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Winter weather preperation is a good health practice

December 14, 2015

Many of us may not be cold weather fans but Mother Nature has earned our respect. To that end, there are some cold weather related health preparations we should perform. We routinely make sure our cars have been winterized. Making sure that the tires are in good shape is part of that. Do not forget […]


Tis’ the Season when gout will flare

December 5, 2015

It’s a Matter of Your Health We are in the mist of the eating season. We all want to go to those fabulous parties and dinners and just devoir that food as if there is no tomorrow. After all, we only get Grandma’s and Auntie’s wonderful cooking once a year and that time is now. […]


Many things can affect your energy

November 13, 2015

It’s a Matter of Your Health So many people complain of not having enough energy. I hear many patients say they have problems getting the regular duties of life done. Some say they dont have enough energy to care for the kids, keep the house clean, study, exercise or go out. It is a major […]


Lead-free kids for a healthy future

October 30, 2015

Hundreds of thousands of children living in the United States have elevated blood lead levels that may cause significant damage to their health. They can develop behavioral and learning problems (such as hyperactivity), slowed growth, hearing problems and aggressive patterns of behavior. Stopping a child’s exposure to lead from leaded paint, house dust, or any […]


Renaissance Co-op focuses on membership goals

October 23, 2015

The Renaissance Community Coop has raised more than $2 million of the $2.17 million that is needed to open a neighborhood owned grocery store in Northeast Greensboro. With funding in place from the City of Greensboro, loans and private donations, the group is now focused on soliciting memberships. The co-op currently has 638 owners, with […]


Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

October 16, 2015

October is SIDS awareness month, a time to become informed on reducing the incidence of SIDS and co-sleeping related deaths in Guilford County. From 2009-2013, six babies died due to SIDS, according to the State Center for Health Statistics. SIDS is defined as the sudden, unexpected death of a healthy infant less than one year […]


Sleep apnea can be controlled with practice

October 2, 2015

It’s a matter of Your Health Sleep apnea is a condition where one does not breathe for seconds to minutes while asleep. There are different types of sleep apnea. The most common is obstructive sleep apnea. Here the air way is closed or obstructed by tissue and oxygen is unable to reach the lungs. A […]


Transgendered individuals deserve quality care

September 25, 2015

It’s a Matter of Your Health Transgender is a word we are seeing more in the news. With the celebrity status of recent transgendered individuals such as 1976 Olympic decathlon gold medalist, Bruce Jenner transitioning to Cait Jenner, more people are beginning to be more comfortable in openly accepting their own transgender status. Transgender is […]


Black women gather to battle breast cancer

September 25, 2015

Sisters Network Greensboro hosted its 5th annual Gift For Life Block Walk and Health Fair on Saturday, September 19 at Peeler Recreation Center. More than 100 volunteers participated in the door-to-door canvass to distribute breast cancer information and to invite residents to attend the health fair at Peeler. The goal of this activity is to […]


A positive mind is good for one’s health

August 21, 2015

It’s a Matter of Your Health Life is full of so many ups and downs. We see people who respond to the flow of life differently. Some people seem to have an internal Sun glowing within and they seem to never let anything darken their moods. There are other people who seem to have a […]


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