About Us

BlackWomensHealth.com (BWH) is a online community, founded by David P. Pryor, M.D., a Board Certified Internal Medicine physician. This site is dedicated to helping our viewers and community members reach their peak level of happiness, health and productivity. If you want to move to the “next level” of personal wellness and vitality, you have found a great partner in BlackWomensHealth.com!

BWH desires to build a network of women who support and celebrate each other’s successes as they make strides in their personal journey to maximized wellness.

Dr. Pryor’s inspiration and vision for this website came about as a result of his daily observations and interactions with his patients as a practicing physician. He witnessed the need to more effectively tailor information to the healthcare needs and concerns of African American women through culturally specific health promotion, patient education and empowerment.  Dr. Pryor has seen first hand how one’s physical, mental and spiritual outlook impacts physical wellness.

With so many stressors in today’s hectic and fast-paced world, it's important to have a web site where you can go to "breathe" and nourish your mind, body and soul. BWH is an exciting, informative and interactive website. Our team of physicians, nurses, nutritionists, exercise specialists and other health professionals, in tandem with a long list of lifestyle and wellness experts looks forward to interacting with you on your journey to maximized health!