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Monday, July 21, 2014


Landmark HIV Recommendation by The World Health Organization.

July 15, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) FDA commissioner Margaret Hamburg states, “every year approximately 50,000 U.S. adults and adolescents are diagnosed with HIV.”  Contrary to popular belief, HIV still remains an epidemic within the US, and while the ability to treat the disease has increased with time, there is still no cure.  This has led to the desire... [Read more...]

What Would it Look Like to Accept ‘What Is’?

July 13, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We can spend so much of our energy pushing uphill against what is. You may wonder, “What is ‘what is’?” What is, is reality. It is the inevitable; it is the situation that you wish were not in existence. It is the fact that: You would prefer it if someone else was your boss … you wish that bad habit... [Read more...]

Real Threat of undocumented Crossing is to Public Health.

July 7, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Now before some zealot, pro-black/pro-white only progressive liberal republican starts to attack me, I just want to say that I am pro-people, all people and that I practice the use of logic and reason as opposed to emotional invective to present my perspective on what think.  For the record, I am an infectious disease specialist,... [Read more...]

Ebola a Potential Epidemic.

July 3, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Officials of the World Health Organization (WHO) state there have been more than 635 cases of Ebola spread across Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia since West Africa’s first and current Ebola outbreak.  There are fears by the international community that the disease will spread to neighboring countries.  This is especially... [Read more...]

The Beauty Benefits From Eating Fruit.

July 2, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In present day we spend billions as a nation on beauty products and procedures, but what if all you needed to stay looking young and feeling beautiful was a few specific vital vitamins and minerals? Find out how you can keep your skin soft, radiant and blemish free as well as have healthy hair and nails just by eating the right... [Read more...]

Be Yourself – 5 Ways to Bring Out Your Best You!

June 29, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In recent conversations, the theme “be you” came up several times.  And when themes emerge, I always like to seek the lesson for myself and eventually share it with you.  If you feel like sometimes you struggle with saying what you mean, doing what you love or relaxing around certain people, then this week’s... [Read more...]

African Americans’ Predisposition to Diabetes.

June 22, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) June is National Safety Month. This year’s theme is safety: It takes all of us.  But how can we make our communities safer when we don’t understand the dangers or where they arise from?   How can we prevent the onset of a disease we don’t yet fully understand?  In an age where equality is idealized, many have lost sight... [Read more...]

Ahhh…It’s Time to Relax!

June 22, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In our stress-filled world, it can be easy to become uptight, irritable and just plain unpleasant. But why live that way when you can relax, enjoy life and accomplish more than those who spend their days in a frenzy? Here are five powerful ways to simply relax: 1. Forget perfection Do you have a hard time relaxing if your house... [Read more...]

Stop Hiding in the Dark and be somebody.

June 16, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) You can be somebody.. Every word in these blogs is written with the hope that you will read something that will spark something in you. I am trying to get you to see you. Because right now you are in a dark place, you are like a person in a bathroom with the lights off and the door closed trying to get yourself ready in the... [Read more...]

WARNING : Dangers of a Psychotic Nation.

June 16, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In this article I want to point out a serious problem in our country that goes virtually unspoken of in the mainstream American Conversation. And at this point this problem can literally be considered a ” Plague ” and that plague being Mental Illness. The National Institute of Mental Illness stated that ” Mental... [Read more...]

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