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Family Scholar House Stories That Define Us: Meet Dr. Aleshia Thompson
Each year since its inception in 1995, Family Scholar House (FSH) has served disadvantaged residential and nonresidential single moms, dads and their children with a comprehensive, ...more
Posted by Erin Jones • 9 Views • July 2nd, 2020
The role of vitamin D in racial health disparities in the United States
Dear Editor, Attached is a fully referenced article dealing with the contribution of vitamin D to some of the health variables that differentially affect persons of darker ski ...more
Posted by William F. Supple, Jr., Ph. D. • 65 Views • June 19th, 2020
What Does Shoveling Snow Do To Your Heart?
The winter chore can be dangerous to your heart We all know shoveling snow can be quite the workout. For some, itís a welcomed exercise, good for the shovelerís health. But for ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 1,633 Views • January 8th, 2020
Finding Healthy Ways to Live: Essential Oils and Healing Gems
Going Beyond the Box July 2019, Volume1,Number 1-2 Wow!! 90 degrees and itís getting hotter and yes, oh, yes the bugs and pollen! Ugh!! Bugs and pollen can rui ...more
Posted by HALIMA ABDUL-JALEEL • 1,065 Views • July 23rd, 2019
Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker Launch 'Kofit' Wellness App At Essence Fest
Do you want to get fit but don't have time to hit the gym? Boris Kodjoe's new app is the perfect solution. Whether youíre a working mom juggling multiple responsibilities or an ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 3,871 Views • July 19th, 2019
Pediatricians: Partners in Helping Parents Quit Smoking
Pediatricians: Partners in Helping Parents Quit Smoking by Dr. Brian Jenssen Secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure affects approximately 40 percent of the children in the United Stat ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 3,403 Views • July 18th, 2019
Energizing Ginger Carrot Juice
Who knew ginger could taste good in juices? Try our ginger carrot juice. #Juicing Ingredients 2 carrots Ĺ honeydew 2 apples Ĺ orange 1 mango 1 thumb of ginger ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 3,863 Views • July 16th, 2019
Michelle Obama interview: Gayle King exclusive at the Essence Festival
Ms. Obama share some powerful advice and insight into relationships and our health ...more
Posted by Janet Jackson • 1,550 Views • July 9th, 2019
Delaware State University has expanded its Chinese partnership portfolio by signing two new agreements during a recent trip to China by University President Wilma Mishoe and other ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 1,426 Views • July 1st, 2019
Stem cell news
Dr. Bryan Schuetz shares the latest news about stem cells around the world. They are now being used with macular degeneration, spinal cord injuries, heart disease and osteoarthrit ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 2,156 Views • July 1st, 2019
Have a "Soleful" Summer: Balancing seasonal shoe styles and foot health
The long, hot days of summer make you want to kick off your regular shoes and slip into more airy styles. But flimsy sandals and high heels can cause foot pain and can even lead to ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 2,802 Views • June 27th, 2019
Practicing Safer Sex
You might not be thinking about intimacy at this point in time if you're dealing with the news that you have HIV. But the time may come when you're ready to have a physical relatio ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 2,471 Views • June 26th, 2019
hile good health is more complex than eating an apple a day to keep the doctor away, fruits and vegetables provide undeniably crucial nutrition vital for good health. Whether apple ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 2,846 Views • June 25th, 2019
Featured Recipe: Citrus Fruit Salad with Honey Mint Lime Syrup
YIELD: Makes 6 servings INGREDIENTS For Honey Mint Lime Syrup: 1/4 cup - honey 1/4 cup - fresh lime juice 2 T - mint, chopped For Citrus Fruit Salad: 2 - nav ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 2,422 Views • June 4th, 2019
The Lung Association's 'State of the Air Report' at 20: A Look Back and Ahead
Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan once stated "Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every fami ...more
Posted by Elynor Moss • 2,081 Views • May 24th, 2019