Health

Vice President Kamala Harris made a stop through the Bull City yesterday (Sept. 1) at the Durham Center For Senior Life. After taking a tour of the facility, she spoke in front of a packed house to discuss the recently-passed Inflation Reduction Act, which she says will greatly benefit our local seniors. The act brings sweeping […]

Working Mom Wednesday is now featured as a “tip of the week.”  This week we get tips about Health and Weight and how they affect us from stress and obesity Dr. Tiffany Lowe-Payne. Working Mom Wednesday is designed as a midweek refresher for working moms. This feature will provide tips on best practices for mental […]

  WHAT! For us fry lovers, those delicious fries to us aren’t delicious for us.  According to WRAL’s Eric Rimm, a Harvard professor, the beloved fast food is a “starch bomb.” He says that if you must indulge your craving, limit it to only six fries. Potatoes can be okay but, being fried in oil increases […]

In Healthy Ever After, Dr. Jessica Shepherd explains what fibroids is.

Evette Pie, one of Erica's best friends, talks about her struggle with cancer & heart health.

Dr. Ivan Hernandez is a father, a fitness enthusiast and a New York State Doctor of Physical Therapy. His primary purpose to help people live a life that is gratifying through being well. He discusses what we need to know about Alzheimer’s Disease, which afflicts African Americans at twice the rate of the rest of […]

It’s the Holiday season, which means our carefully nailed-down routines get tossed out the window for adjusted holiday schedules and family coming into town. In this edition of Healthy Ever After, Erica Campbell gives us some tips on staying healthy through the seasonal shake-up. Of course, avoiding too much harmful food and drinks throughout a […]

Damon Little came through the “Get Up!” studio to hang out and chat with Erica Campbell and GRIFF about his gorgeous and powerful song, “I Won’t Be Defeated.” He talks about his quite legendary musical upbringing, and tells the story of the life-altering open heart surgery that inspired the song. Plus, he talks about the […]

In this edition of Healthy Ever After, Erica Campbell discusses the importance of watching our sugar intake. While sugar, for many of us, is a guilty pleasure and makes up a lot of what we choose to consume, Erica Campbell explains how dangerous it actually is. Despite how delicious it is, it’s probably the worst […]

Interested in learning more about how faith organizations are coming together to fight heart disease, diabetes and obesity? Join the Village HeartBEAT, sponsored by the Mecklenburg County’s Health Department, for an information session about how your church can get involved. It’s fun, family, faith and fitness. They are saving the community, one church at a […]