Tag Archives: health

Eric LeGrand makes broadcast debut

1 May

This is great inspirational story. Eric LeGrand a Rutgers football player who suffered a serious spinal injury was in the booth as part of the broadcast team for the Rutgers Scarlet-White game. Looks like Mr. LeGrand has not let this devastating injury slow him down one bit. Watch video: http://aareports.com/2011/05/eric-legrand-makes-broadcast-debut.html

Pres. Obama’s image used in anti abortion ad

31 Mar

Pres. Obama’s image used in anti abortion ad

Life Always the same group responsible for the anti abortions ads that caused so much controversy in New York has taken a different tact in Chicago. Instead of using a little black girl in their bill board ads they have decided to use President Obama’s image to get there message across.

See that billboard here: http://aareports.com/2011/03/president-obamas-image-used-in-anti.html

Please suport my team in theNational MS walk Event

7 Mar

I don’t have MS and knew very little about it before my cub scout pack and I formed a team to walk in a National MS walk event. I have learned that many have it. I was very surprised by the numbers of people that donated in a family members name who had MS.  My team has set a goal of $500 and right now we are at $360. We are looking for help  in the fight against MS:. Please check us out and or donate here: http://main.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR/Walk/NJMWalkEvents?team_id=240093&pg=team&fr_id=16384

Andrew Breitbart’s BigGovernment.com portraying Michelle Obama as mean & fat.

15 Feb

Andrew Breitbart’s BigGovernment.com portraying Michelle Obama as mean & fat.
You have to see this disrespectful cartoon to believe it: http://aareports.com/2011/02/andrew-breitbarts-biggovernmentcom.html

Obesity among African American women

19 Dec

Check out this article from J.E. Ward a black woman who was once small and now has become bigger due to pregnancy and bad eating habits. She keeps it very real and talks about why black woman have issues with weight, why it’s accepted in black communities, and the real harm that being overweight is doing to black woman.

Read her article here: http://aareports.com/2010/12/obesity-among-african-american-women.html

16 Oct

1 in 22 blacks will get HIV, CDC report says

Just because it’s not getting as much media attention let’s not forget about what this devastating disease is doing to our communities.

Read more:  http://aareports.com/2010/10/1-in-22-blacks-will-get-hiv-cdc-report.html

Vigorous exercise reduces breast cancer risk in African-American women

3 Oct

Vigorous exercise reduces breast cancer risk in African-American women

Viguorous exercise of more than two hours per week reduces the risk of developing breast cancer in postmenopausal African-American women by 64 percent.

 Read more: http://aareports.com/2010/10/vigorous-exercise-reduces-breast-cancer.html

Black cancer patients twice as likely to die from disease.

2 Jul

Black cancer patients twice as likely to die from disease.

Black cancer patients in the United States are up to two times more likely to die prematurely from their disease than patients of other races. This is according to researchers at the University of Michigan (U-M) Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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New study says that black women like to be a little overweight

29 Jun

New study says that black women like to be a little overweight.

A University of Missouri graduate student has found that black women actually differ from white women in their perceptions of the ideal body shape and size.

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73 year old Ernestine Sheperd working out and winning body building contest.

29 Apr

73 year old woman in better shape than most. At 73, Ernestine Shepherd is in better shape than most people decades her junior. Up at 3 a.m. every morning, she spends her days running, lifting weights and working out. Watch video of this amazing woman by using this link : http://aareports.com/2010/05/73-year-old-woman-working-out-and.html