Dr. Lezli

Moms In Motion: Meet Dr. Lezli Levene Harvell

Meet Spelman graduate and pediatric dentist, Dr. Lezli Levene Harvell, DMD, who is also a busy mom of 5 beautiful girls. Mommynoire connected with Dr. Lezli after hearing about her Iconoclast Dinner Experience, a fundraiser scholarship… More

Get Happy Tendrils: Best Oils, Fruits, & Veggies for Natural Hair

The best thing about adding these oils, fruits and veggies to your natural hair regimen is that they are affordable and can be found easily…. More

Fit, Fab & Flawless Fridays: InstaFit Women Inspiring Healthy Lives

Being fit is the new black. Long gone are the stereotypes that black women are obese and more concerned with the state of their hair than their bodies…. More

‘Miracle’ Baby: Woman Gives Birth in Shower

A 24-year-old woman steps into the shower due to stomach pains and emerges with a newborn baby in tow. That is the story of Brittany Young who believed she was only 12 weeks pregnant. … More

Why We Still Need International Women’s Day

Each year International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8…. More

Fit, Fab & Flawless Fridays: InstaFit Women Inspiring Healthy Lives

Being fit is the new black. Long gone are the stereotypes that black women are obese and more concerned with the state of their hair than their bodies…. More

Silent Killers: Inspect These Areas in Your Home Now!

Over the past weekend three children from Troy, Ohio died from carbon monoxide poisoning at their grandmother’s home. One of the saddest thing about these passings is that they could have been possibly been prevented…. More

It Takes a Village: The Real Cost of Black Breastfeeding

“Breast is best!” my lactation consultant Heather cheerfully reminded me. She led me to the back wall in the corner, where breastfeeding products hung on the peg board. What we hadn’t talked about was price…. More

Touch the Girls: Black Women, Higher Risk for Breast Cancer Death

Breast cancer is no respect of person, but Black women are found to die from the cancer more than their counterparts and a late detection has much to do with it. … More