Archive | December, 2012

The Harmful Effects of Soda on Your Body

Who knew that drinking soda can lead to asthma, heart disease, diabetes, tooth decay, obesity and osteoporosis?!! Read more…

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Afya Crocheting on HGTV


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Erykah Badu’s Former Nutrionist Afya Ibomu Advocates Vegan Lifestyle

February not only marks Black History Month, but it’s also American Heart Month. According to federal statistics, African American adults are 30 percent more likely to die from heart disease than non-Hispanic whites—which is shocking. However, it is never too late to adapt healthier lifestyles that will not only extend your life expectancy, but revitalize […]

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Are more African-Americans embracing veganism?

Afya Ibomu is a vegan. She is one of a relatively small, but growing, number of African-Americans who have given up animal-based food products. Her decision to convert to veganism was motivated by poor health; she suffered from asthma, allergies, irritable bowel syndrome, and chronic dehydration as a child. “I became a vegetarian at age […]

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What’s Your Favored Juicer/Juice Extractor. I’ve Been Researching, & Reading Various Reviews From “The Top Of The Line”, To The Very Affordable (Juicers). From The Juiceman, To The Ninja Series, Etc…. Which, Or What Juicer Brand Do You Personally Prefer For Use Upon A Daily Basis?

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Black Female Vegan: Afya Ibomu

Website: Name: Afya Ibomu Age: 36 Occupation: Celebrity Nutritionist, Certified Holistic Health Counselor Location: Atlanta, GA   How long have you been vegan? And what inspired your journey? I have been a vegetarian for 21 years, and vegan for 15 years. I became a vegetarian because I had asthma, allergies, irritable bowel syndrome, and […]

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