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  Redefining black families

The growing achievement gap between black women and men may be having an impact on their relationships.   Rehema Ellis reports.
  Table talk: An extended interview

  Black women and heart disease

Doctors have long known black women are more likely to get heart disease than white women. So why are fewer of them being treated for it?
  Dr. Nancy Snyderman reports
  Web Extra: Combatting the problem



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  Hip-hop hotties
Nov. 30: Industry insiders examine hip-hop and African-American women. NBC Nightly News digital reporter Mara Schiavocampo has the story.
  Trading briefcases for diaper bags
Nov. 27: Many African-American women are leaving the workforce to care for their families. Rehema Ellis reports.
  Love, in black and white
Nov. 26: An increasing number of Black women are marrying interracially.  Digital Correspondent Mara Schiavocampo takes a look at love without boundaries.
  Girl talk
Nov. 26: An increasing number of Black women are marrying interracially.  Digital Correspondent Mara Schiavocampo talks to some women who are seeking - and in some cases finding - love outside their race.
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