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Monday, February 19, 2018

Ebola Has Gone, Now Lassa Fever Is Devouring Western Africa.

February 16, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Maximum alert once again must be! After the horrible ebola times, today, a fever caused by a virus called “Lassa /LF”, the Ebola cousin is spreading obviously in western Africa. 6 countries are endemic, Benin, Nigeria, Mali, Ghana, Liberia, Guinee. Is the LF going to turn into a new major health crisis in Africa? In the... [Read more...]

How to Care for a Shaved Head: 6 Tips from the Pros.

February 16, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Whether it’s for aesthetic reasons, to avoid the appearance of a receding a hair line, or just to make a statement, shaved heads have always been and continue to be a trend that both males and females follow. And while it may seem like a shaved head is a great alternative to actually doing your hair or making a fuss with... [Read more...]

The Many Keys To A Longer Life.

February 14, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( There’s always random stories of people living until they’re over a hundred years old, and the things they come out with as the secret to their long life is incredible. For example, drinking a small glass of spirit before bed, eating eggs for breakfast each day. The list could go on. But what we’re here to explore today... [Read more...]

How To Teach Your Children To Brush And Floss.

February 12, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Oral hygiene is without a doubt one of the most important aspects of anyone’s life. Without your teeth, it can be extremely difficult to eat certain food and speak properly. Of course, you have the option of getting dentures, but by the time you get all your teeth pulled you are looking at thousands of dollars, not to mention... [Read more...]

Culling an Addiction Before It Takes Over Your Life.

February 9, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Addictive personalities are easy to adopt, especially when there are other factors involved such as depression or if you develop a dependency for something. Whether it’s an addiction to drugs, certain foods or even video games, they’re usually always disruptive to our lives and can do serious damage to our health. Beating... [Read more...]

These Four Mental Sign Posts Will Predict Your Success.

February 7, 2018 by  
Filed under Business, Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( What does success mean to you? How does success look? What have you been successful at doing? The truth is success means many things to many people. For one, success could be improving a bad test score; for another, it could mean just making it to graduation day. One thing we know for certain: success is relative. It’s possible,... [Read more...]

5 Ways to Avoid Anxiety Attacks.

February 5, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Anxiety attacks can be physically frightening regardless of the catalyst. You can feel the stress coming as a trigger has been hit. Many people have to take medication and see a therapist to help cope with the monster that is anxiety. However, you don’t have to have the diagnosis to experience the horror of an attack. One... [Read more...]

One Of The African Male’s Greatest Curses – The Sport Of Football.

February 3, 2018 by  
Filed under Business, Health, Money, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( As white people around the country are gearing up to watch and cheer and boo for the football teams in this weekend’s “Plantation Bowl”, there’s a much bigger issue that’s been obscured from all the pregame festivities leading up to “The Plantation Bowl” and that’s the issue of the sport of football’s toxic... [Read more...]

4 Steps to Better Your Life.

February 3, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Life can be an unyielding monster at times. Everyone is looking for a better way to deal with it, or a way to walk in balance regardless of such. At a certain point we realize life doesn’t have to be a monster. It can be what we desire it to be, but that starts with self. Even with that knowledge it’s always helpful to have... [Read more...]

Holistic Healing: How Medical Treatments Are Changing for the Better.

January 31, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( We hear a lot of different phrases to describe wellness. Alternative medicine, naturopathic medicine, holistic medicine, and more. What does this mean, and how do they differ? They’re all pathways to feeling better, and today, alternative and traditional medicine converge to create integrative medicine, which is holistic,... [Read more...]

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