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Rapper Kevin Gates spoke about the mental, spiritual, and health benefits of semen retention during a recent interview on the “Million Dollaz Worth of Game” podcast. 

The number of transgender individuals and people who take hormones to “transition”  has seen a sharp increase in recent years. These hormone treatments have been allowing people to live freely and feel good about themselves but they don’t come without risks. New research suggests taking hormones may increase a person’s risk of developing heart disease […]

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For National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Masonia Traylor has an important message for Black women about testing, stigma and putting their health first.

The CDC warns people to not wash and reuse condoms. As crazy as it seems, people still do it. Incorrect usage of condoms decreases the effectiveness of the condom. Please don’t wash and reuse them. Don’t Miss Out! Follow The Russ Parr Show on Twitter and Instagram Keep Up With The Russ Parr Morning Show  On Facebook Too!

Researchers have been busy lately! They created a keyboard that is so thin, tough and flexible that you can fold it up and put it in your pocket. And discovered that the number of bacteria living in a man’s testes can give clues about his fertility. All of this and more, in the audio above. […]

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Promising studies out of Africa show that this new tool could be a game changer by 2018, but will it reach us here in the States?

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It turns out that a sexual climax, while not essential for a good sex life, is more than just a toe-curling release; it’s also pretty healthy.

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It’s a question as old as time: Does penis size really matter? The answer is complicated and and usually has more to do with a man’s perception of himself than what women think. Here’s the reality. A study of more than 52,000 men and women and reported in the journal Psychology of Men and Masculinity […]

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I met a gentleman at a social event recently who asked me what I did for a living.  A detailed and accurate answer would be:…

  Dr. Afriye Amerson is a Board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist. During her training at George Washington Medical School, Dr. Amerson also studied Eastern and African healing arts and became a Reiki Master.  She includes both holistic healing as well as traditional Western medicine in her practice. For the past 14 years, Dr. Amerson has encountered […]

Dr. Draion M. Burch, DO (Dr. Drai) – a highly respected, board-certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist – is a nationally-recognized author, speaker, consultant, and go-to media expert on women’s health and transgender health issues. He travels the country to meet with women one-on-one and in groups to provide and instruct on healthcare. Although Dr. Drai may […]