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  • Turkey Cooking Safety Tips from the CDC … Enjoy a Delicious and Properly Prepared Meal!

    Turkey Cooking Safety Tips from the CDC … Enjoy a Delicious and Properly Prepared Meal!

    The holiday season is fast approaching! Take a minute to read the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) noteworthy article titled “It’s Turkey Time: Safely Prepare Your Holiday Meal”. As stated in the article, there are four specific areas of concern when preparing a turkey: safety practices regarding the thawing, preparing, stuffing and cooking it to the adequate temperature. Whether...

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  • Five Quick Tips for Healthier Cooking and Eating … From Celebrity Chef G. Garvin

    Celebrity Chef, G. Garvin, was recently interviewed by guest writing contributor, Kumba Sennar, and he shared a few comments with readers regarding healthier cooking and eating. In the article, “In The Kitchen with Celebrity Chef G. Garvin”, originally published on BlackDoctor.org, Chef Garvin provides helpful hints and tips to cooking a healthier meal for ourselves and our families! You can...

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  • Try This HHS Health Tool for Yourself, a Family Member or Friend!

    Try This HHS Health Tool for Yourself, a Family Member or Friend!

    I’ve been looking for an easy to use tool that people can utilize to stay up-to-date on the preventive health services that they may need to pay attention to based on their gender and age. I was delighted to find that The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services has created myhealthfinder.  You can utilize this tool by answering three easy...

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  • New Report From The Annenberg Center on the Use of Mobile Phones for Health!

    New Report From The Annenberg Center on the Use of Mobile Phones for Health!

    On June 24-25, 2014, The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands and the USC Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership & Policy convened a group of experts to explore ways to make sure that all users of mobile phones have the benefit of devices that can be used when needed for important health services. I am pleased to share the new report...

  • Extremely Useful Report on Advancing Primary Care Delivery Just Released!

    Extremely Useful Report on Advancing Primary Care Delivery Just Released!

    The UnitedHealth Center for Health Reform & Modernization has just released an important analysis on the state of Primary Care today and a road map for advancing this critical discipline in the future. The report entitled, Advancing Primary Care Delivery – Practical, Proven, and Scalable Approaches, provides the basic statistics, trends and challenges on the availability and scope of primary...

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  • No More Excuses: Get Your Flu Shot!

    No More Excuses: Get Your Flu Shot!

    It’s flu season again … and I just hate it when people are exposed to preventable illness because of their own laziness or that of others! Please do yourself, and the rest of us, a favor: Get your flu shot today! And, can we please put to rest this hurtful myth that the flu vaccine is dangerous? It’s just...

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