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Publishing Is Broken, We're Drowning In Indie Books - And That's A Good Thing - Forbes

Publishing Is Broken, We're Drowning In Indie Books - And That's A Good Thing - Forbes | News for Sistahs | Scoop.it
I love books.  Physical books.  Books that sit in my lap and warm it like a sleeping pup.  Three and a half years ago, I had an e-reader unwillingly thrust upon me.  I ignored it at first; shunned it.  Then one day I was packing for a long trip and...
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6 Health Benefits Of Walnuts

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For men looking to start a family, a small new study is shedding light on an all-natural snack that might help their chances: walnuts. (RT @HuffingtonPost: Eat this for better sperm?
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Hair loss a growing problem for African-American women | theGrio

Hair loss a growing problem for African-American women | theGrio | News for Sistahs | Scoop.it
In fact, according to some dermatologists, hair loss is epidemic among black American women. “Hair loss is a significant problem for many African-American women of all ages,” says Dr. Susan Taylor, a Harvard-trained ...
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Doug Priesse: Ohio Early Voting Process Should Not Accommodate Black Voters - Huffington Post

Doug Priesse: Ohio Early Voting Process Should Not Accommodate Black Voters - Huffington Post | News for Sistahs | Scoop.it
MiamiHerald.comDoug Priesse: Ohio Early Voting Process Should Not Accommodate Black VotersHuffington PostOhio Early Voting. A woman casts her absentee ballot while holding her baby during early voting October 1, 2008 in Toledo, Ohio.
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Black women feel free to don variety of 'dos - Journal and Courier

Black women feel free to don variety of 'dos - Journal and Courier | News for Sistahs | Scoop.it
Black women feel free to don variety of 'dosJournal and CourierEarly on in her professional career, Yava Jones felt pressure to relax her natural hair. As an African-American woman, she was at times the only minority or one of few around.
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Positive images of African-American women in the 2012 Olympics inspire us with 3 lessons for the game of life

Positive images of African-American women in the 2012 Olympics inspire us with 3 lessons for the game of life | News for Sistahs | Scoop.it
OPINION - Sometimes I feel bombarded by the negative images of women who look like me on reality television. But two weeks of Olympics coverage was like a breath of fresh air complete with a cast ...
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Youth Today

RT @davidccolby: You zip code may be more important than your genetic code 4 health http://t.co/1qY73dt4...
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First Black Female Major General Praises Equality - NBC Southern California

First Black Female Major General Praises Equality - NBC Southern California | News for Sistahs | Scoop.it
Eurweb.comFirst Black Female Major General Praises EqualityNBC Southern CaliforniaMajor General Anderson is the first African-American woman to earn the rank of Major General in the 237-year history of the U.S.
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Withings Health Companion app: A new way to look at personal ...

Withings Health Companion app: A new way to look at personal ... | News for Sistahs | Scoop.it
I'm a big fan of the Withings line of personal health devices -- over the years, I've purchased one of their Wi-Fi Body Scales and a Blood Pressure.
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The Politics Of Black Hair - CBS Atlanta - CBS New York

The Politics Of Black Hair - CBS Atlanta - CBS New York | News for Sistahs | Scoop.it
On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White, we talked about all of the drama surrounded around Olympian Gabby Douglas hair. The controversy has opened up the discussion about hair and how it affect the status of the ...
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Three Leadership Traits that Never Go Out of Style - Vineet Nayar ...

Three Leadership Traits that Never Go Out of Style - Vineet Nayar ... | News for Sistahs | Scoop.it
Emotional intelligence is widely recognized as a leadership quality, but being transparent about your emotions isn't. I'm puzzled by the fact that leaders are expected to maintain a stiff upper lip, as the British say, at work.
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Walk'bout Tool

Walk'bout Tool | News for Sistahs | Scoop.it
Available on any web-enabled device, the Walk’bout Tool is both a protocol for conducting short classroom visits (2 to 3 minutes) and an online database for aggregating the information gathered.
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