Sadika: The Serial Baby-momma Part 2: “Bonnie and Clyde”

A couple of months ago, I wrote an article about the CDC’s statement that 48% of Black women have herpes. I received several comments here on the Alumni Roundup, and also on facebook. One particular comment disturbed me. The commenter stated that Black women needed to “keep their legs closed.” He wrote that too many […]

New study: Vitamin-D Deficiency in Women Increases Risk of Pregnancy-Related High Blood Pressure

Vitamin D deficiency might help explain why African American women are at greater risk of preeclampsia than other racial groups, even when factors like income and healthcare access are taken into account.