. It also affects other factors, such as sex drive. Masturbation does not typically pose a… Read More »

Dragon Boat Festival 2019 Gets a Google Doodle: Know All About The Duanwu Jie Celebrated in China

Dragon festival google doodle (Photo Credits: Google) Search engine Google has made a doodle for the Dragon boat festival which takes place in China. It is a traditional festival which originates in China around the summer solstice. Also known as Duanwu Jie, it begins on the fifth day of the fifth month of the Chinese lunar… Read More »