Keresha Reed

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Black Subjectivity and the Origins of American Gynecology

In her new award-winning book, <i>Medical Bondage: Race, Gender, and the Origins of American Gynecology</i>, historian Deirdre Cooper Owens describes the …

Black History

10 Tips to Make Your Relationship With Your Child Stronger

Strengthening the parent-child relationships requires work and effort. Parenting is a tough job, but by maintaining a close relationship and open …

This Parenting Hack Keeps Kids From Being Glued to Their Devices All Summer

Back when I was a kid, there wasn't much in the way of screen time aside from giant box TVs and the early generations of Nintendo systems, so my friends and I spent the duration of our Summer vacations outside on our bikes, running through sprinklers, and climbing trees. Times have certainly …

Kids

This Plant Will “Bring” You Money – Have You Heard of It?

Do you love plants? If yes, then please read on. Plants are awesome – they will purify the air in your home, protect you from dust, radiation, …

This Video of a Doctor Turning a Breech Baby Inside the Womb Is Wild

When Vanessa Fisher's baby was breech (feet facing down) at 38 weeks, she tried "a number of other methods to turn the baby naturally" before his birth, but to no avail. Wanting to avoid a C-section if it were possible, Vanessa opted into trying out an external cephalic version (ECV) to manually …

Pregnancy

12 Better Things For Our Daughters To Know –

I have seen a trend lately on my newsfeed and in the pages I follow — cute “advice” pieces that writers are penning to their young daughters, in the …

Relationships

29 Strange Products People Are Buying On Amazon That Are Pure Genius

People are always telling me I have an affinity for the bizarre, and I like to think that translates over to the kinds of things I love to buy …

Skin Care

7 hidden Instagram editing tips and tricks

You can do much more than simply slap a filter on a photo and post it to Instagram. Here are seven ways to improve the look of your photos with Instagram's filters and editing tools.<p>1. Tap to compare filter to original<p>Better or worse? Think eye tests where Doc keeps flipping lenses over your face …

Mobile Photography

The 20 Best Foods for People With Kidney Problems

Kidney disease is a common problem affecting about 10% of the world’s population (1).<p>The kidneys are small but powerful bean-shaped organs that …

The 10 smartest resolutions to make as a couple

Don't underestimate how close number 1 can bring you.<p>While the new year can be a great time to kickstart personal resolutions and habits, embarking on resolutions with a partner can also be a wise move. Not only do you have a buddy to make sure you actually follow through, but you'll both be able …

How can young adults change the world? Share the Gospel, FOCUS founder says

Chicago, Ill., Jan 6, 2018 / 03:37 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- If young adults proclaim the Gospel with clarity and conviction, they can produce spiritual …

If you want your child to bring home better grades, stop yelling and try this

John Pickering, <i>The University of Queensland</i> and Jinny Hong, <i>The University of Queensland</i><p>The end of the year is speeding towards us, and for teachers, …

Salted Caramel-Filled Fudge Brownies

These incredible brownies are filled with a layer of gooey salted caramel which can be made two weeks in advance. <b>Slideshow:</b> More Brownie Recipes

Dessert

Millennials are tracking their kids' whereabouts and internet usage on their phones — here are the apps 'parennials' are obsessed with

Millennials, roughly defined as being born between 1980 and 2000, have grown up with the internet. Now that older millennials are having kids, they're also giving birth to countless new apps for parents like them.<p>These apps can track a child's whereabouts, internet usage, and even bowel movements …

Apps

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Perfect homemade pie crust doesn't have to be scary

You don't have to suffer pie anxiety.<p>That's the word from Chef Larkin Rogers of Hudson, Ohio, who earlier this month taught a cooking class simply …

Baking

The 10 Most Popular Treehouses Right Now, and How Much They Cost to Rent

The views are epic.<p>If the typical hotel stay is too passé, consider staying somewhere extraordinary during your next vacation—like a treehouse.<p>No …

39 best cheap things to eat in Chicago right now

Just about every week day, I grab a Tribune pool car and set out alone into the flat expanse of Chicagoland in search of something delicious to eat. More often than not, I encounter the kind of solid fare that any neighborhood would be proud to call its own. But nothing excites me more than when I …

Bale

Add these 20 foods to your diet to lower blood pressure

Skip the salt, start exercising and add these 20 delicious and nutritious foods to your diet!<p>New CDC guidelines will add millions of men and women to the ranks of those with high blood pressure. While 140/80 was once considered the high blood pressure threshold, 130/80 millileters of mercury has …

Exclusive: A First-Look at the Ruthie Davis x Disney Snow White Shoe Collection

As <i>Footwear News</i> first reported, Ruthie Davis has partnered with Disney to produce special collections inspired by the 11 Disney princesses. First up …

Photographer Exposes The ‘Truth’ Behind Professional Portraits, And It May Surprise You

We've all seen it when flipping through Instagram; those perfect, cinematic portraits of pregnant women in enchanted forests, happy couples lounging …

When Enslaved People Commandeered a Ship and Hightailed it to Freedom in the Bahamas

On this day in 1841, a shipboard rebellion led to 128 enslaved people gaining their freedom in the Bahamas.<p>The <i>Creole</i> case made headlines in its own …

How to Bring the Passion Back Into Your Sex Life

During the early stages of a romantic relationship, sex is new, exciting, and likely occurring fairly frequently. But as the years go on, is it …

Communicate

21 Quotes to Carry You Through the Tough Times | Inc.com

Despite having to climb the highest mountain and cross the largest ocean, you will never hear a successful entrepreneur say the words, "good enough." A truly inspired leader does not settle for mediocre results--and they have the wisdom to separate what really matters from the minutiae of every day …

Motivation

When Kids Have to Act Like Parents, It Affects Them for Life

Some people who have to be responsible for their siblings or parents as children grow up to be compulsive caretakers.<p>Laura Kiesel was only 6 years old when she became a parent to her infant brother. At home, his crib was placed directly next to her bed, so that when he cried at night, she was the …

Parenting

The Best (And Worst) Store-Bought Pie Crusts

Do you love pie?I do. I love to make pie. I love to eat pie. I especially love a good homemade pie crust. In fact, I’ve spent years encouraging …

Best Ever Chocolate Buttermilk Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease or line 2 – 9” baking pans and set aside.<p>2<p>Done<p>Whisk together the flour, sugar, baking soda, salt, and …

The Basics Q&A: What Can—and Can’t—I Use a 529 College Savings Account for?

<b>A:</b> Assets in a 529 college savings plan have to be spent on higher education in order to come out of the account tax-free. Besides tuition and fees—the biggest educational bills you'll probably face—other eligible expenses include such things as room, board, books, the purchase of computer and …

Retirement

The 20 Mistakes You Don’t Want To Make In Your 20s

Your 20s compose undoubtedly the most pivotal time in your life. While there are plenty of temptations and distractions, the decisions you make here …

Four Things a Child Needs that a Dad Brings.

Like<p><b>Like</b> <b>Love</b> <b>Haha</b> <b>Wow</b> <b>Sad</b> <b>Angry</b><p><b>1</b><p>(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) There are a many things a child needs and a <i>dad</i> should fulfill. A child needs a home; a child needs food …