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Serena Williams’ Pulmonary Embolism. Simple but can be deadly.

Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a condition that occurs when one or more arteries in your lungs become blocked.  In most cases, pulmonary embolism is a complication of a condition called deep vein thrombosis. In deep vein thrombosi...
by Scherly Leon


Adults Need Immunizations, Too

Last week, a friend expressed concerns about immunizing her baby and this prompted  my search to find websites with accurate and clear information for a concerned new mother.  During the search I learned that August is Nation...
by Scherly Leon


Get Ripped Minus the Infections

According to the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA), in 2007 there were 13.7 million U.S health club members between the ages of 18-34.
by Scherly Leon



Mental Health Amongst Blacks: What We Don’t Know

While mental health is probably not the first thing that comes to mind when you think about summer, the month of July was National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month.
by Scherly Leon