For African Heritage and Health Week, which takes place the first week of February, Pamela G. Bowen, PhD, CRNP, FNP-BC, wrote about her research on emphasizing physical activity to positively affect overall health.
September 21, 2015 is a day that I will never forget. I was seeing a patient in the clinic when my dad called me on my cell phone. He never does this, so I stepped away and answered the phone. He told me that my mother had been taken to the hospital and they thought... Continue Reading →
February 7-14 is Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week, a time to raise awareness about the 1 in 110 babies born with a heart defect each year. Congenital heart defects (CHDs) are the most common birth defects in the united states, according to Mended Little Hearts, the nation’s largest CHD support organization. In recognition of CHD... Continue Reading →